An Indian film composer, record producer, musician, and singer. His film scoring career began in the early 1990s. He has won twenty-five Filmfare Awards, four National Film Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, two Grammys and two Academy Awards. He’s been working in India’s various film industries, international cinema, and theatre. In a career spanning over a decade, has sold more than 100 million records of his film scores and soundtracks worldwide, and sold over 200 million cassettes, making him one of the world’s all-time top selling recording artists. Time Magazine has referred to him as the “Mozart of Madras” and several Tamil commentators have coined him the nickname Isai Puyal ( English: Music Storm). He is A.R Rahman.
India! After a hiatus of over half a decade, the legendary musician A.R. Rahman will be seen weaving a magical spell as he embarks on his biggest ever multi-city India tour reliving his musical renditions from over the years. LIVE Viacom18, along with BookMyShow, will bring this spectacular event ‘A.R. Rahman ENCORE- The Concert’, in association with MTV to four major cities in India to celebrate the maestro’s 25 years in music.
The musical maestro! A.R. Rahman Live in Concert in Hyderabad at Gachibowli Stadium was held on 26 November 2017.