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Allahrakka Rahman (born A. S. Dileep Kumar, best known as A. R. Rahman, is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, and music producer. A. R. Rahman's works are noted for integrating Indian classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional orchestral arrangements. Among his awards are six National Film Awards, two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, fifteen Filmfare Awards and seventeen Filmfare Awards South. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, in 2010 by the Government of India. In 2009, Rahman was included on the ''Time'' 100 list of the world's most influential people. The UK-based world-music magazine Songlines named him one of "Tomorrow's World Music Icons" in August 2011. South Indian fans of Rahman refer him with the nickname of "The Mozart of Madras", and "Isai Puyal" (the Musical Storm). With an in-house studio (Panchathan Record Inn in Chennai), Rahman's film-scoring career began during the early 1990s with the Tamil film Roja. Working in India's film industries, international cinema, and theatre, Rahman is one of the best-selling recording artists, with an estimated 200million units sold. In a notable two-decade career, he has been acclaimed for redefining contemporary Indian film music and contributing to the success of several films. Rahman has also become a notable humanitarian and philanthropist, donating and raising money for a number of causes and charities. In 2017, Rahman made his debut as a director and writer for the film Le Musk.
Abhiyum Naanum (Abhi and I) is a 2008 Tamil-language comedy-drama film produced by Prakash Raj and directed by Radha Mohan.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Alaipayuthey (Waves are flowing) is a 2000 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film written, co-produced and directed by Mani Ratnam.
Alka Yagnik (born 20 March 1966) is an Indian playback singer.
Alli Arjuna is 2002 Tamil drama film directed by Saran.
Anand and Milind are an Indian music directors duo consisting of Anand Shrivastav and his younger brother Milind.
Anbe Aaruyire is a 2005 Tamil language romantic drama film directed by S. J. Surya.
Anbe Sivam is a 2003 Indian Tamil-language comedy-drama film directed and co-produced by Sundar C. with K. Muralitharan, V. Swaminathan and G. Venugopal under the banner of Lakshmi Movie Makers.
Anu Malik (born 2 November 1960) is an Indian singer, music director, actor, director and producer.He is a Indian National award-winning music director, who primarily works in the Hindi film industry.
Anumanaspadam (అనుమానాస్పదం) is a 2007 Telugu thriller movie directed by Vamsi.
Anuradha Paudwal (born 27 October 1954) is an Indian playback singer who works in Bollywood.
Arijit Singh (Bengali: অরিজিৎ সিংহ; Hindi: अरिजीत सिंह) is an Indian musician, singer, composer, music producer, recordist and music programmer.
Ayya is a 2005 Tamil drama film written and directed by Hari.
Ayyan is a 2011 Indian Tamil-language drama film.
Azhagi (English: Beautiful lady) is a 2002 Tamil romantic drama film directed by Thangar Bachchan.
Baana Kaathadi (Kite) is a 2010 Tamil romance film written and directed by Badri Venkatesh.
Bandhan (বন্ধন) is a Bengali family frama movie released in 2004.
Bengali, also known by its endonym Bangla (বাংলা), is an Indo-Aryan language spoken in South Asia.
Bharathwaj is a Tamil film composer.
Hindi cinema, often metonymously referred to as Bollywood, is the Indian Hindi-language film industry, based in the city of Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Maharashtra, India.
Boys is a 2003 Indian Tamil coming-of-age film directed by S. Shankar.
Chandramukhi (italic) is a 2005 Indian Tamil-language comedy horror film written and directed by P. Vasu, and was produced and distributed by Ramkumar Ganesan of Sivaji Productions.
The Cinema of India consists of films produced in the nation of India.
Coimbatore Mappillai (Coimbatore's son-in-law) is a 1996 Tamil romantic drama film directed by C. Ranganathan.
Dabhol, also known as Dabul (दाभोळ), is a small seaport town in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra in India.
Daler Singh (born 18 August 1967), known by his stage name Daler Mehndi, is an Indian singer, songwriter, author, record producer, performer, environmentalist.
Dasavathaaram (The Ten Avatars) is a 2008 Indian Tamil science fiction disaster film, directed by K. S. Ravikumar.
