Biography of Playback Singer Naresh Iyer
Naresh Iyer, a Mumbai based Indian playback singer has known to sing most of his songs for – A.R.Rahman. There are various great songs that are sung by Naresh Iyer for many popular music directors in India. Naresh has rendered film songs for several Indian languages that always turned out to be a Block buster. The voice of Naresh Iyer is excellent and it is also very attractive as it suits many songs in the Indian Films so that it is becoming a great hit in the history of Indian Cinemas. His rendition of “Roobaroo” from the Hindi movie Rang De Basanti composed to the tunes of A.R.Rahman topped the music charts for many weeks in 2006 and won him the National award for the best Male playback singer in his professional debut singing year. Along with that hit songs, Naresh Iyer has also given various other hit songs to the music lovers.
Even though the intention of Naresh Iyer is to study Charted Accountant but he planned to go for studying of the Hindustani Music and the Carnatic music which was his great interest. Along with the normal concerts performed by Naresh Iyer Playback singer, he is also famous in making Music concerts for the charity purpose. There are many songs that are still staying in our heart. With the great performance of the male singer Naresh Iyer, he has also received more awards for his songs in various films.
Childhood days of Naresh Iyer Playback singer
Naresh Iyer was born on the January 3rd in 1981 to a Tamil Brahmin family and was brought up in Matunga, Mumbai. He persuaded his collegiate studies from the SIES college of Management studies in which Naresh Iyer also received a Commerce degree as his aim was becoming a charted accountant; yet decided to get along Carnatic music and Hindustani Music. Naresh Iyer has great music knowledge both in the Karnatic and also in the Hindustani Music. Playback singer Naresh Iyer is also well versed in Hindustani music also along with the regular music and the film songs.
Naresh Iyer was spotted by the Great music director, A.R.Rahman in a reality talent show – Super Singer in Channel V. This made his first debut in the cine industry even though he was not the winner of the show. His contacts with A.R.Rahman had made him top the hit lists of songs in the year. Among the various award winning playback singers, Naresh Iyer is also one of the popular Playback singer. In the Childhood days also Naresh Iyer was recognized as a great singer in his family and also by his family members. He developed his great skills on singing with the great practice and regular singing. Playback singer Naresh Iyer started his carrier as a playback singer with his first song which made him very popular among the people.
From his Childhood days, Naresh Iyer made his voice and songs more unique which helped him to make a strong foundation in the Indian Film Industry. After his great performance and continuous try, Naresh Iyer was caught by various popular Music Directors in India who made him popular in the Film Industry.
Naresh Iyer’s Career in the Film industry
Even though Naresh Iyer is now popular with great songs in Tamil film Industry, it is memorable to keep in mind his first song for the Tamil Film industry. Naresh’s first song with A.R.Rahman for the movie Anbe Aaruyire with the song Mayilirage came out to be a notable hit in the Tamil industry. His first song itself gave a beautiful opening for the playback singer Naresh. Once if it is started there is nothing to worry about the continuity. So in this aspect when his first song was successful the songs of Naresh Iyer was of great success after that and also many songs were made a great hit in his carrier history. After his first debut, he made a quite lot number of songs in various languages – Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Malayalam.
Naresh also belongs to a bad called the Dhvani where he performs as a vocalist in the band. He has performed for many events and charity concerts in Mumbai as a vocalist being a part of the troop. Being a popular singer in Indian film industry, Naresh Iyer has held a great position in the heart of the people of India because of his charity works. He sings songs for the charity purpose. This is a great thing for which the Naresh Iyer should be appreciated.
Awards and Recognitions of Naresh Iyer
In general the award winning and recognitions is not a big thing for the playback singers. In these criteria, Naresh Iyer has also received loads of awards and recognitions for his wonderful contributions to the Film Industry. Each song that is sung by Naresh Iyer should be given awards for the particular efforts that he has taken while singing. In this list some of his notable awards and recognitions are listed below.
• In the year 2005, he was awarded the Hub award for the best playback singer for the song “Mayilarage” for the movie Anbe Aruyire.
• In the year 2006, National film award for best male playback singer for the song “roobaroo” for Rang De basanti.
• 2006 – Filmfare award for best male debut.
• 2006 – Kannadaasan award for best Male Debut.
• 2008 – Hub award for best playback singer for the song “Mundhinam Paarthene” from Vaaranam Aayiram.
• 2008 – Nominated for best Male playback singer for the song “Mundhinam Paarthene”.
• 2010 – South Scope award for best male playback singer for the song”oru vetkam varudhe” for the movie Pasanga.
He has also won the R.D.Burman Award as the best male upcoming singer. Apart from the above list there are also various other small awards and the gifts received by Naresh Iyer in various other places also. In various music shows we can also see Naresh Iyer sitting as the guest and judge the singing of the people who sing in the music shows. Being a judge is not a very easy task. It also needs some basic qualification and also along with that it needs deep knowledge about the music.