MASSIVE: A. R. Rahman's son to debut as music composer
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 06:53 PM
One of the biggest names in the country, Academy Award-winning composer A. R. Rahman, is a mighty busy personality from the Tamil film industry with multiple projects that include Vijay’s Thalapathy 63 and Sivakarthikeyan’s science-fiction film, SK 14, Amala Paul’s Aadujeevitham in Malayalam, Le Musk in English and 99 Songs in Hindi.
With A. R. Rahman having established himself as a global name, another member from his family is all set to make an entry into the world of music.
It has now been officially announced that A. R. Rahman’s son, A. R. Ameen, will be making his debut as a composer with a song and lyrics penned by Vivek for the second season of the 7Up Madras Gig, which will also include names like music directors Dharan, Ghibran, Sean Roldan, Darbuka Siva and musician Keba Jeremiah.
It must be noted Ameen has already made his debut in cinema as a singer in the Hollywood film, Couples Retreat, with the song titled "NaNa".
Other family members from A. R. Rahman’s family who have made a name for themselves in cinema include the Oscar winner’s sister A. R. Reihana and his nephew, G. V. Prakash, who has also ventured into acting