Anirudh Ravichander Family, Wedding Pics | Age, Biography, Wiki, Wife, Daughter, Son
Indian film composer
Born: October 16, 1990 (age 27 years), Chennai, India
Parents: Ravi Raghavendra, Lakshmi Raghavendra
Albums: Maan Karate Special (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), MORE
Awards: Vijay Award for Best Find of the Year
Anirudh Ravichander (அனிருத் ரவிச்சந்தர்) is an Indian film composer and singer, who primarily works in Tamil and Telugu films. At 21, he made his debut in the Tamil industry.
His debut song, “Why This Kolaveri Di”, composed for the film 3, went viral across the globe, etching more than 100 million views on YouTube. He then went on to compose numerous blockbuster hits and became one of the popular composers in South India since 2012.
He is often labelled as a viral prodigy, as his songs going viral and counting more than a million views on digital platforms. He has won 7 South Indian International Movie Awards and a Filmfare Awards South.
He has signed a record deal with music giant Sony Music, which will be publishing his independent albums and live concerts, it also presented a multi-platinum disc plaque for the successful collaborations with Sony.
On the Diwali of 2016, he,along with international artist Diplo released the remix of Major Lazer, Justin Bieber, and MØ’s hit ‘Cold Water’.He won the Chennai Times Most Desirable Man 2017 poll and became the first musician to win this poll
Real Name Anirudh Ravichander
Nickname Not Known
Profession Music Director, Composer, Singer
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weight in Kilograms- 62 kg
in Pounds- 137 lbs
Body Measurements Chest: 38 Inches
Waist: 29 Inches
Biceps: 10 Inches
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Date of Birth 16 October 1990
Age (as in 2016) 26 Years
Birth Place Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Libra
Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan, K.K.Nagar, Chennai
College Loyola College, Chennai; Soundtech Media Institute of Audio Technology, Chennai
Education Qualifications Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Course in Sound Engineering
Debut Singing/Music Directorial Debut: 3 (Tamil, 2011)
Family Father- Ravi Raghavendra (Actor)
Mother- Lakshmi (Dancer)
Favorite Actress Sushmita Sen
Favorite Instrument Piano
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Children Daughter- N/A
Some Lesser Known Facts About Anirudh Ravichander
Anirudh is the son of Tamil actor Ravi Raghavendra.
He is the nephew of superstar Rajinikanth.
He started composing music at the age of 10.
He made his debut at the age of 21 in the Tamil film 3 as a music composer.
He has been inspired by the music of A. R. Rahman.
During his school days, he participated in a music-based reality show Ooh La La La as part of a Carnatic fusion band called Zinx.
He learned classical piano from Trinity College of Music, London.
During his college days, he was also a part of the funk rock band named Circuit.
In 2011, his song Why This Kolaveri Di became an instant chartbuster.
YouTube honored the video of the song Why This Kolaveri Di with a Recently Most Popular Gold Medal Award and Trending Silver Medal Award for receiving a large number of hits in a short time.
In 2013, he won the Vijay Award for Best Find of the Year for his work in the film 3 (2011).
Filmmaker M. Shyam Kumar offered him the lead role in his upcoming Tamil comedy film Aakko, but he rejected the offer as he has no plans to act in films for now.
He is a pure vegetarian.