Filmfare Award for Best Music Director – Tamil

The Filmfare Best Music Director Award is given to film composers by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards South for Tamil (Kollywood) films. A. R. Rahman is the most frequent winner with sixteen wins, which also includes nine consecutive wins between 1992 and 2000. Harris Jayaraj follows A. R. Rahman with five wins.

SuperlativesEdit

Superlative Best Best Music Director – Tamil
Most awards A. R. Rahman 16 awards

WinnersEdit

Year Music Director Film Ref
2018 Govind Vasantha 96 [1]
2017 A. R. Rahman Mersal [2]
2016 A. R. Rahman Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada [3]
2015 A. R. Rahman I [4]
2014 Anirudh Ravichander Velaiyilla Pattathari [5]
2013 A. R. Rahman Kadal [6]
2012 D. Imman Kumki [7]
2011 G. V. Prakash Kumar Aadukalam [8]
2010 A. R. Rahman Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa [9]
2009 Harris Jayaraj Ayan [10]
2008 Harris Jayaraj Vaaranam Aayiram [11]
2007 A. R. Rahman Sivaji [12]
2006 A. R. Rahman Sillunu Oru Kaadhal [13]
2005 Harris Jayaraj Anniyan [14]
2004 Bharathwaj Autograph [15]
Yuvan Shankar Raja 7G Rainbow Colony
2003 Harris Jayaraj Kaakha Kaakha [16]
2002 Bharathwaj Gemini [17]
2001 Harris Jayaraj Minnale [18]
2000 A. R. Rahman Alaipayuthey [19]
1999 A. R. Rahman Mudhalvan [20]
1998 A. R. Rahman Jeans [21]
1997 A. R. Rahman Minsara Kanavu [22]
1996 A. R. Rahman Kadhal Desam [23][24]
1995 A. R. Rahman Bombay [25]
1994 A. R. Rahman Kadhalan [26]
1993 A. R. Rahman Gentleman [27]
1992 A. R. Rahman Roja [28]
1991 Ilaiyaraaja Thalapathi [29]
1990 S. A. Rajkumar Pudhu Vasantham [30][31]

NominationsEdit

2000sEdit

2010sEdit

ReferencesEdit

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