Salim Merchant Biography

INFORMATION

Artist Birtday : 03/03/1974 (Age 48)
Born In : Mumbai
Occupation(s) : Singer, Music Director, Score Composer

Salim Merchant was born on 3 March 1974, he was born in Mumbai he was inspired by his father Sadruddin Merchant, who used to lead Ismaili Scouts Orchestra in India. Steeped in a family tradition of music as the son of composer and veteran of the film industry Salim  Merchant, Salim mastered the piano at the Trinity College of Music in London while Sulaiman took up tabla training with such legends as Taufiq Qureshi and Ustad Zakir Hussain.

Salim has been composing music for over a decade having scored for movies such as Neal ‘n’ Nikki, and Chak De! India, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, and Fashion. The duo had also composed for many Indi-pop performers including Viva, Aasmaan, Shweta Shetty, Jasmine, and Style Bhai among others.

Full name  Salim Merchant
DOB 3 March 1974
Born in  Mumbai 
Father name  Sadruddin Merchant
Occupation  Singer 
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Marital status  Married 

The songs composed by the great singer salim Merchant

Awards 

  • Mirchi Music Awards : Coke Studio 3
  • Filmfare Award : Kurbaan
  • Star Screen Award for Best Background Score for the film “Bhoot” (2003)
  • Star Screen Award for Best Background Score for the film “Dhoom” (2004)
  • Zee Cine Award for Best Background Score for the film “Ab Tak Chhappan” (2005)
  • IIFA Award for Best Background Score for the film “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi” (2005)
  • FHM (magazine) Award for Best Dressed Music Composer (2007)
  • Filmfare Award for Best Background Score for the film “Krrish” (2007)
  • Syracuse International Film Festival Award for Best Music Director for the film “Fashion” (2008)

The full name of this Singer, Music Director, Score Composer is Salim Merchant. People and his relatives often call him Salim. His nationality is Indian by birth. The hometown of this person is Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He believes in Islam. The educational qualification of this person is Graduate. 

Salim Merchant’s Professional Life and Controversy

Here we have gathered information about his professional life. Here we also provide the school name, college name, educational qualifications, and many others. He is started his career in

  • Music (Background Score): Hameshaa (1997)
  • Music (Composer): Ghaath (2000)
  • TV: Indian Idol Season 5 (2010). Though He has many other lesser-focused professions. The focus point is Singer, Music Director, and Score Composer.
Profession Singer, Music Director, Score Composer
Famous For Singer, Music Director, Score Composer
Beginning Music (Background Score): Hameshaa (1997)

Music (Composer): Ghaath (2000)

TV: Indian Idol Season 5 (2010)

Salim Merchant Net Worth and Earnings

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Salim Merchant