G V Prakash Kumar

Date of Birth: June 13, 1987
Occupation:
Music Director, Singer
Years Active:
2006-present
G V  Prakash Kumar
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Birth name G. V. Prakash Kumar
Also known as G. V. Prakash
Born June 13, 1987 (1987-06-13) (age 23) Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Genres Film score, World Music
Occupations Composer, record producer, music director, singer, instrumentalist
Years active 2006-present
Associated acts A. R. Rahman

G. V. Prakash Kumar (Tamil:) (born 13 June 1987) is a Indian film composer. Prakash is the nephew of noted composer, A. R. Rahman.

Career
Prakash's introduction as a film composer was in the critically acclaimed Tamil film Veyil, directed by Vasantha Balan and produced by the director S. Shankar.
He first appeared as a vocalist on the soundtrack of director S. Shankar's Tamil film Gentleman, composed by his maternal uncle, A. R. Rahman. He has also contributed to some of Rahman's other projects. He had also worked with Harris Jayaraj and sang two songs in Anniyan and Unnale Unnale.


Family
Prakash Kumar is the only son of Venkatesh and playback singer, A. R. Reihana, who is the sister of music director A. R. Rahman. Prakash Kumar is engaged to his longtime girlfriend Saindhavi.