The one to bag two Grammys and a Golden Globe and who has been nominated for Academy Award (Oscar) five times and winning twice from it, is no other than our Legend AR Rahman. He is one and only music director to have won the National Film Award six times. He is one of the most celebrated and famous music directors in the Bollywood music industry who has made vast and outstanding contributions.
AR Rahman is popularly also known with numerous names like music maestro, Mozart of Madras, and many others. His spectacular contribution to the music industry has changed and reshaped the music industry of India. He brought in a twist in contemporary music. Though he has won several awards and recognition, they still don’t contribute to the music industry’s immense contribution. Those awards represent and show just some aspect, but his work is way beyond. No matter how many times we honor it, it would not be enough.
AR Rahman has worked for more than 100 film soundtracks, each unique and magical. And his record sales are more than two hundred million. His songs will surely give everyone literal chills. Don’t believe us? Listen to these spectacular renditions that will show you and provide you with proof.
Maa Tujhe Salaam
Rang De Basanti
Also Read: The Rags to Riches Story of A.R. Rahman