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The Top Ten
No doubts Ilayaraja, RD Burman, MSV, Nadeem Shravan are great musicians but limited to particular region or language. But A. R Rahman, he unified India by music, and taking to the universe as well. He is amazing wonder of music world.
He is International competitor, he is in top 3 in any part of India, I would agree the rating for Bollywood. When it comes to all India, he should be number 1.
Listen to his first mesmerizing music of Roja(1992), anybody will understand how strong influence it created into the Indian Music. Most Bollywood audience listen to his music by 1993 or 1994, and hence the musicians got influenced by his music partnered the innovation & trend setting.
Being a south Indian, I don't know about musics of RD Burman or Nadeem Shrawan. I would say Ilayaraja is musical genius without any comparision. But his music is limited to the region as similar to RD buramn or any other regional musicians. But Rahman, he is unique. He proved his skill all over the world. I would rank him second or third any language, but he is the musician of the world. Every human will be mesmerized of his music, every one will rate him as one of the best. He is the only musician can be compared to any musical genius regardless of language, and country. His success in Kollywood, Bolywood, and Hollywood with highest awards in these Industry proved his excellence. One may be the best in the industry or language or region. But he is one of the best everywhere. If you through out your ego, every one who listened to his music accept.
I love you A. Are as well as your music. You are the king of music no one can beat you because your music gives the feel as well as soul.
Outstanding backgrounds music and cute romantic songsV 676 Comments
Layaraja the worlds best music composer. When the presentation of his music very critical. He is the proud of india. He perform 100 present pure music. He will touch use his music all language people. I will hope he is the best in india and all over the world. We will not remember his presenting time. At the time technology less time. He is not believe the technology. A.R. rahman only use the computer music. But ilayaraja present the pure and new tune and use real instruments. He will compose 900above films. Any composers will not touch his achievements. Ilayaraja is the god of music. He is the inspiration of all indian composers A.R. rahman also. He will not get the oscer award so, ilayaraja is the oscer man. He will grow with his achievements the height of himalaya. He is the god of music. He will perform the languages of tamil, hindi, marati, malayalam, telugu, kannada. He is score top back round score. He is the best composer. Other A.R. rahman, msv, laxmikant pyarilal also the ...more
Ilayaraja is a greatest... Soul touch musician in the world.
He is a trend setter in the India Music especially in South Indian Languages... When entire south was listening to Hindi songs for the most of the time during 1970's. A man who turned all the listeners to listen their native language songs... There are many music directors in Indian film industry... But ilaiyaraja is the only composer who does all the works done by him alone... He composed for 950+ movies in 5 languages... Who has won 3 National Awards(Songs) & 1 National Award for Background Score... And I can say he is the fastest composer of tunes in this world... He is the 1st Indian who performed symphony... He handles Guitar, Violin and Flute very well which we can see on his scores...
Vera levelV 489 Comments
Most innovative music director in bollywood. Just see the variation in his music. Each score is so much different than other. Comparing him with LP, Kalyanji Anandji, SJ, Salil Choudary etc at least makes sense, but it is really sad to see that people are comparing this maestro with Nadeem-Shravan, A.R. rehman etc.
Best music director ever in India. Modern music directors make remixes of his songs. An award known as RD Burman award is given in filmfare. From here it's clear that how great is he?
Rd. Burman the janak of music! He is the samrat of music
I clearly will say RD Burman the most versatile genius.. Yes I do agree some of the tunes are inspired from western music.. Still he created thousands of modern and semi classical great numbers.V 135 Comments
He deserves a place in the top 3, opportunities and exposure plays a vital role
If his music is heard by the north indians then they will get addicted to his soulful music
Oru naalil song from pudhupettai is a classical example for his latent talent, just here it once
Really yuvan touches my soul... His best album is "Pudupettai"... One of the Most talented music directors but he is not good in choosing good movies.. He must concentrate the story and should give the best albums... From the few years his magical soulful music missing a lot... He needs a comeback...
He is best but, many more big projects working with rahman sir then how to prove himself, he is only give the emotional into music related the situation
He is only after illayaraja sir, rahman sir always good but recently not well because these are not big project he give best music in his big project only,
YUVAN IS ONLY GIVE ALL TYPES OF SONGS BIG HIT
YUVAN YUVAN YUVAN PLEASE TAKE TO TOP 3 LIST
BGM KingV 445 Comments
He is the best music director ever in India. If you have doubt then search his film list in which he has composed the music. He was unbeatable from 90s to nearly 2005 & now also he is producing mind blowing compositions.
