Siddharth Menon is a Malayalam singer and actor. He was born in Mumbai to the Keralite couple Sheela Pariyadath and Sathyanathan. In his childhood days when he grew up in Mumbai, Siddharth participated in a lot of competitions and cultural programs and even won many prizes in singing. He belonged to a middle-class family and though he was very much interested in singing like every other parent Menon's dad Sathyanathan also wanted him to get a decent education. So Siddharth worked hard and graduated from a reputed University majoring in commerce.
Immediately after that, the singer wanted to learn music professionally, so he attended the Music Conservatory which was discovered by the maestro of India, A.R. Rahman and it is located in Chennai. He then got an opportunity to participate in the Indian version of the X factor. Usually in this reality show the group of about 5-7 random contestants is put into a team, and whether they win the competition or not this team goes on to be together. Siddharth and his gang made it up to the finale but lost due to the lack of votes, but they are really close friends till date. After that Siddharth and his brother
who is also a famous music director of Mollywood remixed some of the evergreen melody songs from the old Malayalam films and got creative with it.
A well-known music show called "
" saw the songs made the duo and called them to participate along with their team on live television. The Menon brothers invited their friends, and that is how the band "Thaikkudam Bridge" was born.
This musical group had a total of 13 members in which there were eight vocalists all of them from different states and backgrounds. Siddharth Menon was one of the main vocalists of the team. The band Thaikkudam Bridge usually plays the old Malayalam songs which is fused with their creative music, or they even happen to create their signature songs like Shiva which gives a message about Lord Shiva and "Fish Rock" which was an instant hit on Youtube. The reason behind the band being named Thaikkudam Bridge is interesting.
The gang used to practice their songs and music near the Thaikkudam Bridge in Kerala, and so the name was formed. Later on, the singer got a chance to sing for movies like North 24 Kaatham, Banglore days, Actually, etc. His debut motion picture "
" was released in the year 2015 for which the music was composed by Menon.