Deepak Devraj Komath is the original name of Deepak Dev, an Indian music director. He has composed songs predominantly in Malayalam cinema. His music is flawless in terms of sound quality. His music has a distinct quality in it and this has created a new trend in Mollywood. Deepak has several superhit songs to his credit.
Born on 2nd March 1978, Deepak hails from Tellichery in Kerala. He had his schooling in Dubai and imbibed Carnatic music right from childhood. Eventually he developed passion for keyboard. While Deepak was pursuing his graduation in Sacred Heart College he commenced a rock band with the company of some of his friends . This band was recognized at the Talent Time-Woodstock competition and fetched award annually.
Deepak got himself associated with veteran music composers including A R Rehman, Vidyasagar, Anu Malik,Shankar Ehsaan Loy, Aadesh Srivastav,
Sandeep Chowta and M M Kreem. Chronic Bachelor was his debut movie in Malayalam. Siddique helmed direction for this movie. Deepak expresses that Siddique was instrumental in his entry into movies. Deepak did some filler music for a program in US and this eventually prompted Siddique to offer Chronic Bachelor (2003) to Deepak. The music of Chronic Bachelor rocked the charts and all numbers became super hits. The songs in this movie Silayil Ninnum, Sile Sile Yaay and Swayamvara Chandrike became superhits. From then, he began to produce several hits.
Udayananu Tharam, Puthiya Mukham, Naran and Grandmaster are some of the notable works of Deepak. Deepak had to take great efforts to get into the music field. Deepak is a familiar name in Kerala now, thanks to his beautiful tunes. Deepak gained more recognition after he endeavored as a member of a three member jury in a talent program that is basically dealing with music. This program was called as Superstar. He also got himself involved in the channel’s next program named Super Star Junior. Deepak had introduced new faces in singing including K K Renji, Reshmi etc.
On his personal front Deepak is wedded to Smitha; they stay in Cochin now and they are blessed with two daughters.