Arjun MenonPublished: January 30, 2015
Arjun Menon is an Indian playback singer and song writer based in Chennai, India. He has sung for top music directors including Harris Jayaraj, G.V Prakash etc. Arjun started his music career performing Carnatic music as a solo artiste and subsequently performed several shows across the country collaborating with top musicians.
He sang the re-recording song “Kulu Kulu Venpani Pola” for the movie Engeyum Kadhal which was composed and penned by Harris Jayaraj. His playblack debut and big break came with the song “Latcham Calorie” from the movie Yaan in 2014.
Arjun was born on December 19, 1987 in Chennai into a family of music connoisseurs. His parents, Prem Menon and Usha discovered his love for music at a young age and initated his vocal training when he was four and a half years old.
Arjun started learning Carnatic music under several gurus including Ajay Namboodiri and Prof. Ramamoorthy Rao. He was also under the tutelage of Chitravina Ravikiran for a brief period of time. He performed his first stage show at the age of five.
|Place of Birth||Chennai|
|School||Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Taylors Road,Chennai|
|College||Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering,Chennai|
|Debut movie||Engeyum Kadhal (Tamil)|
|Parents||Prem Menon – Usha|
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Arjun joined Cognizant in 2009 after completing his graduation.