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- What does Keeravani do for a living?
- Who are Keeravani parents and siblings?
- What are Keeravani’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Keeravani married or does he have a girlfriend/boyfriend?
- Does Keeravani have any children?
- Where is Keeravani now?
- How tall is Keeravani?
- How much money does Keeravani earn?
- What is Keeravani’s net worth?
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Who is M. M. Keeravani?
Koduri Marakathamani Keeravani credited as M.M Keeravani is a popular Indian film composer, playlist playback singer, and lyricist, who predominantly works in Telugu cinema along with other languages such as Malayalam, Hindi, Kannada, and Tamil.
Keeravani won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original track for Naatu Naatu for the 2022 Telugu film RRR and a National Film Award for Best Music Direction for the 1997 Telugu film Annamayya. He is also a recipient of eight Filmfare Awards, 11 Andhra Pradesh state Nandi Awards, and a Tamil Nadu State Film Award. He was also nominated for Saturn Award for Best Music for Baahubali: The Beginning in 2015.
M. M. Keeravani career
Keeravani 1st began his career as an assistant music director with Malayalam composer C. Rajamani and Telugu composer K. Chakravarthy in 1987. He assisted in movies such as Collectorgari Abbayi and Bharathamlo Arjunudu in the late 1980s. Within this time, he also sought the guidance of the veteran lyricist Veturi for over a year.
His 1st big break as an independent musician came with the film Kalki in 1990, but the film never got launched and the soundtrack also went unnoticed. It was director Mouli’s 1990 film Manasu Mamatha that brought him to the limelight and was considered his first launched movie.
However, it was Ram Gopal Varma’s blockbuster film Kshana Kshanam in 1991 that made Keeravani an established music director. All the songs of this movie went on to become top chartbusters and Keeravani was flooded with offers from all across south Indian film industries. His first major Hindi film was Criminal in 1994.
Keeravani is known for his playback singing contributions to the Telugu film industry with compilations for hit films such as Annamayya. He has composed music for Hindi films such as Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin (1996), Sur – The Melody of Life, Zakhm, Saaya, Jism, Criminal, Rog, and Paheli. In Malayalam, he has scored for films such as Neelagiri in 1991, Soorya Manasam in 1992, and Devaraagam in 1996. He has composed over 220 films in various Indian languages. M. Keeravani composed the music and background for the films Baahubali 1 and 2.
How old is M. M. Keeravani?
Keeravani aged 61 years old as of 2023, having been born on July 4, 1961, in Kovvur, Andhra Pradesh, India. He shared his birthdate with famous people such as Sophie Fergi, Post Malone, Sydney Serena, Jasmine Gonzalez, Scott Cawthon, and many more.
M. M. Keeravani Family
Who are Keeravani’s Parents?
Keeravani was born and raised in Kovvur, Andhra Pradesh, India to his parents Siva Shakti Dutta and Koduri Marakathamani Keeravani. His mother is an Indian film composer, playback singer, and lyricist while his father was a lyricist and screenwriter in the Telugu film industry.
Does Keeravani have Siblings?
Keeravani was born into a family of three children, he has two siblings S.S. Kanch and Kalyani Malik. His brother Kalyani Malik is also a music director and singer.
M. M. Keeravani’s Education
Not much is known about his educational background with the media.
M. M. Keeravani’s Spouse
Keeravani is currently married to his beautiful wife M.M Srivalli. His wife M. M. Srivalli works as a line producer in films.
M. M. Keeravani’s Kids
The couple has been blessed with four children who are Kaala Bhairava, Sri Simha, Kala Bhairava, and Bhairava Keeravaani. His elder son, Kaala Bhairava, is a singer and has sung for his father’s numerous compositions (“Dandalayya” song). His younger son, Sri Simha, made his debut with Mathu Vadalara in 2019.
M. M. Keeravani’s Height
Keeravani has not shared his measurements with the media.
M. M. Keeravani’s Net Worth
Keeravani is an Indian film composer, playback singer, and lyricist, who predominantly works in Telugu cinema along with other languages including Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, and Malayalam. His net worth is estimated to be between $1 million to $5 million as of 2023.