Chandan Shetty Biography
Chandan Shetty also known as "Kannada Rapper Chandan Shetty" is an Indian film score and soundtrack composer, lyricist and singer who mainly composes music in Kannada language. He started his career as lyricist and assistant music director with movie Alemari under music director Arjun Janya. Then he worked for Varadanayaka, Power, Chakravyuha, Bhajarangi.
Personal life and career
He was born at Shanthigrama, Hassan district. His father Paramesh is a businessman and mother Prema is house wife. He did his schooling at Rotary School, Sakleshpur. He completed his PUC at St. Philomena in Commerce at Puttur, Karnataka. He finished Bachelor Degree at Vidya Vikas in BBM, Mysore. After completing his higher studies he worked in a call center for a year.
He later entered industry in 2012 as lyricist and assistant music director for Alemari film under music director Arjun Janya. His guru was Arjun Janya. His life's turning point was when he met Chiranjeevi Sarja who introduced him to Arjun janya. His upcoming four movies are Ganchali, Seizer, Anjaniputra, Vichitra Prema Kathe. In 2017 he is debuting as actor with the movie Vichitra Prema Kathe.
Bigg Boss Kannada Season 5
Chandan Shetty has won the season 5 of the Bigg Boss Kannada. There were five finalists in this seasons. Diwakar, Jayaram Karthik, Niveditha and Shruti Prakash were the other four finalists in the house.
However, Chandan managed to defeat Diwakar to win the prize money. Chandan was one of the strongest contestant in the show. His music were appreciated by all the viewers.