Deewana ('Crazy') is a 1992 Indian romantic drama film directed by Raj Kanwar, produced by Guddu Dhanoa and Lalit Kapoor and featuring Shah Rukh Khan, Divya Bharti and Rishi Kapoor in the lead.
Devanesan Chokkalingam, popularly known as Deva, is an Indian film composer and singer.
Dil Ka Kya Kasoor (translation: What is the crime of heart), is a 1992 Bollywood film starring Divya Bharti and Prithvi.
Dinakaran is a Tamil daily newspaper distributed in India.
Doli Saja Ke Rakhna (English: Keep the wedding carriage decorated) is a 1998 Indian Hindi romance film directed by Priyadarshan, with Jyothika and Akshaye Khanna in lead roles.
Earth (अर्थ) (released in India as 1947: Earth) is a 1999 Indian period drama film directed by Deepa Mehta.
En Mana Vaanil (English: In my heart of sky) is a 2002 Tamil romantic-drama film written and directed by Vinayan and was a remake of director's own Malayalam film Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan.
Enthiran is a 2010 Indian Tamil-language science fiction film written and directed by S. Shankar.
The Filmfare Best Female Playback Award is given by Filmfare as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Hindi films, to recognise a female playback singer who has delivered an outstanding performance in a film song.
The Tamil Filmfare Best Female Playback Award is given by Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards for Tamil films.
The Filmfare Awards are presented annually by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the '''Hindi''' language film industry of India.
Filmfare Awards South is the South Indian segment of the annual Filmfare Awards, presented by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the South Indian film industry.
Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) is an Indo-Aryan language native to the Indian state of Gujarat.
Gurukiran or Gurukiran Shetty is a music director of the Kannada film industry in India.
Hariharan (born 3 April 1955) is an Indian playback and ghazal singer, whose songs have been featured mainly in Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Bhojpuri and Telugu films.
Harris Jayaraj (born 8 January 1975) is an Indian film composer from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Hindi (Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi (Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.
Hindustani classical music is the traditional music of northern areas of the Indian subcontinent, including the modern states of India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
Ilaiyaraaja (born 2 June 1943 as Gnanathesikan) is an Indian film composer, singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, orchestrator, conductor-arranger and lyricist who works in the Indian Film Industry, predominantly in Tamil.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Indian classical music is a genre of South Asian music.
Janbaaz is a 1986 Indian film, produced and directed by Feroz Khan, which became popular for its portrayal of drug addiction and Anil Kapoor and Dimple Kapadia's steamy sex scene.
Pandit Jasraj (born 28 January 1930) is an Indian classical vocalist, belonging to the Mewati gharana.
Jayam Kondaan (The Victor) is a 2008 Tamil drama film directed and written by Kannan and produced by T. G. Thiyagarajan, Selvi Thiyagarajan and T. Arjun.
Jeans is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy film written and directed by S. Shankar; and produced by Ashok Amritraj and Murali Manohar.
Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar is a 1992 Indian sports drama film, directed and co-written by Mansoor Khan, produced and co-written by Nasir Hussain.
Jodhaa Akbar is a 2008 Indian historical romance film, co-written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
Jurm is a 1990 Indian Hindi-language crime film directed by Mahesh Bhatt and produced by his brother Mukesh.
Krishnan Nair Shantakumari Chithra, often credited as K. S. Chithra or simply Chithra, is an Indian playback singer from Kerala.
Kalakar Awards is an award ceremony held in Eastern India, attended by a host of dignitaries, stars & celebrities and draws attention from the electronic and print media.
Kalyanji–Anandji are an Indian composer duo from Gujarat: Kalyanji Virji Shah (30 June 1928 - 24 August 2000) and his brother Anandji Virji Shah (born 2 March 1933).
Kandukondain Kandukondain (italic) is a 2000 Indian Tamil romance film, an adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Sense and Sensibility.
Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Kannada people in India, mainly in the state of Karnataka, and by significant linguistic minorities in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Kerala, Goa and abroad.
Karthik Raja is an Indian composer based in Chennai, India.
Kavita Krishnamurthy is an Indian film playback singer.
Khoon Bhari Maang (English: Blood on the Head) is a 1988 Indian Hindi thriller movie released on 12 August 1988, directed and produced by Rakesh Roshan.
