A. R. Rahaman full name Allah-Rakha Rahman he was born on 6 January as A. S. Dileep Kumar. He is an Indian musician, singer-songwriter, composer, music producer and philanthropist. He is the world’s most prominent and prolific film composer by Time. They also included him the most influential people of the world’s in 2009. In August 2011 The UK-based world-music magazine Songlines named him one of “Tomorrow’s World Music Icons.
A.R. Rahaman was born 6 January 1967 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He born in a middle class Tamil Mudaliar family. His father’s name is R. K. Shekhar, he was a film-score composer and conductor for Tamil and Malayalam films. His mothers name is karma (born Kashturi). Rahman plays the keyboard in his father’s studio, when he was 9 years old his father was dead. After his father’s death, he fathers musical equipment provided his family’s income that was raised by his mother. AR Rahaman and his childhood friend Sivamani, John Anthony, Suresh Peters, JoJo and Raja founded the Chennai-based rock group Nemesis Avenue.
A. R. Rahaman’s mother came from a Muslim family, in 1989 he converted to Islam. In 1995 he got married, his wife’s name is Saira Banu, she is a Bollywood actress. He has three children there name is Khatija Rahman, Rahima Rahman, Ameen Rahman.
Mini Biography of A. R. Rahman:
Birth name: A. S. Dileep Kumar
Present Name: A. R. Rahman, Allah Rakha Rahman,
Fathers Name: R. K. Shekhar
Mothers Name : Kareema Beegum,
Birthdate: 6 January 1967
Birthplace : Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation: Singer, songwriter, composer,
record producer, music director, arranger,
Instruments : Vocals, guitar, percussion,
drums, harpejji, continuum fingerboard,
keyboard, piano, accordion, goblet drum, concert harp
Years active : 1987–present
Associated acts : Nemesis Avenue, will.i.am,
SuperHeavy, Ana Beatriz Barros, Dido,
Ana Beatriz Barros, Roots
Website : www.arrahman.com