New Delhi: MTV’s rap show MTV Hustle 2.0 has found its winner in Abhishek Baisla, popularly known as MC Square. MC Square lifts the trophy and also receives a cheque of Rs 10 lakh.
Meanwhile, Tanishq Singh from Delhi became the first runner up followed by Mumbai’s Nihar Hodawadekar.
After he was declared the winner, MC Square got emotional and said, “It was my childhood dream of becoming a star and now I can proudly tell my mother that her son is indeed one.”
He further added, “The love and support from Badshah Sir and my co-contestants kept motivating me — it all added up. I dedicate this win to the entire rap community. Hip-Hop for life.”
Speaking about the winner’s journey Badshah said, “Our talented contestants have amazed me week-on-week with their storytelling and skills. Abhishek has undoubtedly proven to be the next rap voice that the Indian hip-hop community was looking for and I couldn’t be happier for him.”
Who is MTV Hustle 2.0 Winner MC Square?
Abhishek Baisla, famously known as MC Square hails from Faridabad. The 23-year-old is a civil engineer by profession but he always had a passion for music. Interestingly, the MTV Hustle 2.0 winner does not have any formal training either in music or rap.
Speaking about his journey, MC Square said, “When I was pursuing my B. Tech degree, I was only thinking about what can I write next and how can I be better at music… I was quite good at my studies. Just because as an artist, I knew how to think and do something logically and studies came to me naturally.”
He further said, “I don’t have any formal training regarding music or rap, I used to listen to a lot of poets and rappers. I started off by writing poems and then slowly I tried to be more professional.”