The Best And Beloved Malayalam Music Directors Of All Time

The Best And Beloved Malayalam Music Directors Of All Time

21 Jun 18 @ 2:11 PM | By Amala

Anything that is ever said about a Malayalam movie, without mentioning its music is incomplete. Music and the songs have a very pertinent place in the anatomy of a film and the Malayalam music directors have always known that. They have over the years created music that is everlasting and otherworldly in nature and the copious legacy of film Malayalam songs passed down by veteran music composers like V Dhakshinamoorthy and MS Viswanathan adds to the pride of Malayalam cinema.

Most Malayalam music directors have composed for a huge number of films and with each passing films has re-invented their music and themselves. If a generation was infatuated with the magical tunes of Dhakshinamoorthy, MS Viswanathan and the like, the later generation was spellbound by the earthy melodies and the evergreen songs by Johnson Maash, Ouseppachan, and Raveendran Master who enjoyed a highly illustrative career and was known for distinctive styles.

The latest crop of Malayalam music directors like Gopi Sunder, Rex Vijayan, Shaan Rahman, and Prashant Pillai who are indeed the tops names in the industry right now likes to venture into the less trodden paths in the music. Their music and songs are often experimental, medley and often daring. Well, here is our list of the best and beloved music composers of Malayalam film industry.

    • Vishal Bhardwaj

    • Andrea Jeremiah

    • K. J. Yesudas

    • Mohan Sithara

    • Mejo Joseph

    • Shakthikanth Karthick

    • Bijibal

    • Saju Sreenivas

    • Ifthi

    • Ilaiyaraja

    • Leela L Girikkuttan

    • Devi Sri Prasad

    • Kailas Menon

    • Jassie Gift

    • G Venugopal

    • Sanjeev Thomas (Sanjeev T)

    • Isaac Thomas Kottukapally

    • Shaan Rahman

    • Vivek Sagar

    • Anil Johnson

    • Prashant Pillai

    • Gopi Sunder

    • Sayanora Philip

    • Hesham Abdul Wahab

    • 4Musics

    • Arun Muraleedharan

    • A. R. Rahman

    • PS Jayahari

    • Sachin Warrier

    • Amit Trivedi

    • Viswajith

    • M. Jayachandran

    • Anand Madhusoodanan

    • Sharreth

    • Jerry Amaldev

    • Ranjin Raj

    • Govind Menon

    • Rex Vijayan

    • Jakes Bejoy

    • Emil Mohammed

    • Berny

    • Alex Paul

    • Vishnu Vijay

    • Rajesh Murugesan

    • Manikandan Ayyappan

    • Charles Nazareth

    • Sajan K Ram

    • Vidyasagar

    • Rahul Raj

    • Deepak Dev

    • Arun Vijay (Musician)

    • Anup Rubens

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