AR Rahman Age, Height, Wife, Children, Biography & More

AR Rahman is the most popular and famous Indian Singer, Music Director, Producer. He was born on January 6, 1967, in Chennai India.

As in 2019, AR Rahman age is 52 Years.

Early Life

He was born in Chennai, India, to R. K. Shekhar (A music composer) and Kareema Begum.

His father died when Rahman was only 9 years old after that Rahman & his 3 other sisters were raised by his mother.

AR Rahman


Birth NameA. S. Dileep Kumar
Full NameAllah Rakha Rahman
Nick NameMozart of Madras & Isai Puyal
Famous ForSinging
ProfessionMusic Producer, Singer, Composer
HobbiesKeyboard Playing

Personal Info

Birth DateJanuary 6, 1967
Place of BirthChennai, India
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age in 201952 Years old
Sun/Zodiac SignCapricorn
EducationWestern Classical Music
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School & College

He went to Padma Seshadri Bal Bhavan School in Chennai, India & completed his school education there.

For higher education, Rahman went to the Madras Christian College in Chennai and the Trinity College of Music in the UK.

Body Stats

Eye ColorBrownish
Hair ColorBlack
Weight70 Kilograms – Approx
Height5 Feet 5 Inches – Approx
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  • 1997 – Vande Mataram
vande mataram

Music Director

  • 1992 – Roja



  • Father Name – R. K. Shekar
  • Mother Name – Kareema Beegum
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  • Sisters – Ishrath Qadri, A. R. Reihana, Fathima Rafiq
  • Brothers – None


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DestinationLondon, Mumbai
FoodRasam Rice, Paneer Palak
MusicianMicheal Jackson, Mohammad Rafi, Benny Dayal(Unsourced)

Wife & Children

Marriage StatusMarried
Wife NameSaira Banu
ar rahman wife
Children2 Daughters, 1 Son
Son nameAmeen
Daughters nameRahima, Khatija
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Net Worth

AR Rahman net worth is about 163 Crore Indian Rupees, and his salary per film is around 6-8 Crore Indian Rupees.

Social Media

Instagram3.1M+ FollowersFollow
Twitter21.8M+ FollowersFollow
Facebook Page22M+ LikesLike


AR Rahman
  • He was born Hindu but he changed his religion to Islam.
  • Before changing his religion, he was known as A. S. Dileep Kumar.
  • His father died when he was only 9 years old.
  • Rahman mother raised his and his other 3 siblings.
  • Birthdate of Rahman & his son (Ameen) is the same. (6 January)

AR Rahman Pictures

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