Vivek Siva and Mervin Solomon, the duo commonly known as Vivek-Mervin, is considered as India’s youngest duo music directors. They are currently working as music composers, singers, arrangers, music producers, etc. They have composed songs for various Tamil films like Vadacurry, Pugazh, Dora and Gulebakavali. Vivek and Mervin, both of them hail from Chennai and started their singing in their childhood only. Mervin is said to have started playing piano since when he was 3 years old. He then started writing many gospel rock songs in the church.

While Vivek is also a trained classical singer and was a part of many bands in his school and college days. He finished his higher education in law in School of Excellence, Chennai. Mervin started working as a music composer in many small Tamil projects and albums. Vivek and Mervin met when they worked together in the band Zinx, where both of them even worked with Anirudh Ravichander. Later on, they worked as music programmers and mix engineers in all of his projects.

Their debut project as music composers was the Tamil film, Vadacurry, in the year 2014, in which all the songs they composed recieved a positive response from critics. The song Nenjukulla Nee sung by Vijay Prakash, became an instant hit that toppede the charts for several weeks. Their second film was Pugazh , whose songs was a hit among the audience, irrespective of the movie not making up to the mark.

This album had great singers like Arjit Singh, Hariharan and Chitra singing the tunes. Their next venture as composers was Nayathara’s Dora, which had tracks sung by Anirudh and Mervin. It was released through Sony Music. Then they worked together in Gulebakavali as their fourth venture, soundtrack released by Think Music India. Recently Prabhudheva, released the first single by the duo, Orasaadha promo, by Sony Music, which is a hit as of now.

Sam CS

Born on July 30, in Munnar, Kerala, Sam C. S. is an Indian film singer, music composer, songwriter and producer. He prevalently works in Tamil cinema. He hails from Chennai. He comes from a Christian family. A music lover from his initial youth days, Sam was effectively engaged with music and took part in competitions. He completed his schooling at LFGHS in Munnar and St.AloysiusHr.Sec.School in Dharapuram. He holds the degree in Master of Business Administration and Master of Computer Applications from St. Joseph's College in Tiruchirappalli in 2006. After his graduation, he joined a software organization. His energy and skills to make music drove him to leave his place of employment and work for other music makers on programming and background score for movies. In 2012, he gave music to Sci-fi thriller period film Ambuli directed by Hareesh Narayan and Hari Shankar. Sam also worked on the music of the movie named Kadalai by P. Sagayasuresh in 2016. In 2017, His ability long found by motion picture houses following which he got a chance to create music for a melodic Thriller film named 'Mellisai' later called as Puriyatha Puthir directed by Ranjit Jeyakodi in 2017 starring Gayathrie and Vijay Sethupathi. The same year, Sam produced music for the Tamil psychological thriller movie named Puriyatha Puthir coordinated by Ranjit Jeyakodi featuring Gayathrie and Vijay Sethupathi. He also gave music to a Telugu film titled Mudra by TN Santhosh. In 2018, he gave music to several motion pictures such as Diya / Kanamby A. L. Vijay, Mr.Chandramouli by Thiru, Iravukku Aayiram Kangal by Mu. Maran, AdangaMaru by Karthik Thangavel, Gorilla by Don Sandy, Vanjagar Ulagam by Manoj Beedha and many more. Amid this period, he formed music for a considerable measure of Jingles which drove him to meet the director couple Pushkar-Gayathri who offered him the chance to score music for the Tamil neo-noir action motion picture Vikram Vedha in 2017 featuring Shraddha Srinath, R. Madhavan, and Vijay Sethupathi. Vikram Vedha collection and OST's went onto progressed toward becoming chartbusters acquiring him a powerful name in the Indian Cinema industry. The majority of Sam's Soundtracks have a slanted sounding of substantial arrangement known for his broad live generation skills, his tunes and foundation scores praised for their melodic richness. In 2017, Sam received many Vikram Vedha awards as a Best Music Director, Best Upcoming Music Director, Best Background Score and Promising Music Director.

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