There is no any word need to tell about these great musician. But as a formality there are greater than great. Since composed "Aashiqui" till now, there is no any single song / musician beat them.
He should be at number 1. AR Rehman is never comparable to Nadeem Shravan. If you have doubt then just search the songs ^^ films in which he has worked as music director. Maximum biggest hits from 90s to till now is of Nadeem Shravan. Please vote for him. Except RD Burman no one is even comparable to him.
Best Music Directors Ever in HistoryV 166 Comments
No one yet has composed even national anthem which he did
He is evergreen great composer
He is the legend.. Father of music. No one compose wht he have done. During his era todays composer can't even think that type of melody. We salute THE TAGORE.
My favorate...V 13 Comments
He gave 36 Hit songs back to back in just 6 months.. He is the best music director of India.. The man with never give up attitude.. He is not only music director - singer but he is also an actor, story writer, lyricist..
His tunes are amazing. He is innovative. I know there are many others in the industry who holds few of the best compositions of their times, but what is best abt HR is that he never lets his stake holders go with their albums less than mediocre. He delivers what is needed. Thumbs up Himesh... You Rock.
But in recent times, I personally feel that other things have distracted him a lot. Those songs which he has sung, if were sung by other singers, they would have done wonders. Reason for saying so is that, not everyone can hear same sound again and again. There needs to be a limit. If he aligns his skills rightly, there will be a Tsunami of Music... Yeah 36 hits in 6 months is a testimony
Himesh is the one and only Indian rockstar, I'm really mad when I listen himesh songs, his best quality is one song difrent when compare to another, he s the first indian who performed in wembly arena and many more...
I loved his music..And soulful voice of singinV 247 Comments
They show the Indian melody and all round music quality for the Indian population
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Music directors par excellence. No other music director has given so many hit songs in the history of Indian cinema. They ruled the film industry for almost 40 years.
BESTV 42 Comments
The best and most happening music director. With loads of talent he is undoubtedly god gifted. His songs are awesome, sweet, classic etc etc.
Best music director. Never copy any Tune from anyone. His tunes are always loaded with full energy and also he is a Great singer, Lyricist too.
He Doesn't have any flop album till now.
Best music director. Never copy any Tune from anyone. His tunes are always loaded with full energy and also he is a Great singer, Lyricist too.
He Doesn't have any flop album till now. he is only can give any type of music in the world
I'm the one of your biggest fans... from your first movie DEVI...V 229 Comments
Best ever composer of melodious songs
Those who haven't rated him as the best may not have ever heard his songs or don't know what music really is..
He is the greatest, the best
Current western generation knows what Beatles were famous for. But current Indian generation hardly knows contribution made by early Indian composers such great SD Burman.V 9 Comments
Rajesh roshan was good earlier, but now his music is older and not interesting
Rajesh Roshan is best music director and udit is best voice singer
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A complete music director for melodies
Great composer melody song...
Best music directors
"He has created fabulous music of 90's era, I think they should comeback with their melodies"
"Producers and directors should give them a break in big banner."
The duo were best for melody song... Those melody are hard to get in modern music
Jatin-Lalit duo are eminent for their melodious songs. No music composer has composed more melodious songs than them. They were rulers of music industry once.
They deserve much more respect as compared to other music directors in India.
Get to know more about them and their work, you would surely become their fan.
Has offered the most successful songs so far
Please vote and place this amazingly talented composers above copy cats like Anand Milind.True disciples of Panchamda,Jatin Lalit have made some out standing contributions to Hindi film music.V 4 Comments
Harris is more efficient than yuvan
The king Maker of Tamil music ever
Harris is the best composer, his music is so soothing, excellent and mind blowing. His songs have both great feel and technology
His songs are very melodious, like abba we can hear his songs any time...V 106 Comments
Dude, this list is just meaningless
I place Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy after A.R.Rahman.
They should at least be in top 3!
After saaho movie is going to topV 23 Comments
The best! Some of the ones who made it to the top 10 are there only because the present generation participates in polls of these type. The best Hindi film music was in the period 1950-1970 and only 1 or 2 of the M D s who started in the late 60s have made it. S D Burman may have made it more due to the voters having heard of him due to the R D connection.
