Harrish Jayaraj Biography

Harrish Jayaraj is one of the Dashing Music Composer in the Indian Film Industry.He was born on january 8 in 1975(36) in Chennai.

His father, S. M. Jayakumar,He is a guitarist and Working as an assistant to Malayalam music director "Shyam" and later became a Musician and film Composer.Harrish Father wanted him to become a great singer, but his interest was in music and he once confessed that he couldn't sing well.At the age of six began Harrish got training in carnatic music.

After that Harris Jayaraj pursed his graduation from the "Trinity College of Music" in London where he was the top mark scorer from Asia.Harris started his music career as a keyboardist in 1987 at age twelve and went on to work under more than twenty five music directors in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Bengali and Oriya, working in more than 600 projects.

He worked under Famouse in Tamil Film composers A. R. Rahman, Mani Sharma, Karthik Raja, Yuvan Shankar Raja, Vidyasagar and He also working under Raj-Koti Telugu Music Director, While working with A.R.Rahmann as a additional programmer, he want to became an Film music director. In 2001 he introduced by Gowtham Vasudev Menon in "Minnale" in which the song "Vassegara" was Big Hit,he got the Filmfare Award for BEst Music Director for the film Minnale in 2001.

Also He broked A.R.Rahman record,getting hte FilmFare Award continuosly 9 years .After massive hit of minnale he composed music Tamil films "12B" and "Majunu" in the same year 2001,those films are became Sucessful Musically. His Minnale score was later used in the Hindi version, titled "Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein" also directed by Gautham Menon.After that he started composed "Lesa Lesa" Tamil film, which was also a very successful album. He made his debut in Tollywood with Vasu,by which he got lots of fans in Andra Pradesh.

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In 2003 he won Filmfare Award ,International Film Award and Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for Best Music Director for "Kaakha Kaakha", In 2005 he won Best Music Director Award for "Anniyan" film,and he won the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Music Director for "Gajini" film, He won Best Music Director Award for" Vaaranam Aayiram" in the year of 2008,after Big hit of vaaranam Aayiram he worked with K.V.Anand "Ayan" film he got Best Music Director Award for ayan film.Especially he got "Kalaimamani Award from the Government of Tamil Nadu.

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Suriya's 'S3' set for worldwide release on Dec 16

    Updated On : Sep 20,2016   11:00 am
Chennai, Sep 20 (IANS) Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, is finally slated for worldwide theatrical release on December 16, the makers announced. View More..

Enjoyed writing Love character from 'Irumugan': Anand Shankar

    Updated On : Sep 05,2016   1:20 pm
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) Director Anand Shankar, who awaits the release of Vikram-starrer Tamil action-thriller "Irumugan", says he thoroughly enjoyed writing the character called Love, and denied rumours about it being a transgender. View More..

RJ Balaji joins Mahesh Babu's next

    Updated On : Aug 27,2016   11:50 am
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Actor RJ Balaji has reportedly been roped in to play an important role in Mahesh Babu's upcoming yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual. View More..

Will start 'Saamy 2' after Vikram's 'Garuda': director Hari

    Updated On : Aug 05,2016   2:42 pm
Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) Director Hari, who is gearing up to start working on the sequel to his 2003 Tamil blockbuster "Saamy", says the project will only go on the floors after Vikram completes his much delayed Tamil project "Garuda". View More..

Shruti Haasan plays a journalist in 'Singam 3'

    Updated On : Jul 09,2016   11:20 am
Chennai, July 9 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan, who is currently shooting for Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "Singam 3" aka "S3" in Vishakhapatnam, reportedly plays a journalist in the film. View More..

Rakul Preet replaces Parineeti in Mahesh Babu's next

    Updated On : Jul 07,2016   5:58 pm
Chennai, July 7 (IANS) Actress Rakul Preet Singh has been reportedly brought in as the replacement for Parineeti Chopra following her exit from superstar Mahesh Babu's yet-untitled next Telugu-Tamil bilingual. View More..

S.J Suryah to play baddie in Mahesh Babu's next

    Updated On : Jun 08,2016   11:30 am
Chennai, June 8 (IANS) Filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss on Wednesday confirmed that actor-filmmaker S.J Suryah, who stunned audiences with his performance in last week's Tamil film "Iraivia, will play the antagonist in his yet-untitled Tamil-Telugu bilingual film with Mahesh Babu. View More..

'Irumugan' teaser on Vikram's 50th birthday

    Updated On : Apr 16,2016   1:46 pm
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Tamil actor Vikram turns 50 on Sunday and on this special occasion the makers of his upcoming film "Irumugan" will unveil the film's first teaser. View More..

Romania beckons Suriya's 'S3' team

    Updated On : Mar 03,2016   11:46 am
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) The makers of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third instalment in the "Singam" franchise, will head to Romania next week to shoot a few scenes and a song across some exotic locations in the European country. View More..

Nayanthara plays a secret agent in 'Iru Mugan'

    Updated On : Feb 04,2016   7:14 am
Chennai, Feb 4 (IANS) Actress Nayanthara reportedly is playing a secret agent in Vikram-starrer upcoming Tamil thriller "Iru Mugan", a source said. View More..

Malaysia beckons Suriya's 'S3'

    Updated On : Feb 03,2016   12:40 pm
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) The team of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "S3", the third part in the "Singam" franchise, will head to Malaysia for the next schedule of the movie. View More..

Lovely to be working with Suriya again: Shruti Haasan

    Updated On : Jan 09,2016   2:48 pm
Vishakhapatnam, Jan 9 (IANS) Actress Shruti Haasan, who is shooting for the third instalment of "Singham" titled "S3", says it's "lovely" to be working with actor Suriya again. View More..

Suriya's 'Singam 3' is now 'S3'

    Updated On : Jan 07,2016   1:06 pm
Chennai, Jan 7 (IANS) The third installment in the "Singam" franchise, starring Suriya as a police officer, has been officially titled "S3", the makers announced on Thursday. View More..

'Singam 3' shoot delayed due to rain

    Updated On : Dec 09,2015   12:00 pm
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) The principal shooting of Suriya-starrer Tamil actioner "Singam 3", which was supposed to start last week in Vishakhapatnam, has been delayed indefinitely due to the grave situation caused by heavy downpour in Tamil Nadu. View More..

Murugadoss, Mahesh Babu to join hands next year

    Updated On : Nov 26,2015   11:36 am
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) Filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss's highly anticipated Telugu film with superstar Mahesh Babu will roll from 2016, cinematographer Santosh Sivan said on Thursday. View More..

Harris Jayaraj joins hands with environmental group

    Updated On : Jan 09,2015   11:34 am
Chennai, Jan 9 (IANS) On his 40th birthday Thursday, popular southern composer Harris Jayaraj collaborated with Green Icon Foundation, an NGO focusing on environment, public health, medical relief, education and welfare of the community. View More..

Ajith's 'Yennai Arindhaal' teaser released

    Updated On : Dec 04,2014   8:06 am
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) The teaser of actor Ajith Kumar's much anticipated Tamil actioner "Yennai Arindhaal" was unveiled Thursday midnight online. It has already crossed 2 lakhs views within a few hours on Youtube. View More..