'Isai Puyal', AR Rehman's debut music soundtrack is among Time
magazine's 10 best soundtracks of all time of his first movie.
Roja, a Tamil film directed by Mani Ratnam, was been
dubbed in Hindi, Malayalam Marathi and Telugu after becoming a
runaway success in Tamil. It established the director Mani Ratnam
in Bollywood. AR Rehman composed both the soundtrack and the
background score of the film. Rehman got his first national award
for his music in the film.