Devi Sri Prasad

Devi Sri Prasad

Devi Sri Prasad (1979-0) is a Kannada, Bollywood Singer, , Music Director known for the movies Ranna(2015), Jai Ho(2014), Rocky(2008)

NameDevi Sri Prasad (దేవి శ్రీ ప్రసాద్)
TitlesDSP Rockstar
Date Of Birth2 August 1979
Age44 years 10 months 18 days
Place Of BirthVedurupaka, Andhra Pradesh
Facebook Profilehttps://www.facebook.com/ThisisDSP
Occupation Music director, playback singer, lyricist
GrandmotherDevi Meenakshi(classical musician)
Height5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)
BrotherSagar(younger)
Favorite Music DirectorIlayaraja
Mother TongueTelugu
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBlack
ReligionHinduism
FatherG Satya Murthy(script writer)
Wiki Pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devi_Sri_Prasad
TeacherMandolin U. Shrinivas
Passionsmusic, dance, photography
Role ModelMichael Jackson
Languages KnownTamil, Telugu, Hindi, English
Twitter Profilehttps://twitter.com/ThisIsDSP
InstrumentsVocals, Synth, Keyboard, Shehnai, Piano, Mandolin, Harmonium & Drums
SisterPadmini Priya Sagar
YouTube IDhttps://www.youtube.com/user/ThisIsDSPMusic
Weight68 kgs
Official Websitehttp://www.devisriprasad.com/
Google Plus Profilehttps://plus.google.com/113000675715516806881

Biography

Devi Sri Prasad is an Indian music composer, playback singer and lyricist in Telugu and Tamil films, currently residing in Hyderabad, Telangana.

Childhood, Family & Personal Life

Devi Sri Prasad was born on 2nd August 1979, in Vedurupaka, Andhra Pradesh to G Satya Murthy(father). But brought up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Devi Sri Prasad Family photo
Devi Sri Prasad Family photo

He has two siblings, a younger brother named Sagar, a sister named Padmini Priya Sagar.

Devi Sri Prasad with his guru Mandolin U. Shrinivas
Devi Sri Prasad with his guru Mandolin U. Shrinivas

Education:

  • Schooling: Venkata Subba Rao, T. Nagar, Chennai
  • Graduation: BBA degree, Chennai

Career

Devi started his career with Non-movie albums 'Dance Party' and 'Mr. Devi'.

Movie Debut: DSP's debut movie was through Devi (1999), Telugu devotional film directed by Kodi Ramakrishna. It was a sweet coincidence that his debut movie had his name in the title.

Bollywood Debut: Ringa Ringa of Telugu was used in Dhinka Chika of the movie Ready. the tune instantly became popular.


Devi Sri Prasad: Photos, Pictures

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Devi sri prasad with his guru mandolin u. shrinivas
Devi sri prasad with his guru mandolin u. shrinivas
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Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. In 2014 he toured US & Canada singing Tamil & Sings.

  2. He doesn't drink & doesn't smoke. When he goes to pubs & disco his company would be sleeping and he would still be enjoying music

  3. He has won many Filmfare Awards in Best Music Director category

  4. Devi Sri Prasad is multi-talented personality, he has tried choreography & Moive direction as well.

  5. He became a music director at the age of 17. He was creating music even in High school.

  6. His father died of heart attack in december 2015.

  7. He is one of the rare Telugu film personalities who is a star figure despite not being an actor.

  8. His family is full of music fans, his father, mother are all music enthusiasts.

  9. He is believed to have dated actresses Charmi and Mamatha Mohan Das.

  10. He is reported to take 2.5 to 3 Core INR for a movie

  11. Once DSP worked continuously for 20 hours and composed music for 2 songs.

  12. So far he has composed music for more than 75 movies.

  13. DSP & Tamil actor Suriya are close friends, DSP says "Surya is like a brother to me"

  14. He was into painting too as a kid.

  15. After 12th standard he wanted to join visual communications. Some of his photos have appeared on covers of magazines.

  16. If not a musician, Devi would have become a photographer


Devi Sri Prasad: Filmography (7)

(All Devi Sri Prasad Movies)
List By:
2016 Nenu Sailaja[Music Composer ]
2016 Nannaku Prematho[Writer (Lyrics),Playback Singer,Music Composer ]
2016 Sardaar Gabbar Singh[Music Director,Writer (Lyrics)]
2015 Ranna[Playback Singer]
2014 Jai Ho[Music Composer ]
2008 Sangama[Music Director,Playback Singer]
2008 Rocky[Playback Singer]

Quotes

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  1. I'm totally clued in when it comes to Tamil and Telugu films. I can even write lyrics in Tamil! Knowing the languages and understanding local sensibilities are a big advantage because music is an important form of expression

  2. My parents are the most confident and hardworking people I know.

  3. It's the director who holds the key to the success of a film. To begin with, he is the source of my inspiration for any score.

  4. Once I followed a chubby baby staring angrily at the world from his dad’s shoulder for three hours! To me, painting, photography, music and dance are like one integrated big picture