Pranaya Rana comes from Nepal. Music is his greatest passion and he plays music mostly for social causes. He has been in the Nepalese Music Industry for over a decade and produced two music albums. He currently resides in Georgia and is a part of 4M Band, a Nepali fusion band, that brings cultural music to Nepali residents in the region and contributes to social causes through musical fundraising and direct donations. Pranaya has a Ph.D. in International Conflict Management and is a part-time Assistant Professor in the Interdisciplinary Studies Department at Kennesaw State University, GA. Pranaya has been representing Nepal in Mobile International Festival since 2015.