Sugam Pokharel | Full Biography, Wife, Age, Height, Education and Musical Career

Sugam Pokharel

Sugam Pokharel is a Nepali popular pop singer, songwriter, RJ and music composer who is working in the Nepali music industry since 1995. In recent years, he has been also known as a popular playback singer. He became popular as a playback singer for the song Ke yo Maya ho from the movie Mero Auta Sathi Chha. Most of the Nepali people remember him for the festival song Dashain Tihar. He has given many other hit songs such as Mero Auta Sathi Chha, Mero Sansar, K yo Maya ho, Feri tyo din, etc. Sugam is also known as One Man Band.

NameSugam Pokharel
Birthday20 September, 1979
Birth PlaceMangalbaarey, Morang
OccupationSinger, Music Composer, Song writer, RJ
First Solo AlbumSUNYA
Relationship StatusMarried
Debut SongMa Maya Garchu
Ancestral homeKhotang
Famous SongDashain Tihar, Mero auta sathi chha
InstrumentsVocal Guitar
Famous for One Man Band
SpouseLiza Pokharel
AwardsBest New Artist of the Year (2003)


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Early Life and Education

Sugam Pokharel was born on 20 September 1979 in Morang, Nepal. She spent his entire childhood in his birthplace. Pokharel was from an upper-middle-class family. His father was working in a government job. He finished his schooling from Biratnagar and later Pokharel moved to Kathmandu for his musical career and study. He wanted to go to America after plus two education. But somehow, he pursued his career as a singer in Nepal.


Sugam Pokharel completed his school leaving certificate from Biratnagar and moved to Kathmandu for study and to go to America. Before that time, he had no intention of becoming a singer. When he was living in Kathmandu, he started working on Radio as RJ. After joining the job as RJ, he started music class and also started to save some money for the song recording.


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Sugam started a music career with Sudin Pokharel. Their first two songs became a super flop. Later, Sugam recorded his fourth and first solo song Mero Sansar. This song includes his own lyrics and composition.

In 2001, he recorded another album named 1MB (One Man Band). This became a super hit. Sugam is one of the few Nepali singers who is contributing to the Nepali Music Industry for many years. He is also a very versatile singer. Sugam has done some Lok Modern Songs, Festival Songs, POP Songs, etc.

Personal Relationship and Affair

Sugam Pokharel was in a personal relationship with Liza Pokharel. At that time, Liza gave her a gold bracelet to record his music album. They married in 2002.

Sugam with Family
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Some Facts of Sugam Pokharel

  1. Sugam was come from Biratnagar to Kathmandu just to go to America.
  2. Sugam’s first two songs were a super flop.
  3. Pokharel’s first solo recording is Mero Sansar which became the top seller in Nepal.
  4. His debut song was Ma Maya Garchu.
  5. Every Nepali people remember his for the song Dashain Tihar.

Sugam Pokharel on Social Media

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