Karthik Sundar Gubbi, better known by his stage name GUBBI (ಗುಬ್ಬಿ), is an Indian multilingual rapper and lyricist well known for rapping predominantly in KANNADA (ಕನ್ನಡ) language. He raps in English, Hindi and GERMAN as well. Gubbi is the first Kannada rapper to be using literature Kannada in lyrics. In the year 2012 Gubbi started getting noticed for his first Kannada rap song, “Mungaru”(Monsoon) which went viral because of its unique content, a mixture of Kannada and English rhymes.
Gubbi is a native Bangalorean. He is a Bachelor in mechanical engineering and a Master in rhyme crafting. He was one half of the rap act, NEO FATAL. Gubbi previously known as KARNAGE started off developing his rap writing skills by actively participating in text rap battles on social media sites. This dates back to 2006. Battle rap being his foundation, he is a strong lyricist often rapping conscious content mostly what people can relate to.