Grammy award winner A. R. Rahman Childhood Photos. His Birth name is A. S. Dileepkumar
Also known as A. R. Rahman, A. R. R., Allah Rakha Rahman
He was Born on 6 January 1966 (age 47) Madras, Madras State, India
His Occupations are like as a Singer, songwriter, composer, record producer, music director, arranger, entrepreneur, philanthropist, conductor
He is also a good player of Instruments like Vocals, guitar, percussion, drums, harpejji, continuum fingerboard, keyboard, piano, accordion, goblet drum, concert harp
An atheist through much of his childhood, in 1989 Rahman converted to Islam, the religion of his mother’s family. After the early death of his father, his family went through hard times and Sufism had a great influence on his mother and slowly on his family
“There is a Hindi dialogue, mere pass ma hai, which means ‘even if I have got nothing I have my mother here’.”
He is married to Saira Banu and has three children, Khatija, Rahima, and Ameen.
Ameen sings the track “NaNa” from Couples Retreat and his daughter Khatija the track “Pudhiya Manidha” from Enthiran. Rahman is the uncle of composer G. V. Prakash Kumar, who is the son of Rahman’s elder sister, A. R. Reihana.
Prakash Kumar’s first work in film was singing on the Rahman composition “Chikku Bukku Rayile” from his score to the 1993 film Gentleman. A. R. Reihana debuted in film singing on the track “Vidai Kodu Engal Naadae” from Kannathil Muthamittal and is also a music director. Rahman’s younger sister Fathima is in charge of his Music conservatory in Chennai. The youngest Ishrath has her own music studio. A. R. Rahman is brother-in-law of film actor Rahman.
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