Jakes Bejoy

Jakes Bejoy is an Indian film score composer, music producer, and singer. He is currently scoring films in Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu languages.

Jakes Bejoy
OriginErattupetta, Kerala, India
GenresFilm score, Sound Track, Synthpop, World Music, Game audio
Occupation(s)Composer, music producer, programmer
InstrumentsKeyboard, synthesizer, vocals
Years active2007–present
Associated actsTeam Malayalee, Stanford Raagapella

Early lifeEdit

Jakes Bejoy has trained in Carnatic music for over 7 years and was later introduced to gospel and western music during his time at Montfort School, Yercaud. Jakes has a master's degree in Music Science and Technology from Stanford University, USA. After graduating in 2010 he was a music intern at Activision Blizzard and Namco Bandai working on some of their best titles such as the popular Guitar Hero series, Splatterhouse and Pacman. He later went on to work with the audio team at The Walt Disney Company for over 2 years collaborating on some of their best selling games such as Cars2, Brave, Tap Tap Revenge series, Tiny Death Star, Muppets to name a few.[1]


Jakes started his career with the best selling independent music album in Kerala called Malayalee. In 2007, subsequently he started composing for over 100 short films and advertisement jingles for both International and Indian clients, before scoring for popular films like Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru, Ranam, Queen, Swathanthryam Ardharathriyil and Monsoon Mangoes to name a few.[1][2] Taxiwala starring Vijay Devarakonda was his debut in Telugu.


Year Film Language Songs Background


2014 Angels Malayalam Yes Yes Malayalam Debut
2015 Thakka Thakka Tamil Yes Yes Tamil Debut
2016 Monsoon Mangoes[3] Malayalam Yes Yes
Kavi Uddheshichathu..?[4] Malayalam Yes Yes
Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru Tamil Yes Yes
2017 Chennaiyil Oru Naal 2 Tamil Yes Yes
2018 Queen Malayalam Yes Yes
Swathanthryam Ardharathriyil Malayalam Yes No
Ranam Malayalam Yes Yes
Taxiwala[5] Telugu Yes Yes Telugu debut
2019 Suttu Pidikka Utharavu Tamil Yes Yes
Mera Naam Shaji Malayalam No Yes
Ishq Malayalam Yes Yes
Kakshi: Amminippilla Malayalam No Yes
Kalki Malayalam Yes Yes
Porinju Mariam Jose Malayalam Yes Yes
2020 Anveshanam Malayalam Yes Yes
Ayyappanum Koshiyum Malayalam Yes Yes
Mafia: Chapter 1 Tamil Yes Yes
Forensic Malayalam Yes Yes
2 States Malayalam Yes Yes
Adho Andha Paravai Pola Tamil Yes Yes
Operation Java Malayalam Yes Yes
Jack and Jill Malayalam No Yes
Mamakiki Tamil Yes Yes
Untitled Dreamwarriors Project Telugu/ Tamil Yes Yes
Chavu Kaburu Challaga Telugu Yes Yes
Ayalvaashi Malayalam Yes Yes
Karachi 81 Malayalam Yes Yes


  1. ^ a b Nelluri, Maya (20 November 2018). "Interview with Jakes Bejoy about Taxiwaala". Idlebrain.com. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
  2. ^ Chowdary, Sunita (13 March 2018). "Jakes Bejoy to debut in Telugu with 'Taxiwala'". The Hindu. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Jakes Bejoy's magic in Monsoon Mangoes — Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Jakes Bejoy's latest songs get good response — Times of India". Retrieved 13 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Vijay Deverakonda, GA2, UV Creations movie Worldwide Grand Release On May 18th — Idlebrain". idlebrain.com. Retrieved 23 February 2018.

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