Neha Nair

Neha Nair is an Indian playback singer and composer[3]. Her debut was a duet with Job Kurian in the film Ritu, with music composed by Rahul Raj[4]. She is a guest singer in the Malayalam rock band Avial[5].

Neha Nair
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Background information
Birth nameNeha Nair
BornMumbai, India
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active2002–present
Associated actsYakzan Gary Pereira[1]
Avial
Vidwan[2]

Personal lifeEdit

She currently resides in Trivandrum with her Husband[citation needed].

CareerEdit

She was introduced by composer Rahul Raj with the song Cindrella, from the film Rithu. Her next break came through the song Premikkumbol from Salt N' Pepper, composed by Bijibal. She received the IMFA award for best female playback singer for the song[citation needed]. Her notable songs include Melle Kollum, Neeyo, Chillane from 22 Female Kottayam; Thaazhvaram, Nithya Sahaya Nathe from Thira; Mandarakatte, Kanadooram from 5 Sundarikal; Thithithara, Aarambathu from Second Show etc. She has also composed music for a few films like Iyobinte Pusthakam, Driving Licence, Under world etc. with musician Yakzan Gary Pereira.

DiscographyEdit

[6][7][8]

As music composerEdit

Year Film Songs Score Notes
2013 5 Sundarikal Yes Yes Composed songs and score of 2 segments (Sethulakshmi and Aami) with Yakzan Gary Pereira
2014 Iyobinte Pusthakam Yes Yes Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira;
Kerala State Film Award (Special Mention) for Music Direction
2017 Parava No Yes Co-credited for score with Rex Vijayan, Sekhar Menon and Yakzan Gary Pereira
Mayanadi No Yes Co-credited for score with Rex Vijayan and Yakzan Gary Pereira
2018 Street Lights No Yes Co-credited for score with Yakzan Gary Pereira
Sudani from Nigeria No Yes Co-credited for score with Rex Vijayan, Kishan Mohan and Yakzan Gary Pereira
Humans of someone Yes No 1 song; Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira
2019 Thamaasha No Yes Co-credited for score with Rex Vijayan and Yakzan Gary Pereira
Oru Njayarazhcha Yes No 1 song;Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira
Under world Yes Yes Co-credited for score and music with Yakzan Gary Pereira
Driving License Yes Yes Co-credited for score and music with Yakzan Gary Pereira
2020 Sumesh&Ramesh Yes Yes Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira
Halal Love Story No Yes Co-credited for score with Yakzan Gary Pereira
TBA Hagar Yes Yes Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira
TBA Tsunami Yes Yes Co-composed with Yakzan Gary Pereira

As playback singerEdit

Year Song Co-Singer(s) Film Music Director/ Composer
2009 Cindrella Job Kurian Rithu Rahul Raj
2011 Premikkumpol[9] P Jayachandran Salt N' Pepper Bijibal
Irul Nananju Sangeeth Yakshi - Faithfully Yours Aravind Chandrasekhar
Manjukaalam
2012 Melle Kollum Job Kurien 22 Female Kottayam Rex Vijayan
Chillaane[10] Tony John Avial
Neeyo Bijibal Bijibal
2013 Shalabhamaayi English Rex Vijayan
Nithya Sahaaya Naadhe Thira Shaan Rahman
Thaazhvaaram Hishaam Abdul Wahab
Annoru Naal Rahul Nambeesan Kunthapura TK Vimal
Kanmaniye Ranjin Raj Varma
Snehithane Rose Guitarinaal Shahabaz Aman
Kaanaadooram 5 Sundarikal Yakzan Gary Pereira
Mandaarakkaatte
2014 Maane Anil Ram Iyobinte Pusthakam Neha Nair&Yakzan Gary Pereira
Raave Haricharan
Aloshy Theme
Martha's Theme
Rawther Theme
Chemban Theme
Ennumen Karalile Anoop Mohandas 8.20 Vidwan
2015 Pathukke Entho Kanal Ouseppachan
2017 Minnunnunde mulla pole Tharangam Aswin Renju
Uyirin Nadhiye Rex Vijayan Mayanadhi Rex Vijayan
Kiliye
2018 Ponnum kasavitta Queen Jakes Bejoy
Kinav Kondu Rex Vijayan Sudani From Nigeria Rex Vijayan
Ranam Title Track Jakes Bejoy,Ajay Shravan Ranam Jakes Bejoy
Oduvile theeyayi Sushin Shyam Varathan Sushin Shyam
Nilapakshi - Happy Version Maradona
Nilapakshi - Sad Version
Hopelessly Yours Humans of someone Neha Nair&Yakzan Gary Pereira
2019 Parayuvaan Sid Sriram Ishq Jakes Bejoy
Arike Naam Sachin Warrier, Remya Nambeesan Under World Neha Nair&Yakzan Gary Pereira
Kaalavum Maari Murali Gopi
Paravakal Sooraj Santhosh
Masala Chaya Thamaasha Rex Vijayan
2020 Raat Sneha Khanwalkar Trance Jackson Vijayan
Yesuvinte
Trance Title track Lee Vinayakan
Neeyum Njanum Sangeeth Sumesh&Ramesh Neha Nair&Yakzan Gary Pereira

As lyricistEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/malayalam/music/Composing-is-easy-when-we-work-together/articleshow/45749897.cms
  2. ^ https://www.onmanorama.com/entertainment/music/vidwan-band-folk-electro-alternate-rock-chenda-neha-nair-anoop-mohandas.html
  3. ^ "Neha Nair and Yakzan turn film music composers". Times of India. 15 September 2014. Retrieved 16 March 2015.
  4. ^ "Interview: Neha S Nair". 11 April 2011. Retrieved 16 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Breaking gender barriers in melody making: Malayalam music composers Sayanora Philip and Neha Nair". The Indian Express. 29 July 2018.
  6. ^ https://m3db.com/lyric-singer/25765
  7. ^ https://www.malayalachalachithram.com/listsongs.php?md=3995
  8. ^ https://malayalasangeetham.info/songs.php?tag=Search&musician=Yakzan%20Gary%20Pereira&limit=2&cl=1
  9. ^ "Interview with Neha S Nair". 23 February 2011. Archived from the original on 16 March 2015. Retrieved 16 March 2015.
  10. ^ "Neha Nair - Gaana". Retrieved 16 March 2015.
  11. ^ "State Film Awards: Nazriya, Nivin, Sudhev bag top honours". Malayala Manorama. 10 August 2015. Archived from the original on 11 August 2015. Retrieved 11 August 2015.

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