Kireedam (கிரீடம் The Crown) is a 2007 Tamil film directed by A. L. Vijay, who made his directorial debut with the film.
Kishore Kumar (4 August 1929 – 13 October 1987) was an Indian playback singer, actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, and screenwriter.
Kochadaiiyaan (English: The king with a long, curly mane) is a 2014 Indian Tamil language motion capture computer animated historical action drama film written by K. S. Ravikumar and directed by Soundarya R. Ashwin.
Kuch Naa Kaho (Hindi: कुछ ना कहो, translation: Don't Say Anything) is a 2003 Bollywood romantic drama film, directed by Rohan Sippy, starring Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai and Arbaaz Khan.
Kuselan is a 2008 Indian Tamil language drama film directed by P. Vasu.
Kyun! Ho Gaya Na..., released in English as Look What's Happened Now, is a 2004 Indian Hindi romance film directed by Samir Karnik starring Vivek Oberoi and Aishwarya Rai in lead roles.
Laxmikant–Pyarelal were a popular and successful Indian composer duo, consisting of Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar (1937–1998) and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma (born 1940).
Maharashtra (abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is India's second-most populous state and third-largest state by area.
Maharashtra State Film Awards, one of the prestigious awards of Marathi cinema, are awarded by the Government of Maharashtra to Marathi language films and artists.
Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
Manasellam (English: All over heart) is a 2003 medium-budget Tamil film starring Srikanth and Trisha.
Mani Sharma is an indian composer and music director who works in Telugu and Tamil films.
Manikanth Kadri is an Indian film score and soundtrack composer and singer.
Maqbool is a 2003 Indian crime tragedy directed by Vishal Bhardwaj and starring Pankaj Kapur, Irrfan Khan, Tabu and Masumeh Makhija in an adaptation of the play Macbeth by Shakespeare.
Marathi (मराठी Marāṭhī) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken predominantly by the Marathi people of Maharashtra, India.
Meitei (also Manipuri, Census of India, 2001, Meithei, Meetei, Meeʁteilon) is the predominant language and lingua franca in the southeastern Himalayan state of Manipur, in northeastern India.
Minsara Kanavu (Electrifying Dreams) is a 1997 Tamil musical romantic comedy film co written and directed by Rajiv Menon.
Mohra (italic) is a 1994 Indian action thriller film directed by Rajiv Rai.
Moner Majhe Tumi also (মনের মাঝে তুমি) is a 2003 Bangladesh and India joint venture Bengali-language movie.
Munna is a 2007 Tollywood action film directed by Vamsi Paidipally and produced by Dil Raju.
Naan Kadavul (italic) is a 2009 Indian Tamil-language art film co-written and directed by Bala.
Naani is a Telugu film released in 2004.
The National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer is an honour presented annually at the National Film Awards of India since 1968 to a female playback singer for the best renditions of songs from soundtracks within the Indian film industry.
The National Film Awards is the most prominent film award ceremonies in India.
Nepali known by endonym Khas-kura (खस कुरा) is an Indo-Aryan language of the sub-branch of Eastern Pahari.
New is a 2004 Tamil fantasy comedy film directed, written and produced by S. J. Surya, who also features in the lead role alongside Simran.
Odia (ଓଡ଼ିଆ) (formerly romanized as Oriya) is a language spoken by 4.2% of India's population.
The Odisha State Film Awards have been conferred by the Department of Culture of the Government of Odisha, India.
Oru Naal Oru Kanavu (Tamil: ஒரு நாள் ஒரு கனவு, English: One day, one dream) is a 2005 Indian Tamil romance film directed by Fazil.
Paarthale Paravasam is a 2001 Tamil-language drama film directed by K. Balachander, who with the project completed one hundred feature films.
Padmini Kolhapure (born 1 November 1965) is an Indian actress and singer, who appeared primarily in Hindi films.
Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee is a 1993 Indian Hindi romance film.
A playback singer is a singer whose singing is pre-recorded for use in movies.
Poovellam Un Vaasam (பூவெல்லாம் உன் வாசம்) is a 2001 Tamil film directed by Ezhil and produced by V. Ravichandran, starring Ajith Kumar and Jyothika in leading roles.
