Popular influencer and YouTube sensation CarryMinati, aka Ajay Ajey Nagar, has released his eighth rap single titled “Jalwa” which pays a magical tribute to the real-life Queen of the Nile, Cleopatra.

This new rap single combines an upbeat number with a hard-hitting base line. What’s more, to make the release even more exciting, the 24-year-old content creator has released an electrifying music video where he dons a gothic, stylized, charismatic look.


The track was composed by Carryminati’s older brother Wily Frenzy aka Yash Nagar, and the the music video directed by Rahul Shetty of Dance India Dance, produced by Deepak Char and managed by One Digital Entertainment.

Commenting on this latest release, CarryMinati stated: “When I was writing this track, I had a very Egyptian theme in my head. I wanted to make a track that rendered a vibe of desserts and pharaohs. The music video is not an item song but it comes from a place of purity and spirituality.”

“Cleopatra was one of the most successful and powerful queens in history. This track celebrates the beauty and intelligence of a woman in a respectful but contemporary manner.”

Wily Frenzy added: “I wanted to create an experimental soundscape that layered traditional Egyptian themes with contemporary beats. This track was created keeping in mind a modern age Cleopatra. We hope the listeners enjoy it as much we enjoyed making it!”

The rap single which was released on Friday across all major streaming platforms, was a massive hit, with the music video receiving more than 7 million views on YouTube till date.

In the past, CarryMinati has dropped rap singles like ‘Yalgaar’, ‘Zindagi’, ‘Trigger’, ‘Warrior’, ‘Bye Pewdiepie’, ‘Vardaan’. He has additionally featured in Salim-Sulaiman’s ‘Date Karle’.