What! This is not the place he deserves... He should be number 1 Music director... I am born in 80's and Shankar-Jaikishan belong to late 50's, 60's and 70's. But still I can find freshness in their music. They were trend setters, introduced western Jazz to Indian Music, Music of theirs was popular world wide. Many Hollywood movies used their music. King of experimental music. What else should I tell of them. Guys. Listen to their songs first... They didn't get the recognition, they should have got... Many great music directors are fan of these two... Laxmikanth pyarelal, Nadeem Shravan... Mohd Rafi is also a great fan of these two... Please just listen to his songs. I am sure everyone would agree to what I state...
One of the best music directors. Gave out tons of hit with singers like Mohd Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar and even Kishore Kumar
They were the emperor of film music. Today's generation can not rate their quality because they do not know much about music and lyrics.V 32 Comments
Uncomparable music composer by nature and yet to replace him by any one.
MSV is the most versatile music director the world had ever seen. Innovations were maximum introduced by him and his songs live for ever. He had been appreciated and admired by great music directors including Maestro Ilayaraja & Naushadji. He had scored music for more than 1500 films and 80% of his songs are still alive. Unfortunately he had not reached a wider audience inspite of his unfathomable talent. He should be Number 1 for India. Unfortunately internet is not majorly utilised by people who grew up & lived with his music and he is not going to be voted here. I will try to post this in fb and see whether I could improve numbers. Having said that, people who know his music know his music and he doesn't really need this recognition. But it hurts to see him under so many other musicians!
Voting him 17th in the list? Unjustified. A terrific and very fast music composer. No match for him in the music industry!
Excellent composer in earlier days when there were less technical help.V 24 Comments
He deserves to be in the top ten list, because he is the only one who has been giving best songs, best themes, best background music
He will be in top 3 soon...haters don't have a genuine reason to hate him, rumours about him may come and go but he has never failed to give his best...it happens that when one is listening to his music or any song for the first time one may feel that there is nothing so special about the song...but then the same song will be stuck in your mind forever and be on loop...even his haters will have at least 2-3 songs of his in their playlists...he creates magic every time he composes a song...he is the best and THE BEST
Kolaveri Di...!... Yes.. He is one of the emerging music directors in tamil Cinema... His music reaches all kinds of people...
His voice is too goodV 111 Comments
He is the best and the most talented music director of Bollywood, anu Malik has prove it he is full of melody, Anu Malik is a record six-time winner from a record of 42 nominations of the best music director which includes 14-time nominee for the Filmfare Award for Best Music Director. Anu sir am your biggest fan ever. If you know what is melody and talented call, then for sure you will be a fan of anu Malik.
He is one of the biggest plagiarists. He deserves a place way below this rank
Anu malik is an verstyle music director he never re used his music his music is clean of all useless noises he is the only music director who sustain the song from start to end he star his carer in 1978 and still in the market which indicate his ability
Hello sir I am sunil I love you sir aap india ki shan ho ye sub jante he sir mujhe bhi music se bhut pyar he sir next indian idal me me bhi a rha hu bus sir apka asirwad chiye 🙏🙏V 8 Comments
There is no doubt about of this person. Because he is extraordinarily genius. Above from someone but not less than anyone.
Best music composer ever seen
One of the best
No one can be like viju shah. I have not watched Viju shah's all movies like The Rally, The Little Godfather, Ishq forever, and his upcoming movie Julie 2, but the movies I have watched are not comparable to any movie. Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, this movie also has very great songs and this movie is different from other movies that Viju Shah had done before. I don't have much words to say for this great man because no-one can be compared with him.As I don't have words for Viju Shah I don't have words for Rajiv Rai. He is really a very good director. We should be thankful to him for making such a great movies. Because if Rajiv Rai had not maken the melody movies like Mohra, Gupt, Vishwatma and all incuding Tridev, Pyaar Ishq aur Mohabaat, Asambhav we will not be able to listen the melody songs composed by Viju Shah. His songs that I like the most are Mushkil bada yeh pyaar hai, Tirche nainon wali, Na gajre ki dhar, Janam Sunday ko, Saat samandar Paar mein, title track of Asambhav and ...moreV 5 Comments
On best in Tamil
G V is the best singer too what a voice what a composition
Nobody can replace him when it comes to theme and background scores. His best ever I would tell is 'Aayirathil oruvan' Epic background music!
Is my favourite hero and one man social armyV 23 Comments
Rab Ne Banadi Jodi Songs is my favourite. It makes every one to fall in love
Best composers of India
They are THE best best best
They are the bestV 6 Comments
Amazing music that touches everyone's hearts. That's why I think they should me number one. They don't deserve anything below. :-)
Shekhar is my most favourite singer, he and vishal should be number one
I like all songs of Vishal-Shekhar
They are the best they have created history from om shanti om and they were won RD Burman award before Pritam.V 18 Comments
A great composer of Indian film industry with whom LATA MANGESHKAR gave her the best.
