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Name: Karthik
DOB: November 7,1980
Birth Place: Tamil Nadu, India
Released Movies:
Upcoming Movies:
No of Movies: 3


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Recently Released Tamil Movies

Vaa Deal 26-Mar-2017
Maragadha Naanayam 26-Mar-2017
Kolanji 24-Mar-2017
Veera Dheera Sooran 24-Mar-2017
Kadugu 24-Mar-2017

Upcoming Tamil Movies

Attu 01-Apr-2017
Veruli 07-Apr-2017
Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan 14-Apr-2017
Shivalinga 14-Apr-2017
Thala 57 14-Apr-2017

Popular TV Shows

Dharmayutham
Vijay TV
Parichay - Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka
Colors
Sivasankari
Sun TV

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Other Works:

Became a thorough professional with the movie Raavanan(1998).

Height:

1.70 m

Full Biography of Singer Karthik

Karthik born 7 November 1980 is an Indian playback singer. Karthik started his professional career as a backing vocalist and has since been working as a playback singer. He has sung in multiple languages including Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu , Bengali and Hindi among others. Karthik is known for his versatility in the industry which gave him opportunity to sing a variety of songs.Karthik developed an interest in music, early in his life.

 He is a trained Carnatic music vocalist and has been training since his school days. He was part of a college band and regularly participated in IIT Madras Fest Saarang. An ardent fan of A. R. Rahman, Karthik\'s dream was to meet Rahman and sing for him. Playback singer Srinivas, who collaborated often with Rahman was Karthik\'s close friend\'s cousin. Srinivas encouraged Karthik to look at singing as a career, which prompted Karthik to resume his singing lessons. One year later, Srinivas recommended Karthik\'s name to Rahman, who needed fresh voices for backing vocalists for a song from Pukar. Karthik eventually got the opportunity and recorded for the song. Having spent over a year being a backing vocalist, Karthik got his break during the re-recording of One 2 Ka 4. For the background score, A. R. Rahman wanted a high-pitched alap and he eventually chose Karthik to sing the alap. Soon after, Rahman asked him to sing the song \"Nendhukittaen\" from the film Star.

Karthik has sung a number of songs for many popular music directors, including A. R. Rahman, Ilaiyaraaja, Hamsalekha, Vidyasagar, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Harris Jeyaraj and Manisharma. Karthik has sung songs in several languages – Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu and Malayalam. \"Ennaku Oru Girlfriend\" from the Tamil film Boys was one of the biggest hits of the year as was \"Oru Maalai\" (Ghajini; 2005). His songs for Telugu films for Kotha Bangaru Lokam (Nijanga Nenenaa), Happy Days (Arare Arare, Oh My Friend), \"Badhulu Tochanai\" (Mr.Perfect), \"Manase Guvvai\" (Naa Peru Shiva), \"Oh Oh My Friend\" (Oh My Friend), \"Meghama\" (Journey), \"Yevvaro\" (Bodyguard (Telugu)) are very popular. His other popular songs include \"Ava Enna\" from the Vaaranam Aayiram (2009), the title track from Unnale Unnale, \"Behka\" from Ghajini.

News About Karthik

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    [2017-03-22 11:25:00]
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    [2017-03-16 20:15:00]
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    [2017-03-16 12:31:00]
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  • Dhuruvangal 16 Team celebrates 75 days
    [2017-03-14 15:14:00]
    Impressed by his finesse filmmaking in Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru, I have become fan of young filmmaker Karthik Naren, said acclaimed director Gautham Menon...
  • Director Cheyyar Ravi passes away
    [2017-03-11 19:55:00]
    Cheyyar Ravi, the man who made blockbuster films like Dharma Seelan starring Prabhu and Khushboo followed by Karthik in Harichandra Karthik...
  • Kattappava Kanom release on 17 March
    [2017-03-08 16:22:00]
    Sibiraj starrer Kattappava Kanom will finally hit the screens on 17 March. Directed by Mani Seiyyon, the movie stars Aishwarya Rajesh opposite Sibiraj....
  • Vijay's pat for D16 director
    [2017-03-06 15:58:00]
    Dhuruvangal 16 filmmaker Karthik Naren was pleasantly surprised when he got a call from actor Vijay, who appreciated him for the good work in his maiden...
  • Suchitra leaks private pictures, videos of celebrities
    [2017-03-04 15:27:00]
    A series of tweets allegedly from the account of actress and singer Schitra Karthik has shocked Tamil film world....
  • Suchitra and Karthik Kumar divorce?
    [2017-03-04 15:26:00]
    There were rumolurs that Suchitra, whose controversial tweets has created uproar in Tamil cinema, has divorced her husband and actor Karthik Kumar....
  • Singer Suchitra leaks private pictures of Dhanush, Trisha, Hansika and DD
    [2017-03-03 20:44:00]
    Singer-actor Suchitra Karthik is in controversy once again, after private photographs of celebrities were posted in her social media account. Pictures of actresses...

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