A R Rahman

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Stage Name:
A.R. Rahman

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Real Name:
A. S. Dileep Kumar

Music Director, Singer



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A R Rahman is a Music Director and Singer

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Article Type: Biography
Category: Music Director, Singer

NameA R Rahman
Real NameA. S. Dileep Kumar
Pet / Nick NameIsai Puyal, The Mozart of Madras
ProfessionMusic Director, Singer
OriginChennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

A R Rahman Age (Current)54 years3 months23 daysold
Date Of Birth (DOB)— 01/06/1967 (M/D/Y)
BirthplaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Star Sign (Nakshatra)Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or DeadAlive
Date Of Death (DOD) (M/D/Y)
After Death Timeline0 years0 months0 days0 hours0 minutes0 seconds
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54 years, 8 month, 12 days, 9 hours, 18 minutes, 21 seconds.
19979 Total days.
- On September 18, 2021


Relationship Status: Not Known
Marital Status: Not Sure

Girlfriend/Boyfriend(s) :

Not Officially announced Yet

Spouse (Wife or Husban:

No Update

Kids: Don’t Know

Father: Yet To Update
Mother: Yet To Update
Sister(s): Not Known
Brother(s): Not Known

Father / Mother, Family Details

A R Rahman FatherR. K. Shekhar
MotherKareema Beegum
No. Of. Brothers0
No. Of. Sisters3
Brother(s)No BrotherNot Sure
Sister(s)A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri

Father – R. K. Shekhar (Music Composer)

Mother – Kareema Beegum

Brother – None

Sisters – A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri

Relationship, Affairs, Wife / Husband, Girlfriends / Boyfriends

A R Rahman Relationship StatusCommitted
Interested InNot Known
Marital StatusMarried
Marital TypeNot Sure
SpouseWife – Saira Banu

Not Known

Wedding Details

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Divorce Date
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Son / Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids1
No.Of. Female Kids2

Kids Details

Daughter – Khatija, Rahima

Son – Ameen

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

ReligionIslam (Converted from Hinduism)
A R Rahman’s CasteFather – Not Known
Mother – Same As Fathers
CommunityNot Known
Mother TongueTamil
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / OriginChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Home TownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
A R Rahman’s Current CityChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
AddressKodambakkam, Chennai

Personal Details:

DOB (m/d/y):
January 6, 1967
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Mother Tongue:
Languages Known:
English, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu
Birth Star:
Star Unknown
Islam (Converted from Hinduism)
Not Known
No Hobbies Revealed Yet


Kodambakkam, Chennai

Educational Details:

Under Graduate
School: Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
College: Madras Christian College, Chennai Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom

Physical Traits & Appearance:

A.R. Rahman Height In Feet:
70 kg / 154.35 lbs (Approx.)
Body Measurements:

34-30-34 (B-H-W)
- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 16 Inches

Body Type:
Skin Tone:
Very Fair
Hair Color:
Dark Brown
Eye Color:

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Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body TypeSlim
Body MeasurementsNot Known
Zero SizeN/A
A R Rahman’s Height5 feet 5 inches / 165 Centimeters
Weight70 kg / 154.35 lbs

Face Properties

Face ShapeOval
Eye ColourBlack Eyes
Nose TypeSharp
Hair ColourBlack.
Hair LengthMedium Length
Dimple StatusNo
BeardClean Shaved


CharacterGood Human
PositiveHumble, Honesty, Fairness
NegativeNot Known


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Does Smoke?
Not Sure
Drinks Alcohol?
Not Known

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Education, Qualification

SchoolPadma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
CollegeMadras Christian College, Chennai Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom
A R Rahman’s QualificationDegree in Western Classical Music
Other Education NotesNot Known


Life Style

Does A R Rahman, Consume Alcohol?No
Does A R Rahman, Smoke Cigarettes?No
Will Drive?Not Sure Yet
Is A R Rahman, Swims?Yes
Is A R Rahman, Yoga Practitioner?No
Does Gym?No
Is A R Rahman, a Jogger?Yes
Eating Habit?Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

A R Rahman’s HobbiesPlaying musical instruments
FoodSouth Indian
MusicIndian classical, Western classical, Instrumental – Indian, Instrumental – Western

Rahman was referred to before known as A. S. Dileep Kumar before he changed over from Hinduism to Islam.

He had a troublesome adolescence as his dad passed on when he was 9 years of age, leaving him as the sole gaining wellspring of his family. At first, he used to play his dad’s console to procure cash.