He is one of the greatest music composer ever in India. He is the one of best. I had heard his all songs.
I'm born in 80s, but recognized him so late. He didn't have any training of music, but it was his soul, which created so many untouchable arts that you can't even imagine. It is so painful seeing him at no. 24. He is uncrowned king of Indian music industry.
He was indeed the top Jewel of music industry. A genius, unparalleled compositions.V 5 Comments
K.V. Mahadevan, a trend setter in Carnatic music, an authority on folk music and his versatileness in giving different kind of melodies, providing music for more than 700 films from his early beginings, he is to be top listed above other music directors. In Telugu, he was number 1 till his end.
Those who are born in 70's and 80's, and listening to radio before going to school and on Sunday will definitely know how mesmerizing his melodies are. Those melodies will stand forever because they are focused on voice and ragam that stamps into our minds.
Those who are in top in this list are copycats like DSP, instrument crowded songs, people not even remember their songs for not more than 1 or 2 years.
This is the worst website! Kv mahadevan is legend! Where is ghatsAla, pendyala!
I completely agree with the earlier comment. How come musician like Nausha saab is below on 19 when I think he should have been in the first 3. Its an unjustified list. Anyway I think people should listen music of Naushad saab, Madan Mohan Ji, O P Nair Saab, Laksmikant Payarelal Ji ( many more to name, sorry if I have missed some great names ) and then start commenting and voting.Nausad Saab is the one who brought the best of Rafi saab.
I am surprised to see the list. Some useless music directors are above the genius Naushad. Probably many people of today do not know the true music.
The great composer of India. His name should be in the top three list.
Naushad is the bestV 6 Comments
Great composer give number of hits in 1960 and 70
They should be in top 5 as they have scored very good music in 300 Bollywood movies.
These days most of there songs are copied and remixed by new upcoming Music Directors.
No one can beat Music Maestros Brothers Kalyanji Anandji Fames Music..
Its awesome to listen them
Salil Chowdhury was an Indian music composer, who mainly composed for Bengali, Hindi, and Malayalam films. He was also a poet and a playwright. He is affectionately called Salilda by his admirers.
One of the best Composer in India...
At first listen to the music of whole world if possible ( at list European and African music since 1600 A.D. ), then compare Salil Chowdhury with the rest of Indian Composers and others. R D Burman is no more, but you can Go to Mr. Ilayaraja, and ask him whether I have written wrong, with due respect to the other composers.
Top five composer like this--- Salil Chowdhury, SJ, LP, SD Burman and RD Burman
People, please listen to Legendary Hamsalekha sir songs. He writes the lyrics himself for all his songs. Music and Lyrics are mind blowing. He deserves to be in Top 5. If not for the rating, even otherwise do listen to his songs, they are Just too good.
I think People should listen all the tunes composed by Hamsalekha Sir.
People should learn to understand what really the music is. Even though He composed music only to south Indian languages but the tunes he composed heaven.
The best of best in my opinion...a true composer and lyricist...has many records like composing music without any instrument, with only single instrument etc...my all time favorite..
Top most indian karnataka music directorV 36 Comments
Sir I am your biggest fan in the world. I like your all music composed by you. It will be a honour to me if you replay me. Thank you sir.
I like all songs& music
I like your style
Best music Drictor...V 1 Comment
Good melodies he compose and his voice too is good. :-)
King of contemporary music... A competition to Rehman ji.. I mean in terms of pricing and all :P
Best. In terms of unique music and voice.
Amit trivedi is arguably the best music composer India has at the moment... He revived Indian music with a western touch... His music is simply awesome...
Awesome voice and awesome lyricsV 26 Comments
A Master and an ace who composed his melodies effortlessly. His greatest achievement was his casual attitude towards his stardom and his humility in general with respect to everybody. His songs have stood the test of time and his music in general elates every single soul who listens to it. Apart from his Music, Mr Johnson is a fantastic human being who nurtured a wonderful family and his legacy lives through his talented daughter, Shan Johnson.
Johnson Master - Winner of 2 National Awards, 6 State Award and many other awards and recognition... Most of all, Winner of a million hearts ho love your Music! Proud to vote for you... I am your greatest fan! You live forever through your evergreen melodies which you have left behind for us! YOU ARE THE BEST! Thank you for the Music in it's pure magical form..
