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a r rahman


Notes of a Dream: Here's what happened on the night AR Rahman won an Oscar

November 14, 2018 12:24 pm

From being compelled to shoulder the responsibilities of his household at a tender age, converting to Islam at the age of 23 to emerging as one of the most successful music composers in India and finally walking upto the stage and collecting an Oscar in 2011, Rahman's story was waiting to be told.

Kaatru Veliyidai: AR Rahman's song A Minute of Azhagiye is nectar for ears

February 02, 2017 11:14 am

Starting with a 'Pitch Perfect' esque acapella, the song offers constant clap beats and a gentle loop of guitar strums.

A R Rahman thanks Berklee students for rendition of 'Kun Faya Kun', watch video

June 03, 2016 6:25 pm

A R Rahman has thanked students of Berklee College of Music for their soul-stirring rendition of his song "Kun Faya Kun".

A R Rahman to get top Japanese culture prize

May 30, 2016 7:34 pm

Music maestro A R Rahman has been announced as the recipient of Grand Fukuoka Prize 2016.

Right distribution key to foreign success: A.R. Rahman

May 29, 2016 11:18 am

A.R. Rahman has stressed on the need of more distribution channels for Indian artistes abroad.

Template for every kind of music available today: A R Rahman

May 28, 2016 10:57 am

A R Rahman says technology has made things so easy for musicians that there is a template readily available for every type of music.

Country lacks infrastructure for Indie music to grow: A R Rahman

May 16, 2016 7:33 pm

A R Rahman feels there is not enough infrastructure for independent musicians to grow.

A R Rahman googled for info on Pele before composing for biopic

May 11, 2016 11:24 am

A R Rahman, when was approached to score for a biopic on Pele, had to Google to find out about the legendary footballer.

Subhash Ghai lauds A.R. Rahman's music for Pele: Birth of a Legend

May 10, 2016 5:03 pm

Subhash Ghai has praised Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman for the music for the film "Pele: Birth of a Legend".

'99 Songs' a Hindi film, to have hero from Kashmir: A.R. Rahman

May 10, 2016 9:54 am

A.R. Rahman says that his ambitious production "99 Songs" is all set to go on floors after four years of work.


Happy Birthday A R Rahman: Top 10 albums

January 06, 2016 12:00 pm

Oscar winning music composer A.R. Rahman has turned 49 today. From composing music for hit albums like Roja, Slumdog Millionare, Swades and many more to being nominated at international platforms, Rahman has tasted success in his career. Here is a look at his famous albums.