Did any Indian won Grammy Award?
The answer is a resounding yes! Indian composer A.R. Rahman won the prestigious Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack Album in 2008, for the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire. He was joined by sound engineer H Sridhar and mix engineer and record producer PA Deepak in receiving the award.
A.R. Rahman is one of the most acclaimed music composers in India. He has composed music for over 100 films in various languages, including Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Malayalam. He has also composed music for several stage shows, television series, and advertisements. His music is known for its fusion of traditional Indian music with contemporary Western styles.
Rahman’s work on Slumdog Millionaire was widely praised and earned him numerous awards, including two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and two BAFTA Awards. He also won the Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack Album, alongside sound engineer H Sridhar and mix engineer and record producer PA Deepak.
The win was a major milestone for Indian music and a testament to Rahman’s talent and hard work. He is the first Indian to win a Grammy Award and his win has inspired many other Indian musicians to strive for excellence.
Rahman has since gone on to win several other awards, including the Padma Bhushan in 2010 and the Padma Shri in 2014. He has also been awarded the prestigious Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.
A.R. Rahman’s Grammy Award win in 2008 is a major milestone for Indian music and a testament to his talent and hard work. His win has inspired many other Indian musicians to strive for excellence and has helped to put Indian music on the global stage.
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