The Indian born & now a Policeman in United Kingdom Kulbinder Rai willingly donated £1000 to Cancer Research Laboratory of Liecester University. It was really proud moment for all Indians because he created a unique image in the United Kingdom. Mr. Rai is really a Noble soul for a Noble cause informed Dwarka Parichay that hestarted doing Fund Raising for Cancer Charities and Hospitals through his Music when his Wife Sukhninder was Diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer in 2009. She passed away in 2010 and is Still carrying on in her Memory, so that whatever he do it can Help someone out there Suffering with CANCER. He Performs for other Charities as well as Cancer Charities in other Countries as well as in UK, whenever he gets the opportunity.” He further added that he has been a Senior Special Police Constable in The UK for 20yrs, in that time he has been Awarded 3 Medals, 2 by The Queen and Also a Special Award from The Home Office. He has also been a Semi Professional Singer for the last 8yrs, Now he is Full Time into Music as a Professional Singer.
Kulbinder Rai born in the Punjab and came to England at early age of nine. His father passed away when he was 12, and as a youngster he helped to support his family by taking up a job as a paper boy, doing two rounds in the morning and two in the evening.
After college, he became an aerospace engineer and started working part-time as a special constable in 1994, where he earned three medals for his outstanding contribution to the police force including a Queen’s Gold Jubilee medal in 2002, a Long Service medal in 2004 and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012.
He was married in 1977, and is a father-of-two. His passion for Punjabi Bhangra music led him to start singing professionally, and he released his debut album titled ‘Khangoora’ in March 2008. This contained a mixture of duets and solos, then ‘Mr Singh’ was released in 2009 with just solo tracks. Rest is the history.
So far his 6 albums have been recorded and released Duets with Miss Pooja, Nirmal Sidhu & Suman Bhatti. He has already Performed in several Countries like UK, India, America, Canada. Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, places like: Punjab, Bombay, California, Toronto, Vancouver, New York, Paris etc. and all over the UK. He proudly shared that he even Performed Live with Bollywood and Classical singer Rafakhat Ali Khan.
He also Performed with most of the Big Artists in the Bhangra Industry: Sukhshinder Shinda, Jazzy B, Nirmal Sidhu, Miss Pooja, Channi Singh, Premi Johal, Lehmber Hussainpuri, Geeta Zaildar, H Dhami, JK, Jaz Dhami, Garry Sandhu, Raghav, Angrej Ali, And the Chart Topping SHOLA AMMA !! to name a few. He recently been to Bollywood to record his New Hindi Song: KABHI NAZAR, Recorded Live with Full Bollywood Orchestra. While there, he was interviewed by the Bollywood media and there he was popular called:The Singing Policeman. As well as other Concerts he has been performing LIVE Concerts for Cancer Charities & Other Charities around the World.
You can also watch his live performance in hi Music Videos & read more more interesting story of his Life at www.kulbinderrai.com
(Interviewed conducted via email & Phonic conversation)