Rahul Nambiar is an Indian recording artist, playback singer, and performer. He has a degree in MBA and M.com. In 2001, Rahul participated in “Swapthasarangal,” a music reality show and won it. He is famous for his song “Swapnagnal” from the movie “ Bhagyadevatha,” directed by Sathyan Anthikad. Rahul was born in Kannur, Kerala and spent his childhood in Delhi and Chennai.

After his studies, he was in a bank for two years. After winning the show Swapthasaranga, Rahul decided to seek a career in singing. He was brought in the music industry by director Vijay Antony for the movie “Dishyum.” Under the music director Vidyasagar for the movie “ Mulla” he sang his first Malayalam song “Ee Raavil.” Rahul started singing from a very young age. He is a trained Hindustani and Carnatic music singer.

Rahul has accomplished more than 400 live shows so far and is still going strong. Rahul Nambiar is competent to sing in many languages like Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, English, and Hindi. His famous songs include “Vasantha Mulla,i” and “Adada Mazhada,” for which he earned a Filmfare nomination.

Rahul won The Best Male Playback Singer Filmfare Award in 2012 for the song “Guruvaram.” In 2009, Rahul along with his friend Aalap Raju formed a band called ‘Rahlaap.’ They also released an album (by the same name) of both Hindi and Tamil songs. The music of which is formulated by both of them and the lyrics by Raqeeb Aalam.

Rahul has also performed numerous jingles for brands like Samsung Flat Tv, Arun Ice cream and the famous “Manisarma,” the official anthem of Chennai Super Kings. Rahul has never had lack of opportunities, especially after winning the reality show Swapthasaranga.

His contacts helped, and that gave him a lot of offers. Rahul has worked with a cluster of South Indian music directors like Ilaiyaraaja, Yuvan Shankar, Imman, and Thaman. Sunita Sarathy was the one who encouraged him into singing.

Rahul met her when she was in preparation for some Christmas show. She aided him to contribute some refined harmonies. Rahul prefers live shows over studio because of the spirit and energy around him. Rahul is married to a speech-language pathologist, Chitra. He is a gifted individual who has sung in various genres. His favorite five singers are Kishore Kumar, Celine Dion, Sir Elton John, Yesudas and S.P. Balasubramaniam.

Jency Anthony

Jency Anthony is a playback singer. She was born in Kerala and also brought up in Kerala, India. She has been active in the film industry as a singer since 1966. Jency Anthony is married to her husband, Gregory Thomas who is a businessman. ​​Jency Anthony and Gregory Thomas had two children named, Nithin, a son, and Nubiya, a daughter.  She belongs to a reputed family of musicians, so music was in her blood, and she started practicing from an early age. She made her singing debut with the song Vaanathu Poonkili in the film Thiripasundari. She also sang in many popular movies like Mullum Malarum and Priya. In September 2011, after reading Jency’s interview, Srikanth Deva decided to give her a break in one his movies. After recording Jency’s song, the director, John Mahendran and the music director said that Jency had an amazing voice and even after so many years her voice doesn’t sound aged. The movie for which she recorded the song was Saravedi, starring Jeevan and Poonam Bajwa. Jency’s most of the Tamil songs had been scored by Ilayaraja. The directors were impressed with her work. They loved her amazing voice and the perfection in the song sung by her. Jency had been very active in 1970 and 1980. She had been brought into the music industry by Ilayarja. The most popular songs of Jency were Adi Penney from the movie Mullum Malarum and Ennuyir Neethaane from the movie Priya. Later she left the music industry for few years. But, in 2010, Srikanth Deva gave her a break and then she recorded a song after a long time. Jency regularly used to practice with Ilayaraja. A.R. Rahman has also worked with Ilayaraja as a keyboard player, and Jency Anthony used to sing. Ekanthathe ninte dweepil from 1982 and padmarajan film Novemberinte nashtam, made on Madhavi is one of her popular and memorable Malayalam songs. Though she had a beautiful voice, she didn’t get many opportunities from her mother tongue. Most of her popular songs belonged to Illayaraja’s compositions. Envanine Poy Vennilla made on Rajnikanth and Sridevi is an amazing and lovely song of the early 1980s. Jency had been a talented singer in the 80’s and was at the peak of her career during 1978-1985, but unfortunately, later she vanished completely from the music industry after her marriage. Jency has an amazing voice. and she has been singing since her childhood.

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Jency Anthony Malayalam Actress