“Ever heard of a foreigner singing Nepali song?”
“Yes sir, many times.”
“Ever heard of a foreigner singing Nepali song so fluently?”
“Quite not sure. Not nearly.”
He is Peter McDonough, a born American, who can not only speak Nepali with Nepali accent but also can sing Nepali songs like a pro. In an interview with Mazzako TV, he said that he lived in Nepal for 5 years during his childhood days. He not only learnt Nepali language while growing up, but he was also fascinated by the Nepali culture, music and lifestyle. He is married to Anita Maharjan from Nepal. Peter has covered many Nepali songs, and they are all available on YouTube.