Known for composing a specific kind of melodies and tunes, Legendary music composer MM Keeravanihas been mesmerizing music lovers from 1989. He even won a National Award for Best Music Direction for the 1997 Nagarjuna starrer Annamayya starring King Nagarjuna. He is also known for composing tunes filled with melody and romance.
The Baahubali music composer is currently composing tunes for his cousin, SS Rajamouli’ upcoming directorial venture RRR which will see Mega Power Star Ram Charan, Young Tiger Jr NTR and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. Keeravani is said to be charging a sensational remuneration for Rajamouli’ magnum opus RRR.
The music composer Keeravani is receiving Rs 18 Cr as remuneration for this project RRR. This makes him the highest-paid music composer in the Telugu film industry. This is just a speculation for now and it is yet to be determined if Keeravani is actually receiving such a big amount.
RRR which is being bankrolled by DVV Danayya under the DVV Entertainment banner, is slated for release on 13th October and stars Ram Charan, Jr NTR, Alia Bhatt, Olivia Morris, Ajay Devgn and Shriya Saran, among others in pivotal roles. The film, based on the pre independence era has been made on a massive budget of Rs 450 cr.