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A R Rahman

Rang De Basanti
August 16, 2014

Modern Anthems

Text by Shashi Baliga

Verve looks at the Hindi movies which celebrate being Indian with their new take on nationalism
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A R Rahman, Music Composer

A R Rahman: The Alchemist

Text by Supriya Nair. Photographs by Bajirao Pawar / RollingStone Magazine

There are those who bring the world home to India, and those who take India out to the world. But no one has done both as successfully as Allah Rakha Rahman. In a profile that looks back at over two decades of his music, Verve examines just how his work became a soundtrack for a changing country – and a film industry
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A. R. Rahman, Music Director

The sound of success

Text by Mamta Badkar. Illustration By Bappa

A. R. Rahman’s enthralling score has won him a Golden Globe, but his genre blending melodies began touring the world long before Slumdog Millionaire was conceived. Verve pays tribute to the reclusive composer and philanthropist
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