The most prominent artist of this genre is none other than "Ad Carabao", The King of Contemporary Folk Music. He was born at Tha Peeliang, Suphanburi where his father is the head of a music group. At Tha Peeliang, Ad Carabao has absorbed the love and passion for music through playing, learning, and performing folk songs from the central region, including Lam Tad, Pleng Choy, and Ee-Saew songs since childhood. Ad Carabao has written many songs dedicated to Suphanburi, such as Nhoom Suphan and Mont Muang Suphan, etc. In 2013, Ad Carabao was recognized as a national artist in Performing Arts (International Music).