Naved Shaikh, aka Naezy, is a Mumbai based Indian Hip Hop Rapper born on 10th August 1993. He is largely famous for being portrayed by
in the film
. With the hit song ‘Birju’ from the film
, he made his film debut in 2015. Naezy made his debut with the music video called “Aafat”, which released in 2014, followed by the 2015 breakout hit “Mere Gully Mein,” which he collaborated with Divine
. A documentary about his life, titled “Bombay 70” was produced after the release of the song. It won the best short film award at MAMI in 2014. Their music soon caught the attention of a Bollywood director named
, and she made the blockbuster film Gully Boy inspired by the Mumbai rap scene.