Allah Rakha Rahman alias A .Dileep Kumar was born on January 6, 1966, in Chennai
At the age of 11, Rahman joined Illaiyaraja's troupe as a keyboard player.
His acclaimed music compositions have led TIME Magazine to declare him the 'Mozart of Madras' and in film circles , he is called Isai Puyal
A R Rahman is married to Saira Bano. The couple have three children: Khatija, Rahim, and Aman
I have tremendous respect towards all the religions. After all, God have taught us to love each other.
I had some golden rules when I started my film career. These rules were good lyrics, good thought, good melodies, good recording and good presentation
I dream of a quiet environment where there will be music and not car horns
I am doing just two films a year, so I guess I should have all the time for my music school
A R Rahman on screen From Roja to Slumdog Millionaire Allah Rakkha Rahman has mesmerised the world with his tunes not just on screenbut on Broadway too. Each time he has wowed his listeners with something new. Here's a look at his chartbusters from the word go.