Rahul Dev Burman (27 June 1939 – 4 January 1994) was an Indian film score composer, and one of the influential music directors of the Indian film industry.
Ramanaa, also known as Ramana, is a 2002 Tamil-language vigilante film written and directed by A. R. Murugadoss, starring Vijayakanth, Simran and Ashima Bhalla.
Ratchagan (English: Protector) is a 1997 Tamil action film written, produced by K. T. Kunjumon, and directed by Praveen Gandhi.
Ratnagiri district is one of the 36 districts of Maharashtra state in Western India.
Rani Rudrama Devi (died 1289 or 1295), or Rudradeva Maharaja, sometimes spelled Rudramadevi or Rudrama-devi, was a monarch of the Kakatiya dynasty in the Deccan Plateau from 1263 until her death.
Saathiya (Hindi: साथिया, English: Companion) is a 2002 Indian Hindi-language romantic drama film directed by Shaad Ali and produced by Mani Ratnam and Yash Chopra under the banner of Yash Raj Films.
Savaari (ಸವಾರಿ) is a 2009 Indian Kannada language romantic drama film directed by Jacob Verghese and produced by Ramoji Rao of Ushakiran Movies in association with Arka Media Works.
Savari was the designation given to the regular Libyan cavalry regiments of the Italian colonial army in Tripolitania and Cyrenaica.
The Screen Award for Best Female Playback is chosen by a distinguished panel of judges from the Indian Bollywood film industry and the winners are announced in January.
The Star Screen Awards, is an annual awards ceremony held in India honouring professional excellence in the Bollywood Film Industry.
Shreya Ghoshal (born 12 March 1984) is an Indian playback singer.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Sonu Nigam (born 30 July 1973) is an Indian playback singer, live performer, host and actor.
Swades is a 2004 Indian drama film written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
Tamil cinema is Indian motion pictures produced in the Tamil language.
Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.
Telugu (తెలుగు) is a South-central Dravidian language native to India.
Thenali is a 2000 Indian Tamil-language comedy-drama film produced and directed by K. S. Ravikumar and written by Crazy Mohan.
Tridev (translation: Trinity) is a 1989 Indian action thriller film directed by Rajiv Rai, The movie was successful and was a blockbuster.
Trishna is a 1978 Indian Hindi film directed by Anil Ganguly.
Tulsi Kumar Ralhan, known professionally as Tulsi Kumar is an Indian playback singer and actress, born to Gulshan Kumar and Sudesh Kumari Dua.
Udhaya is a 2004 Tamil drama thriller film which was direct by Azhagam Perumal.
Udit Narayan Jha, credited as Udit Narayan (born 1 December 1955), is a playback singer of Nepalese descent whose songs have been featured mainly in Nepali and Bollywood movies.
Vasant Desai (1912–1975) was an Indian film music composer, most remembered for his score in V. Shantaram films like Do Aankhen Barah Haath (1953), Jhanak Jhanak Payal Baaje (1955), Vijay Bhatt's Goonj Uthi Shehnai (1959), Sampoorna Ramayan (1961), Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Guddi (1971) and Aashirwaad.
Vidhaata is a 1982 Indian movie directed by Subhash Ghai and produced by Gulshan Rai's company Trimurti Films.
Vidyasagar is an Indian composer, musician and singer who works predominantly in the Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil and Hindi film industries.
Viju Shah (born, Vijay Kalyanji Shah, 5 June 1959) is an indian score composer of Hindi cinema.
Vishwatma is a 1992 Indian action thriller film directed by Rajiv Rai.
Warriors of Heaven and Earth is a 2003 Chinese action adventure film directed by He Ping.
Water is a 2005 Indo-Canadian film written and directed by Deepa Mehta, with screenplay by Anurag Kashyap.
Water is the soundtrack to the 2005 film of the same name.
Yuvan Shankar Raja (born 31 August 1979) is an Indian singer-songwriter, film score and soundtrack composer, lyricist from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
The Zee Cine Award Best Playback Singer- Female is chosen by the jury and the winner is announced at the ceremony.
The Zee Cine Award (ZCA) is an awards ceremony for the Hindi film industry.
Zee Gaurav Puraskar is a cinema award show in India initiated by Zee Network to reward excellence in the Marathi entertainment world.