Happy Birthday AR Rahaman: Music Maestro turns 56

On January 6, the renowned artist AR Rahman celebrates his 56th birthday.

Rahman has created timeless melodies in numerous languages.

The song Jai Ho from the movie Slumdog Millionaire earned the composer an Oscar.

He has been a fan favourite for for than 30 years and is referred to as the "Mozart of Madras."

Some of the famous songs composed by him include Tu Hi Re, Luka Chuppi, Maa Tujhe Salaam, Chaiyya Chaiyya, and Kun Faaya Kun.

Source: CNBCTv18