Yuvan Shankar Raja, son of maestro Ilayaraja, is working on a hip hop music album which will have songs rendered by international singers and musicians. He is actually working on this album since many years in spite of being busy composing music for feature films in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.
As music director, Yuvan has composed music for more than sixty films. He has won two Filmfare Awards, one Tamil Nadu State Film Award in 2006 and the Cyprus International Film Festival Award in 2006 for Raam, becoming the first and only Indian composer to win it.
About his forthcoming album, Yuvan Shankar Raja posted on Twitter: “Next year is gonna be BIG, will launch my hip hop album that I have been working on for years :-) It’s an English album will feature a lot of international artist :-) my first single will be out very soon :-) really excited!”