The first Hridaynath Award was presented to Lataji. Ashaji, Amitabh Bachchan and veteran actress Sulochana have also received this award in the past. In 2009, Rahman won the Oscar for Best Original Score and Best Original Song, sharing it with lyricist Gulzar, for Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire
Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai will present the fifth Hridaynath award to Mr Rahman on the birth anniversary of Pandit Hridaynath Mangeshkar, the younger brother of legendary playback singers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle. The first Hridaynath Award was presented to Lataji
"If I played some tune, he would be like, 'What's this?'," said AR Rahman
Darshana says singing for AR Rahman is special because he knows "how to get the best of a vocalist"
Music maestro AR Rahman has teamed up with sound designer Resul Pookutty, after six years, for upcoming film Nanak Shah Fakir. The Oscar winning team talked to NDTV about the project.
Director S Shankar's upcoming Tamil film Ai will reportedly be promoted by Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who may launch the film's music in September. The film's music is composed by Oscar winner AR Rahman.
It was a dream come true for Oscar winner A R Rahman. His fledgling five-year-old K M Music Conservatory moved to a brand new state of the art campus in Chennai on Eid Day. The Chairman of Reliance Industries Ltd Mukesh Ambani and his wife Nita inaugurated the new campus named K M College of Music and Technology.