Priya Ragu is a Sri Lankan Tamil-Swiss singer-songwriter who is popular for her songs Good Love 2.0 (2020) and Lighthouse (2021) from her debut mixtape Damnshestamil..In the 1980s, her parents flee their hometown Jaffna, Sri Lanka, amidst the Sri Lankan civil war. Leaving their home and hearth, they migrated to Switzerland. Childhood picture of Priya Ragu (middle).Born to refugees parents, she grew up in the Swiss village Bazenheid, St Gallen. She first gained insight into the Sri Lankan culture when she went on a family trip to Toronto, home to numerous Tamil expatriates. The similarities between Sri Lankan and Tamil culture introduced Ragu to her roots. While recalling her trip to Toronto, she said, Theres way more Tamil there than in Switzerland. Seeing Tamil restaurants, Tamil shops, even the bus driver was Tamil!.
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