Indian Music is one of the the melodious and one of the best in world. Here we are naming top 10 Indian Music Directors who were most popular as well. India’s leading music directors who were always ahead of the rest in terms of talent and in terms of music.
Top 10 Indian Music Directors of All Time
1. A R Rahman
Two Oscar Award winner and one of the finest composer of World right now.
2. R D Burman
Bengali and Hindi music director. Many will call Pancham Da as best Indian Music Director of all time. He was a legendary composer who revolutionized Indian music.
3. Shankar Jaikishan
One of the best composed of Bollywood. Duo of Shankar Jaikishan composed music of dozens of most popular Old Hindi Movies.
One of the legendary Music Director who was a pioneer of Tamil Music Industry.
5. O P Nayyar
Classics of O P Nayyar are still popular and will remain forever. King of light melodious music.
6. S D Burman
Father of R D Burman and one of the greatest Music Director of India of all time. He was the first generation of Bollywood music and provided base and class to film industry.
7. Vishal Bharadwaj
In modern Bollywood movie Vishal Bharadwaj’s music is considered as fresh and melodious.
8. Shankar Ehsan Loy
Why this trio is in this list is for their versatility. From classic to melody and rock, they have every thing in their kitty. Definitely one of the top 10 Indian music directors.
Legendary Naushad is one of the biggest names when it comes to Classical music in Indian film industry.
10. Yuvan Shankar Raja
Son of legendary Ilayaraja, Yuvan Shankar is currently one of the most sought after name in Tamil Film industry. From folk to rock, he can compose anything.