AR Rahman's Unseen Family Photos On His 56th Birthday

Indian music has a great master in Allah Rakha Rahman, better known as AR Rahman. 

He was born on January 6, 1966, and his music is distinctive for fusing elements of Eastern classical music 

with those of electronic music, world music, and conventional orchestral arrangements.

A.R. Rahman is widely credited with revolutionising the music of Indian cinema with his distinctive composing style

thereby paving the way for the development of a more progressive sound in Indian films. 

With a career spanning over three decades, the legendary Tamil music composer has left his mark on the global music scene with countless international projects

A.R. Rahman was given the name Dileep Kumar at birth into a Hindu family.