Thai female knocker
musical artist
Danupha Khanatheerakul ( Thai : ดนุภา คณาธีรกุล ; RTGS : danupha khanathirakun, behave 13 November 2002 ), better known by her stage name, Milli, is a Thai female knocker and singer. She rose to prominence nationally with her debut single “ Phak Kon ” ( พักก่อน ), [ 1 ] which was released in February 2020. It was followed by another successful single “ Sud Pang ” ( สุดปัง ) late in the year. In April 2022, she performed at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, becoming the moment Thai artist to perform there. [ 2 ]

early and personal biography [edit ]

Milli was born Danupha Khanatheerakul on 13 November 2002 in Bangkok, Thailand. She graduated from Satrinonthaburi School [ thorium ]. [ 3 ] She has her interest in hip-hop since when she was in Matthayom 2 ( equivalent to Grade 8 ) and has cited Nicki Minaj as her inspiration. [ 4 ] On 21 July 2021, the military government of Prayut Chan-o-cha charged her for criticising its poor reply to the COVID-19 pandemic. She was accused of posting data which “ threatens the national security ”, a crime punishable by up to five years in prison. [ 5 ] Thai netizens, including multiple artists and music entities, voiced out their support of her using the hashtag “ # Saveมิลลิ ” ( # SaveMilli ). [ 6 ] The government additionally vowed to prosecute at least 20 more thai influencers for knock of the government, accusing them of spreading “ forge newsworthiness ”. [ 7 ]

2019–present : music career [edit ]

JOOX Milli and Youngohm on an ad of Milli began her career on stage by competing on the Thai TV show The Rapper 2. [ 8 ] She was praised by the contest ‘s judges for her alien act and scorch style. She is registered as an artist under YUPP!, [ 4 ] a Thai rapping-centred label. [ 9 ]

introduction singles [edit ]

Milli recorded her beginning unmarried “ Phak Khon ” ( พักก่อน ) in February 2020, a sarcastic hip-hop fused song about her friends in school and a message of anti-bullying. This sung uses Lu, Isan and English. [ 1 ] It launched her into popularity, with the music video recording reaching 90,226,674 views on YouTube as of April 2022. [ 1 ] [ 10 ] [ 11 ] In June 2020, she recorded a second unmarried “ Sud Pang ” ( สุดปัง ), that is about her life, dreams and beauty. This sung uses Thai ( Northern and Southern ), Isan, Japanese, phasa lu, and English. This song has 43,308,512 views on YouTube as of April 2022 .

Coachella Festival 2022 [edit ]

Milli performed with artists from 88rising at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on 17 April 2022, making her the second artist from Thailand to perform there, since Lisa from Blackpink was the beginning. [ 13 ] [ 2 ] Her performance included a rap that mentioned “ trains from Rama V ‘s reign – in use for 120 years ” ; referring to the outdated trains still used regularly in modern Thai Railway, and “ hundred-thousand- baht Kinnari light poles ” ; referring to the ill-famed corruptness shell of Racha Thewa subdistrict politics spend state funds on the Kinnari -topped light poles, costing THB 100,000 each and THB 68.2 millions in sum. [ 12 ] [ 14 ] She finished her show eating a smasher of Thai dessert mango gluey rice on the stagecoach, leading to a billow in consumption of the dish in Thailand, with orders for mango sticky rice doubling in some stores. [ 15 ] [ 16 ] A mango awkward rice storehouse in Bangkok reported that an extra 30 kilograms ( 66 pound ) of awkward rice had to be prepared following the unprecedented surge for the dish. [ 17 ] Around the like time, the Thai movie Fast & Feel Love [th] in which she made a cameo has been released in cinema. She coincidentally mentioned her dream of becoming an internationally-recognised artist as share of her dialogue in the film. This prompts the film ‘s film director Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit to post on Facebook congratulating her, saying “ the movie and reality have now crossed and co-exist at the same time ”. [ 18 ]

discography [edit ]

Singles [edit ]

Year Song name
2020 พักก่อน (Phak Kon)
สุดปัง (Sud Pang)
2021 หนูทำเอง (Nu Tham Eng)
Not Yet
“The Weekend” – Bibi (remix)

OSTs [edit ]

Year Song name Featured artists For
2020 คนจะรวย (Khon Ja Ruai) MAIYARAP The Graduates บัณฑิตเจ็บใหม่
เอาให้ชัด (Ao Hai Chat) Puimek Friend Zone 2 Dangerous Area

As a leading or sport artist [edit ]

Year Song name Assisting artists
2020 Chang Mang F.HERO, ALL STARS
ดูออก (LOOKOUT) มีน, PAESAXMILD, ว่าน วันวาน
พูดปด (LIE) LIL ICE
ไหนเล่า (Nai Lao?) AUTTA, BLACKSHEEP
โนสน โนแคร์ (No Son No Khae) นิวจิ๋ว, หวาย
แฟนใหม่หน้าคุ้น (Faen Mai Na Khun) MAIYARAP
ตาแตก (Ta Taek) WONDERFRAME, วอร์ วนรัตน์, หยิ่น อานันท์
2021 จีนี่ จ๋า (2021) (Genie Ja (2021)) บลอสซั่ม ชนัญชิดา, แก้ม วิชญาณี, หวาย ปัญญริสา, จิงจิง วริศรา
ปั๊มป่าว? (Pam Pao?) BEN BIZZY
ที่สุดของฉัน (Thi Sut Khong Chan) บลอสซั่ม ชนัญชิดา, แก้ม วิชญาณี, หวาย ปัญญริสา, จิงจิง วริศรา
เพื่อนเล่น ไม่เล่นเพื่อน (Just Being Friendly) Tilly Birds
ลำพัง (Lamphang) LAZYLOXY
Say It JACKIE (Trinity)
ฟาด (Whip it!) Tsunari
Mirror Mirror F.HERO, Changbin (Stray Kids)
อนาคตคือ (Anakhot Khue) YOUNGOHM
( Khae Phuean Thao Nan Sing Thi Thoe Hai Kan Man Ko Khae Ni Ngai Tha Ja Mai Rak Ko Mai Tong Hai Khwam Wang )

other works [edit ]

  • ร้าย (FIERCE) – หวาย
  • MiNi HEART (มินิฮาร์ท) – Miya Thongchua
  • Booty Bomb – 4EVE

television receiver [edit ]

  • The Graduates บัณฑิตเจ็บใหม่ (2021)

film [edit ]

Awards [edit ]

  • Rising Star; KAZZ Awards 2020; 24 August 2020
  • Hip-Hop Song of The Year, and New Face of The Year; RAP IS NOW AWARDS 2020; 3 November 2020
  • 10 most hit songs of 2020; Thailand Top 100 2020; 8 November 2020

References [edit ]