This one man has brought forth an immense pride and praises to the Indian country, especially from here from the soil of Madras. His father was a music director who passed away when AR Rahman was just 5 years old. At the age of 11, he started learning the musical and even started to play for many musicians. At the age of 21, he made his debut in the industry through Maniratnam’s Roja and from then, there was no turning back for the academy awards. Even after winning the global awards, he keeps focussing more into the Indian music. He has now lined up around 7 movies for this year that starts off with Manirathnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai followed by Shankar’s 2.0, Arya-Jayam Ravi starrer Sangamithra and many more projects in Hollywood and Bollywood as well. The music director has always credited his thanksgiving to the almighty and he is the only one in the industry, where he manages to bring up everyone together in charms of musical beauty. When STR had to go through some inevitable controversies for ‘Beep Song’, be brought him out of the troubles by personally editing and composing the teaser song of ‘Thalli Pogathey’.