Biography

G. V. Prakash Kumar (born June 13, 1987) is a film composer from Tamil Cinema. Prakash is the nephew of legendary Chennai film music composer A. R. Rahman.

Prakash’s introduction as a film composer was in the critically acclaimed Tamil film Veyil, directed by Vasantha Balan and produced by the director S. Shankar. All the songs in Veyil were well received. He recently composed Kireedam, and all the songs emerged as super hit songs especially the song ‘Akkam Pakkam’ which was a chartbuster. Highly noticed in the Tamil film music industry for his dedication and after giving numerous chartbusters, he is currently scoring up-coming movies Ananda Thandavam, Naan Aval Adhu and Kuselan .

He first appeared as a vocalist on the soundtrack of director S. Shankar’s Tamil film Gentleman, composed by A. R. Rahman. He has also contributed to some of Rahman’s other projects.
Family

G. V. Prakash Kumar is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. Venkatesh. His mother is also a famous singer, A. R. Reihana, sister of music director A. R. Rahman. He also has a younger sister, Bhavani.

Discography

YEAR
2006 Veyil, Vesavi (Telugu)
2007 Kireedam
2007 Polladhavan
2007 Oram Po
2007 Evano Oruvan
2008 Kaalai
2008 Velli Thirai
2008 Ullasamga Utsahamga(Telugu) Ullasa Utsaha (2009)(Kannada)
2008 Kuselan Kathanayakudu (Telugu)
2008 Seval
2009 Ananda Thandavam Ananda Thandavam (Telugu)
2009 Naan Aval Adhu Nenu Tanu Aame (Telugu)
2009 Angaadi Theru
2009 Aayirathil Oruvan
2009 Idhu Maalai Nerathu Mayakkam
2009 Madharasapattinam
2009 Aadu Kalam
2009 Irumbu Kottai Murattu Singam
2009 Pinkurippu

Edited by caprismart on 11 Aug 2009, 02:25

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