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A. R. Rahman Net Worth

A. R. Rahman Net Worth

Net Worth: $280 Million

  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Marital Status Married (Saira Banu)
  • Full Name Allah-Rakha Rahman
  • Nationality Indian
  • Date of Birth January 6, 1966
  • Ethnicity Indian
  • Occupation Composer, Singer-Songwriter, Music Producer, Musician, Philanthropist
  • Education Trinity College of Music
  • Children 3 (Khatija, Rahima and Ameen)
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About A. R. Rahman

A R Rahman, the legendary musician from India has an estimated net worth of $280 million.

He is a multi-faceted musician, a singer, songwriter, composer, and a producer. Born in India, as Dilip Kumar, he converted to Islam after his father’s demise. He worked with renowned musicians in India, especially in the South Indian film industry as a keyboard player. He received the Indian National Award in his very first movie for the background score. His career growth as a musician is impeccable with no turn backs. He is one of the highest paid music composers in India.

A R Rahman received a number of awards for his compositions and remains one of the successful popular musicians in India. His first ever music album, “Bombay Dreams” received an extensive recognition. He received wide recognition in the United States for bagging two Academy Awards, the Best Original Song and the Best Original Score, for the film, “Slumdog Millionaire.”

He is acclaimed as the “Golden Boy of Indian Music”, Time’s “World’s most influential people” and ‘Tomorrow’s World Music Icons.”

Married to Saira Banu, he has three children, two daughters and a son. His son is following his footsteps. A R Rahman has one of the world’s finest and Asia’s hi-tech music cum recording studio. ARR who redefined the Indian music, recently launched his dream music school in Chennai, India.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of A. R. Rahman's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2014
  • Earnings 2013
Earnings 2014 $8 Million
Earnings 2013 $5.3 Million