He scored 62% in his board tests.

He sought to be a PC engineer.

Following the strides of his dad, he incepted his initial preparing in music from Master Dhanraj.

His first pay was 50 (INR) for working a stereo.

From 1984-88, he was a piece of the band called Roots. During this period, he additionally played console for 10-12 Kannada movies.

Afterward, he turned out to be a piece of a musical crew called Nemesis Avenue, where he filled in as maker arranger and furthermore performed for a show “Jive live”.

In 1987, he began creating short melodies for advertisement plugs, first among them was Alwyn’s new in vogue scope of watches. What’s more, in the range of 5 years, he made around 300 out of them.

In 1989, he and his family changed over to Islam from Hinduism after his sister learned about other worldly alleviation of her extreme disease from the favors of a Pir Qadri called Sheik Abdul Qadir Jeelani.

In 1991, he met a maker, Sharada Trilok, who acquainted him with her cousin, Mani Ratnam who got such a great amount of awed with his exhibition, that he gave him a leap forward in the film Roja (1992). In 2005, a similar tune was recorded among TIME’s “10 Best Soundtracks” ever.

Not many individuals realize that the primary film for which he created music was Mohanlal starrer Yodha (1992), a Malayalam film.

By 2004, he was among the world’s untouched top selling recording specialists, as till at that point, he sold very nearly 200 million tapes and 150 million chronicles of his soundtracks.

Despite the fact that he wants to make music out everything being equal, however sentimental is his top pick.

In 2008, he established KM College of Music and Technology in Chennai, which was introduced by Mukesh Ambani.

His Oscar Award winning melody “Jai Ho” was at first formed for the Bollywood film Yuvvraaj (2008), yetit later turned into a piece of Slumdog Millionaire (2008).

In 2012, he had gotten a Christmas card and a supper welcome from Barack Obama, the then President of the United States at the White House.

He shares his birthday (6 January) with his child, Ameen.

He is a worldwide diplomat of the WHO’s “Stop TB Partnership” and furthermore bolsters “Spare the Child” in India.

In 2013, a road was named in his respect in Markham, Ontario, Canada.

In contrast to different performers, he enjoys creating music during the evening.

His most loved raaga is “Sindhu Bhairavi”.

Alongside producer Shekhar Kapoor, he has propelled an online life stage called “Qyuki”, to grandstand the crude ability in India.

On 20 January 2017, he alongside individuals from the Nadigar Sangam watched a one-day quick to help the general population of Tamil Nadu challenging the prohibition on Jallikattu ( a bull-subduing occasion).

In January 2018, he turned into the first-since forever brand minister of Sikkim.

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite ActorNot Known
Favourite ActressesNot Known
Favourite Film(s)Not Known
Favourite Director(s)Not Known
Favourite FoodPalak Paneer, Rasam-Rice
Favourite DrinkNot Known
Favourite FruitNot Known
Preferred OutfitNot Known
Preferred PerfumeNot Known
Favourite Destination(s)Chennai, Mumbai, London
A R Rahman’s Favourite ColourNot Known
Favourite MusicianIlayaraja, Mohammad Rafi, Michael Jackson
Favourite Singer(s)Not Known
Favourite Song(s)Not Known
Favourite Sport(s)Not Known

Gossips, Controversies

A fatwa or periphery was issued against him for making music out of biopic on Prophet Muhammad, called “Muhammad: The Messenger of God.”

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

A R Rahman’s Salary(approx)
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Movable and Immovable Assets

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Debut Music Director : Roja (1992, Tamil & Hindi)

Album : Vande Mataram (1997)

Honors, Awards

1992- Best Music Direction – Roja

1996- Best Music Direction – Minsara Kanavu

2001- Best Music Direction – Lagaan

2002- Best Music Direction – Kannathil Muthamittal

2017- Best Music Direction – Kaatru Veliyidai

2017- Best Music Direction – Mom

Academy Award

2009- Best Original Score and Best Original Song for “Jai Ho” – Slumdog Millionaire


2009- Best Film Music – Slumdog Millionaire

Grammy Award

2009- Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture and Best Song Written for a Motion Picture for “Jai Ho” – Slumdog Millionaire


1995- Kalaimamani by the Government of Tamil Nadu

2000- Padma Shri by the Government of India

2001- Awadh Samman by the Government of Uttar Pradesh

2004- National Lata Mangeshkar Award by the Government of Madhya Pradesh

2010- Padma Bhushan by the Government of India







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