A. R. Rahman

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A. R. Rahman

Birthday 06 January 1967 (Friday)
Birth Place Chennai , Tamil Nadu
Country
Age (in 2021)54 years 6 months 21 days Old
Birth Sign Capricorn
Height in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 4" ins
Weight in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154.32 lbs
Religion/Caste

He’s an Indian Composer, Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Philanthropist, Record Producer, Music Director, Playback Singer, Conductor & Arranger who best known for his work in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, English and Malayalam movies.

Other Name: Allah-Rakha Rahman, A. S. Dileep Kumar, A. R. R., Isai Puyal, Mozart of Madras
Other Professions: Arranger Magician Music Director Philanthropist Playback Singer Record Producer Singer Songwriter

A. R. Rahman Biography, Relationship & Career

A. R. Rahman, the pride of India, a Music Composer, Singer, Lyricist, and Instrumental participant who had tough times in his youth. Rahman began to learn Piano at age four. Following his father’s passing, he began to play piano professionally to support his family financially when he was twenty-five years. He revealed his musical excellence by playing in bands and jingles. He created over 300 Jingles which polished his profession in a larger way. He was part of this group called “Roots” from 1984-88. In this prime period, he scored keyboard for 10 — 12 Kannada movies.

He fulfilled Director Mani Ratnam while getting an award for his java advertisement in the year of 1991. Mani Ratnam was affected by Rahman’s soundtracks and their first Job was Roja (1992) and this was a commercial hit and debut movie in his musical journey. In the same year, back to back he wrote a Malayalam film, Yodha. A.R. Rahman began to work for a variety of movies in all the Indian languages and in Hollywood too. There are umpteen numbers of super hit musical pictures we can say from which Rangeela, Bombay, Taal, Rang De Basanti, Gentleman, Enthiran (The Robot) are few.

He for the movie”Roja” bagged the”Rajat Kamal” award as the Best Music Director at the National Film Awards. Rahman won many musical hearts and won the name”Isai Puyal” and”Mozart of Madras”. Apart from such an esteemed award, the Oscar winner was also decorated with a number of honorary Doctorates and Awards. He never missed bagging the awards for background scores for the movies Pro, Jodhaa Akbar. Though he’s an expert in writing all genres, his near heart is a Romantic genre.

A. R. Rahman based”KM College of Music and Technology” Chennai, in the year 2008 that was inaugurated by the Shri. Mukesh Ambani. He also received a Christmas card and a dinner invitation from the Former President of the U.S Mr. Barack Obama. He’s a supporter of”rescue the child” in India and a worldwide ambassador of the WHO’s”Stop TB Partnership”. A Street from the US was called as a token of honor in the year 2013.

AR Rahman was born in a musical Mudaliyar family and his dad R. K. Shekhar was a music composer. He was a born Hindu and because of some family problems, the whole family got converted into an Islamic area. He has three sisters named Ishrath Qadri, Fathima Shekhar & A. R. Reihana (Playback Singer & mom of actor/singer G. V. Prakash Kumar). He’s married to Saira Banu since 1995 and the couple has three children include a son called A. R. Ameen & two brothers named Khatija Rahman, Rahima Rahman.

Body Measurements of A. R. Rahman

Chest Size 39
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 34
Skin Color Wheatish
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black

Personal Info of A. R. Rahman

Home Town Chennai
Nationality
Address Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Religion/Caste
School Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
College Madras Christian College (Chennai) and Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom
Qualification Degree in Western Music
Marital status Married
Hobbies Singing

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A. R. Rahman Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

54 years 6 months 21 days old age A. R. Rahman will turn 55 years on 06 January 2021 ( Wednesday ).