Vicky Chand born (January 28th, 1990), also known by his stage name Hindu V, is a South Asian rapper. He was born and raised in Surrey BC (Canada) and has amassed a large internet following while striving to achieve major success. Originally known as Vicky Chand, under the moniker “VC”, Hindu V first rose to national prominence after the release of his debut single featuring non other than West Coast legend WC (Westcoast Connection) with a song titled “Still Westsidin”. The single received high praise by fans, bloggers and radio stations world wide who were infactuated by the West Coast movement. WC gave V an early CO-Sign in his career saying V would be "the next to blow!
V is becoming one of the few rappers to put Canada on the map. Well known and respected in his city of Vancouver, Hindu V has worked with WC, Young Buck, Gorilla Zoe, Euroz & has performed with artists like Warren G, DJ Quik, Jadakiss, Fabolous & Rich Homie Quan. V's Highly Anticipated Debut Album Guilty By Association (GBA) will be released late February 2016 with full digital distribution through Universal Canada. V seemingly moves confidently through his career in hopes to not only carry the weight of an overlooked country, but also give the South Asian community across the world the chance to hear their voice in the Rap industry.
Major Achievements in 2014:
- 200,000 + Views on "Still Westsidin'" Single Ft WC
- Featured On DJ Wispas - Trap Wars Mixtape Volume 14 hosted by Young Buck
- Featured artist of the year on HipHopCanada.Com
- Featured Artist of the month on Allunsigned.com
- Winner of the 2014 MuchFACT Viral Video Grant in association with Bell Media.
- Heavy Rotation on California radio station DeezNutsRadio
- 30+ successful shows in the last year