AR Rahman Age, Wife, Family, Children, Biography and More

AR Rahman Biography is an Indian Singer, arranger, lyricist, and record maker whose complete name is Allah Rakha Rahman. A R Rahman has conspicuously worked in Hindi and Tamil movies. The Government of India has granted him with Padma Bhusan. Aside from this, he has been granted a lot more honors like Filmfare Awards, Grammy Awards, National Film Awards, and a lot more Prizes. A R Rahman has worked in various entertainment worlds, Theaters, and International Cinema and has sold large number of tapes, making him the top-selling recording craftsman of the period.
AR Rahman Biography
Real Name A. S. Dileep Kumar
Full Name Allah Rakha Rahman
Nickname(s) Isai Puyal, The Mozart of Madras
Profession(s) Music Director, Singer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 6 January 1967
Age (as in 2021) 54 Years
Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Signature
Nationality Indian
Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
College Madras Christian College, Chennai
Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom
Educational Qualification Degree in Western Classical Music
Debut Music Director: Roja (1992, Tamil & Hindi)

Album: Vande Mataram (1997)

Family Father– R. K. Shekhar (Music Composer)
Mother– Kareema Beegum
Brother– None
Sisters– A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri
Religion Islam (converted from Hinduism)
Address Kodambakkam, Chennai
Hobbies Playing the Keyboard
Awards, Honours National Film Award

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

BAFTA Award

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

Honours

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

Controversies A fatwa or fringe was issued against him for composing music of biopic on Prophet Muhammad, called “Muhammad: The Messenger of God.”
Favourite Things
Food Palak Paneer, Rasam-Rice
Musician(s) Ilayaraja, Mohammad Rafi, Michael Jackson
Destination(s) Chennai, Mumbai, London
Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Saira Banu
ar rahman wife
Children Daughter– Khatija, Rahima
Son– Ameen
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) Rs. 5-8 crore/film
Net Worth (approx.) Rs. 163 crore

 

Bio Real Name A. S. Dileep Kumar Full Name Allah Rakha Rahman Nickname(s) Isai Puyal, The Mozart of Madras Profession(s) Music Director, Singer Physical Stats & More Height (approx.) in centimeters- 165 cm in meters- 1.65 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 5” Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 70 kg in pounds- 154 lbs Eye Colour Brown Hair Colour Black Personal Life Date of Birth 6 January 1967 Age (as in 2021) 54 Years Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Zodiac sign Capricorn Signature A. R. Rahman signature Nationality Indian Hometown Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India School Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai College Madras Christian College, Chennai Trinity College of Music, Oxford University, United Kingdom Educational Qualification Degree in Western Classical Music Debut Music Director: Roja (1992, Tamil & Hindi) Roja film Album: Vande Mataram (1997) Vande Mataram (1997) Family Father- R. K. Shekhar (Music Composer) Mother- Kareema Beegum Brother- None Sisters- A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri A. R. Rahman with his mother Religion Islam (converted from Hinduism) Address Kodambakkam, Chennai A. R. Rahman house Hobbies Playing the Keyboard Awards, Honours National Film Award 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 BAFTA Award 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 Honours 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 Controversies A fatwa or fringe was issued against him for composing music of biopic on Prophet Muhammad, called "Muhammad: The Messenger of God." Favourite Things Food Palak Paneer, Rasam-Rice Musician(s) Ilayaraja, Mohammad Rafi, Michael Jackson Destination(s) Chennai, Mumbai, London Relationships & More Marital Status Married Wife/Spouse Saira Banu A. R. Rahman with his wife Children Daughter- Khatija, Rahima Son- Ameen A. R. Rahman with his wife and children Money Factor Salary (approx.) Rs. 5-8 crore/film Net Worth (approx.) Rs. 163 crore A. R. Rahman Some Lesser Known Facts About A. R. Rahman

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Some Lesser Known Facts About A. R. Rahman

  • Does A. R. Rahman smoke?: No
  • Does A. R. Rahman alcohol?: No
  • Rahman was known earlier known as A. S. Dileep Kumar before he converted from Hinduism to Islam.
  • He had a difficult childhood as his father died when he was 9 years old, leaving him as the sole earning source of his family. Initially, he used to play his father’s keyboard to earn money

AR Rahman Education, Family , Ethnicity :-

School Name Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan, Chennai
College / University  Madras Christian College, Chennai
Trinity College of Music, Oxford University,
United Kingdom
Educational Qualification Degree in Western Classical Music
Ethnicity Islam (converted from Hinduism)
Father  Name R. K. Shekhar (Music Composer)
Mother Name Kareema Beegum
Brother Name None
Sister Name A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq and Ishrath Qadri
Spouse / Wife Name Saira Banu
Childrens ( Kids) Name Daughter- Khatija, Rahima
Son- Ameen

AR Rahman Net Worth, House & Cars :-

Net Worth Rs. 163 crore
Monthly Salary / Income Rs. 5-8 crore/film
House Address Kodambakkam, Chennai
Cars Not Known

AR Rahman Favourites :-

Favorite  Food Palak Paneer, Rasam-Rice
Favorite Hobbies Playing the Keyboard
Favorite Destination Chennai, Mumbai, London
Favorite Musicians Ilayaraja, Mohammad Rafi, Michael Jackson

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AR Rahman Contact Details :-

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Is AR Rahman Shia or Sunni?

Rahman converted to Islam in the late 1980s and identifies as a Sufi, following a path within the Muslim faith that emphasizes a personal, mystical connection with the divine.

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