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    Harris Jayaraj

    Harris Jayaraj

    Music Director/Lyricst/Singer
    Born : 08 Jan 1975
    Birth Place : Kodambakkam, Chennai
    Harris Jayaraj is a Tamil film composer. He has written scores and soundtracks and played music for many Tamil films, as well as Telugu and Hindi films. He lives in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Over a period of seven years, Jayaraj has established himself as one of the... ReadMore
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    Harris Jayaraj is a Tamil film composer. He has written scores and soundtracks and played music for many Tamil films, as well as Telugu and Hindi films. He lives in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Over a period of seven years, Jayaraj has established himself as one of the leading composers of Chennai film music in South India.

    Early Life

    Harris Jayaraj was born into a pious Tamil Christian Nadar family in Chennai, Tamil Nadu . He studied at the Krishnasamy Matric School, Chennai, and later obtained a music degree in Trinity College of Music, London, England. His father, S.M. Jayakumar, is a film guitarist who later became a noted musician and Chennai film composer. Jayaraj was an early admirer of the work of Hans Zimmer, percussionist Aruljothi Balagopal, A. R. Rahman and predecessor M. S....
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      Harris during his childhood years, he trained as a classical guitarist, making his professional debut on the instrument in 1987.
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      Jayaraj has said that his favorite musicians are Aruljothi balagopal (who played the tabla for Neem Musicals ) and M.S.Viswanathan.
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      He toured the world in 2011 with a program of film music titled "Harris on the Edge."
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      Harris Jayaraj has been a keyboardist & percussionist for various music directors based in South India. He has predominantly worked with A R Rahman, Karthik Raja, Vidhyasagar.
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      Harris worked a great deal with different charity organization helping the poor and made an awareness video/commercial to benefit the poor and school dropout children.
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      Music Director Dharan who had worked for movies like Parijatham, Sivi etc., has been working under Harris Jayaraj.
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      Some of the singers introduced by Harris Jayaraj include Nakul, Saindhavi, Srilekha Parthasarathy, Madhumitha, Nikhil Matthew, Mahathi and Suchithra Ramanathan.
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      Harris Jayaraj has recently revealed that his choice for singing 'Ragasiya Kanavugal' in Bheema
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