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Name: Karthik Raja
DOB: June 29,1973
Birth Place: Chennai,Tamil Nadu, India
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Vanamagan 07-Jul-2017
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Became a thorough professional with the movie Ullaasam(1996).


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Full Biography of Music-director Karthik Raja

Karthik Raja is a Tamil musician from Chennai, India. He made his debut as music composer in the Tamil film Alexander. He Born in 29 June 1973 in Tamil Nadu. Karthik Raja is the eldest son of musician Ilaiyaraaja and Jeeva. His brother Yuvan Shankar Raja and sister Bhavatharini, who are also Tamil Film music directors and playback singers, have worked with him on notable projects. Karthik Raja married Raja Rajeswari at Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India.He had his formal training in Western Classical music from the Trinity School of Music, mainly in piano.He also had training in Carnatic music , To this day he derives most of his inspiration from classical music (Western and Indian) and jazz.At the age of 13, Karthik Raja played the keyboard for the song Kannukkum from the Tamil movie Ninaikka Therinda Maname (1987). Many such outings followed including playing keyboard for the soundtrack of the movie Nayagan. Karthik also arranged many recordings for his father and composed his first song Pandianin Rajiyathil for the movie Pandiyan (1992) and Ninaikindra for the movie Athma (1993). Around this time, he also composed some background score for the TV series Bible

News About Karthik Raja

  • Yuvan, Karthikraja come together
    [2017-04-07 14:48:00]
    The two sons of maestro Ilayaraja are now part of a film that is getting ready for a release soon...
  • Karthikraja to go for a blast on stage
    [2015-09-07 12:46:00]
    Music director Karthik Raja, elder son of Ilayaraja, is all set to venture into theatre now. He has written the script for a play titled Pattanathil Bhootham...
  • Bharath and Tamanna to pair in ‘Nandu En Friendu’
    [2015-02-03 11:10:00]
    Director Andal Ramesh who has earlier directed films including Aasamy, Innarukku Innarendru is ready with his next project titled ‘Nandu En Friendu’. ...
  • Karthik Raja is back with bang
    [2015-02-02 07:27:00]
    Music composer Karthik Raja is back with a bang thanks to Sagaptham....
  • Stars come together for Sagaptham music launch
    [2015-02-01 11:59:00]
    It was a moment to cherish for actor Vijayakanth. The audio launch of Sagapatham, the maiden venture of his son Shanmuga Pandian...
  • Rajini, Kamal, Vijay to be part of Sagaptham audio launch
    [2015-01-31 06:59:00]
    Big stars including Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijay, Suryah, Sathyaraj, Prabhu, Sarath Kumar besides a team...
  • Sagaptham audio rights for 42 lakhs
    [2015-01-17 10:51:00]
    Lahari recording company acquired the rights of Sagaptham audio for 42 lakhs. Sagaptham starring Shanmuga...
  • Bhagyaraj is back
    [2014-11-01 09:24:00]
    Veteran filmmaker and actor K Bhagyaraj is playing the lead role, after a long gap, in a movie titled Thunai Mudhalvar. ...
  • Simbu sings for Vijayakanth’s Son
    [2014-10-17 11:18:00]
    We all know that Simbu was not only singing for his own films but also lending his voice to other heroes. Recently he has sung for Vijayakanth...
  • Karthik Raja is back
    [2014-04-03 10:08:00]
    Maestro Ilayaraja's son Karthik Raja is back at it again. After a brief full, he is back to score music again. He will compose tunes for a flick titled Varayo Vennilavae...

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