A R Rahman's Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Biography, Facts, Photos, Videos & More

A R Rahman's Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Biography, Facts, Photos, Videos & More

A R Rahman is a Music Director and Singer

A R Rahman. Check out below to know more details about A R Rahman’s wiki, biography, age, wife, girlfriends, affair, height, weight, caste, family, career and more.


Name -  A R Rahman

Real Name - A. S. Dileep Kumar

Pet / Nick Name - Isai Puyal, The Mozart of Madras

Sex -  Male

Nationality - Indian

Profession - Music Director, Singer

Origin - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

A R Rahman Age (Current) 53 years

Date Of Birth (DOB) - 01/06/1967 (M/D/Y)

Birthplace - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Zodiac Sign - CAPRICORN

Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body Type - Slim

A R Rahman's Height - 5 feet 5 inches / 165 Centimeters

Weight - 70 kg / 154.35 lbs

Face Properties

Face Shape - Oval

Eye Colour - Black Eyes

Nose Type - Sharp

Hair Colour - Black

Hair Length - Medium Length

Beard - Clean Shaved


Nature - Conscientiousness

Character - Good Human

Positive - Humble, Honesty, Fairness

Father / Mother, Family Details

A R Rahman Father - R. K. Shekhar (Music Composer)

Mother - Kareema Beegum

No. Of. Sisters 3

Sister(s) - A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri

Relationship, Affairs, Wife / Husband, Girlfriends / Boyfriends

A R Rahman Relationship Status - Committed

Marital Status - Married

Spouse Wife - Saira Banu

No.Of. Male Kids - 01

No.Of. Female Kids - 02

Kids Details

Daughter – Khatija, Rahima

Son – Ameen

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Religion - Islam (Converted from Hinduism)

Mother Tongue - Tamil

Languages Known - English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / Origin - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Home Town - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

A R Rahman's Current City - Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Address - Kodambakkam, Chennai

Education, Qualification

School - Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai

College - Madras Christian College, ChennaiTrinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom

A R Rahman's Qualification Degree in Western Classical Music

Facts & Life Style

Is A R Rahman, Swims? Yes

Is A R Rahman, a Jogger? Yes

Eating Habit? Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

A R Rahman's Hobbies Playing musical instruments

Food - South Indian

Music - Indian classical, Western classical, Instrumental - Indian, Instrumental - Western

Sports - Cricket

Rahman was referred to before known as A. S. Dileep Kumar before he changed over from Hinduism to Islam.

He had a troublesome adolescence as his dad passed on when he was 9 years of age, leaving him as the sole gaining wellspring of his family. At first, he used to play his dad’s console to procure cash.

He scored 62% in his board tests.

He sought to be a PC engineer.

Following the strides of his dad, he incepted his initial preparing in music from Master Dhanraj.

His first pay was 50 (INR) for working a stereo.

From 1984-88, he was a piece of the band called Roots. During this period, he additionally played console for 10-12 Kannada movies.

Afterward, he turned out to be a piece of a musical crew called Nemesis Avenue, where he filled in as maker arranger and furthermore performed for a show “Jive live”.

In 1987, he began creating short melodies for advertisement plugs, first among them was Alwyn’s new in vogue scope of watches. What’s more, in the range of 5 years, he made around 300 out of them.

In 1989, he and his family changed over to Islam from Hinduism after his sister learned about other worldly alleviation of her extreme disease from the favors of a Pir Qadri called Sheik Abdul Qadir Jeelani.

In 1991, he met a maker, Sharada Trilok, who acquainted him with her cousin, Mani Ratnam who got such a great amount of awed with his exhibition, that he gave him a leap forward in the film Roja (1992). In 2005, a similar tune was recorded among TIME’s “10 Best Soundtracks” ever.

Not many individuals realize that the primary film for which he created music was Mohanlal starrer Yodha (1992), a Malayalam film.

By 2004, he was among the world’s untouched top selling recording specialists, as till at that point, he sold very nearly 200 million tapes and 150 million chronicles of his soundtracks.

Despite the fact that he wants to make music out everything being equal, however sentimental is his top pick.

In 2008, he established KM College of Music and Technology in Chennai, which was introduced by Mukesh Ambani.

His Oscar Award winning melody “Jai Ho” was at first formed for the Bollywood film Yuvvraaj (2008), yet it later turned into a piece of Slumdog Millionaire (2008).

In 2012, he had gotten a Christmas card and a supper welcome from Barack Obama, the then President of the United States at the White House.

He shares his birthday (6 January) with his child, Ameen.

He is a worldwide diplomat of the WHO’s “Stop TB Partnership” and furthermore bolsters “Spare the Child” in India.

In 2013, a road was named in his respect in Markham, Ontario, Canada.

In contrast to different performers, he enjoys creating music during the evening.

His most loved raaga is “Sindhu Bhairavi”.

Alongside producer Shekhar Kapoor, he has propelled an online life stage called “Qyuki”, to grandstand the crude ability in India.

On 20 January 2017, he alongside individuals from the Nadigar Sangam watched a one-day quick to help the general population of Tamil Nadu challenging the prohibition on Jallikattu ( a bull-subduing occasion).

In January 2018, he turned into the first-since forever brand minister of Sikkim.

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite Actor Not Known

Favourite Actresses Not Known

Favourite Film(s) Not Known

Favourite Director(s) Not Known

Favourite Food Palak Paneer, Rasam-Rice

Favourite Drink Not Known

Favourite Fruit Not Known

Preferred Outfit Not Known

Preferred Perfume Not Known

Favourite Destination(s) Chennai, Mumbai, London

A R Rahman's Favourite Colour Not Known

Favourite Musician Ilayaraja, Mohammad Rafi, Michael Jackson

Favourite Singer(s) Not Known

Favourite Song(s) Not Known

Favourite Sport(s) Not Known

Gossips, Controversies

A fatwa or periphery was issued against him for making music out of biopic on Prophet Muhammad, called “Muhammad: The Messenger of God.”


Debut Music Director : Roja (1992, Tamil & Hindi)

Album : Vande Mataram (1997)

Honors, Awards

1992- Best Music Direction – Roja

1996- Best Music Direction – Minsara Kanavu

2001- Best Music Direction – Lagaan

2002- Best Music Direction – Kannathil Muthamittal

2017- Best Music Direction – Kaatru Veliyidai

2017- Best Music Direction – Mom

Academy Award

2009- Best Original Score and Best Original Song for “Jai Ho” – Slumdog Millionaire


2009- Best Film Music – Slumdog Millionaire

Grammy Award

2009- Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture and Best Song Written for a Motion Picture for “Jai Ho” – Slumdog Millionaire


1995- Kalaimamani by the Government of Tamil Nadu

2000- Padma Shri by the Government of India

2001- Awadh Samman by the Government of Uttar Pradesh

2004- National Lata Mangeshkar Award by the Government of Madhya Pradesh

2010- Padma Bhushan by the Government of India

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