Today is the birthday of young music composer G.V.Prakash Kumar. He will be blowing his 27th candle in the birthday party that will be celebrated today.
Prakash hails from a music familu. His the nephew of double Oscar winning music composer A.R.Rahman. His mother A.R.Reihana is a play back singer who has also composed music for a few films.
Prakash entered the music industry as a vocalist. He rendered his voice for a child artiste in the famous 'Chikku Bukku Rayile'song in director Shankar's debut film 'Gentleman' which had musical score by Prakash's uncle Rahman. He has also sung for Harris Hayaraj in 'Anniyan' and 'Unnale Unnale'
Prakash's made his debut as a music composer with the critically acclaimed film 'Veyyil' directe by Vasanthabalan that released in 2006. The audio track of the film was highly appreciated by fans and critics. He went on to churn out hit albums with 'Oram Po', 'Polladhavan', 'Kireedom' and a few other projects. The big break in his career came with 'Madarasapattinam' the period based romantic flick directed by Vijay with whom he went on to form a team and has been working together ever since. Especially the 'Pookkal Pookkum Tharunam' number is considered as one of the best melodies composed in Tamil cinema.
G.V.P is the preferred music director of many other directors including the national award winning director Vetimaran. Their association stands out to be one of the best in recent times. Prakash worked with Selvaraghavan as Yuvan Shankar Raja's fitting replacement in the fantasy flick 'Aayirathil Oruvan' and gave super hit songs and phenomenal re-recording.
At a very young age the talent of G.V.Prakash has been identified Anurag Kashyam, one of India's most acclaimed filmmakers who opened him the doors of Bollywood in his 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and its sequel.
Apart from being a successful music director, G.V.Prakash also turned as a producer with 'Madhayanaikottam' one of the critically acclaimed films of 2013. He has also ventured into acting and is currently acting as the lead hero in 'Pencil' and will be acting in another film titled 'Trisha Illana Divya' Prakash is also a good singer and he has sung his own compositions and also the ones composed by his peers. Most of the songs he has sung have become the favorite of music lovers
This birthday will be extra special to the multi talented composer since it is the first after his wedding with his long time lover and acclaimed play back singer Saindhavi. They couple entered wedlock on June 27, 2013.
Indiaglitz wishes G.V.Prakash many happy returns of the day and success in all of his future endeavors.