Rahul Subrahmanian is an Indian music director and singer in Malayalam movies. He was born in Kochi, India. He is the brother of
Remya Nambeesan, a famous film actress and playback singer in South Indian film. He got his break in Philips and the Monkey Pen as a composer in 2013. Philips and the Monkey Pen has six songs in total.
Rahul has composed all six songs of this movie. Its songs names are ‘Vinnile Thaarakam’, ‘En Kanimalare’, ‘Baalyathil’, ‘En Kanimalare’ (Male), ‘It's Just Another Day’ and ‘Kanavukalil’. The lyricists of these songs are
Anu Elizabeth Jose, Mamtha Seemanth, and Sibi Padiyara. This movie, directed by
Rojin Thomas and
Shanil Muhammed, also stars his sister, Remya Nambeesan.
Rahul then worked in the film called Jo and the Boy written by Rojin Thomas. This movie has five songs composed by him which include ‘Ponveil Veezhave’, ‘Do Do Do’, ‘Adivaraam’, ‘Pinjomal’, and ‘Neeyen Kaataai’ written by Santosh Varma and Anu Elizabeth. In 2016, he gave background music in the movie Aakashvani which was directed by
Khais Millen. Rahul used to be known as Remya's brother in Malayalam film industry. But, this thing didn't affect him much, and he kept on working hard for his dreams. Now, people know him as an excellent composer of Mollywood.
He recently composed a nostalgic song for his upcoming movie 1971: Beyond Borders starring Mohanlal and directed by Manoj Ravi. Manoj Ravi attended the audio launch of Philips and the Monkey Pen, and he liked Rahul's compositions in the movie. After that, he met Rahul and gave him a situation and asked him to compose a song on it. That was how he got the movie 1971: Beyond Borders. While an interview, Rahul expressed his love for Mohanlal, a well-known name in the film industry. He said that it is a privilege to compose a song which features Mohanlal.
He lives in Ernakulam.