Indian musical maestro A. R. Rahman turn 54 on Wednesday. Over the years, the talented and versatile musician has made his mark in music by composing for different industries. Rahman who started music at a young age has become popular across the world with his award-winning music for Slumdog Millionaire. Rahman has a dedicated fan base globally. A. R Rahman\u2019s \u2018Nenje Ezhu\u2019 Tour Born as AS Dileep Kumar on 1967, AR Rahman, who later converted to Islam. AR Rahman made his debut in the music industry with the 1992 Mani Ratnam movie Roja. AR Rahman and director Mani Ratnam are seen at an event However, Success on the international front came more than a decade later after his compositions in the award-winning Slumdog Millionaire won the heart of the Academy. Besides winning the Best Original Score Oscar, the film's track "Jai Ho" won Best Original Song at the 81st Oscars ceremony.