Very very Great personality. Humble dedicated talented. Songs and compositions cannot be forgotten. Best music director. Simple personality. Very serious about his work. Great respect for him. Wishing Shan Johnson a bright future in musical ocean. God Bless the family.
Johnson master is aunthetic in both kanatic and western forms of music. He had innovated a natural highly soothed music in malayalam film industry. his perspective towards music is entirely different. He had effortessly composed a colossial number of songs. His melodies are halted in our heart, day by day his soul of the music is melted our ears and heart. He had also composed a numerous background scores which is outstanding. He has an ablity to use different musical instruments in a particular bgm. the bgm of manichithrathazu is the eg of that, which is highly haunted by the presence of classical instruments like veena & thabala. The spectators identifies this musical genius after his obituaries.V 12 Comments
He is 1 of the best music director in Tamil I like to...
Different types of music
Your good sir but do more movies and score good sir vvr waiting for u music please come in Tamil cinema
He is the new msv
The best Music Director according to me. I feel there is no one who can even come close to him. Yuvan Shankar Raja is someone who I see second to him. Unfortunately, he has not got the recognition that he deserves.
He is the best of best in all music directors he is so special. and his music is amazing awesome etc so the Mani Sharma is best music director...
He is the best... His music is ever green. Unfortunately the kind of recognition he deserved, he hasn't got.
He should be the no1 music director for his works. But sadly he didn't get enough recognitionV 12 Comments
Ajay Atul are the best music director in future
Sir I want to meet you.
i want to became a music director like you
He is best music director now in India
Though down in the list now.. There are going to beat rehman in upcoming few years.. Mark my words..
Marathi man ajay atul I am fan foreverV 43 Comments
He is not famous only because he is from malayalam industry. His music is divine.
Class cult of malayalam film world.. driven the movies purely out of his music
Hee needed to be in the second place
GreatestV 3 Comments
Only one disco king of this India.
The most versatile Composer and singer on earth
Please compose a real disco music
Super duper... Ever green... Songs.. Indias best composerV 1 Comment
An fantastic composer ever...
Undoubtedly greatest of all
The best ever
In my opinion he is no 2 behind shankar-jaikishan.
All the new ones have made it after these two left the scene.
Pritam is the best music composer of Bollywood now...
What the hell this list is?... Pritam is one of best compose ever in the world... If he is not even no. 1... This list is worst man!... Pritam's music is hottest and coolest music in the world... He is a born to compose music director...
Pritam the is the God of music!
List is nothing because at the end of the day, people listen his music everytym the most and goes to sleep...
Pritam must be on first list what the hell tis list has been prepared
Have you ever heard of pritam songs
I'm getting doubt
Outstanding Music Director in Bengali and Hindi film as well as basic disc in bengali.
What a pleasant music given by dada
Great nagin movie songs also legend music director
Not many people realise. but he is true genius
He is the best music director of India.
He is a wonderful and the best music director in India after Ilayaraja Sir.
He is the all time best music director in Telugu. Known for his fabulous back ground score too. His album named "Allari Priyudu" is always fresh to listen.V 10 Comments
Honey singh is one of the top most rapper these days...
No one has given the maximum no. Of raps & back to back songs he deserves to be on top 10
I wonder how he's even qualified as a music director. His rap makes me wanna cry.
He deserves to. Be the best in all
Yo Yo is the best
He is the number 1
Best music director in Tamil
Few songs unforgettable.. , Great man.. ,
He is in for of best music's.V 1 Comment
Just listen to kaante's music
He is a good music director of India.if you don't believe so, listen pyar kiya to nibhana from movie major shab.I love this song so much.music by a r anand.
Only music director whose many movies had all tracks very popular. His songs for children, marriage, poverty, philosophy, bhakti, hope, romance, despair are still popular among old songs of 50's, 60's, 70's. He has given music to some of Malayalam films also by the name of Bombay Ravi and won awards but his contribution was never recognized at national level.
THE KING OF SOFT MELODY
He is number 1 copy cat music director...
Best, new music director
Promising Music director in recent times...
COPY CATTTV 13 Comments
What about him only average for me
The word 'Simply superb' suits for him only.
Your music is different in the industry
He make the feelings to feel...
Santhosh #51? Damn he should be in #4..id say none has his bg scoring talents except arr sir..V 7 Comments
Melody king, great composer, he gave great melodies
He was just unnoticed no one need to rank him
Has given very nice songs in TamilV 1 Comment
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