Raghu Kunche is a music director and Playback Singer in the South Indian Film Industry. He was born in East Godavari, Andhra Pradesh in India.He won 5 state NANDI awards presented and given by the government of Andhra Pradesh. He also won Mirchi Music Awards South in the category Best Upcoming Music Director. In the year 2000,Raghu Kunche began his singing career with the Telugu movie Bachi. He has been a playback singer for about 500 songs for Telugu Films.
In 2009, Raghu Kunche debuted as a Music Director for the Telugu movie Bumper Offer starring
as protagonists. Raghu Kunche composed the Music and achieved the Nandi Award in the category Special Jury Award for Music Director.“Endure Ravanamma” song – the one he sang from the movie Bumper Offer shot him to fame for which he won Radio Mirchi,Big FM, and Santhosham Awards. After this, he has been a music director for Telugu films like Aha Naa Pellanta(2011) and Daggaraga Dooramga(2011). He wasNominated for Best Music Director IIFA 2015 category for the movie Dongaata. Raghu Kunche got married to former classical dancer Karuna.
Raghu and Karuna have a Son named Geethardh and a daughter named Raga Pushami. Raghu’s graph catapulted in 2012 with the blockbuster Telugu movie ‘Devudu Chesina Manushulu’ starring Ileana D’cruz and
in lead roles. The audio for this film composed by Raghu Kunche was a Huge Hit with a positive response from critics and audience. He was also playback singer for two songs “Subbalaxmi” and “Nevada Nevada” from this movie which received a critical response from the public.
He was also the music director for 2015 bold, concept driven yet alluring hit Telugu movie Ladies and gentleman in which he had scored some beautiful songs. The promotional song “Social Network andi..” gained an outstanding response from the public. He won Santhosham Best Singer Award for the song “Oh I miss you” from the movie Neninthe. He is a versatile playback singer who rendered his voice in songs of so many Telugu, Tamil and Kannada Blockbuster movies like “Desamuduru,” “
He was also the music director for Telugu picture “C/O Godavari(2017).” Including his versatility in music, Raghu Kunche is also an actor, ananchor, and adubbing artist. He has made an appearance in many Telugu TV serials and played cameos and lead roles in movies and short films. Raghu Kunche has worked as a dubbing artist and rendered his voice for actors like Arvind Swami, Vineeth, Abbas, Deepak and so on. He has even been an anchor for some famous TV shows like “
”, “Post Box no. 1562”, “
”, “Aataina Patina,” etc.
He portrayed lead role in a short film “Edari Varsham.”He has been part of many prestigious concerts to entertain Telugu people across the globe. He debuted as a music director and established himself as a singer slowly as well.