Salim Merchant is a renowned composer, playback singer and a music director and is famously known for his contribution in bollywood. His duo performance with his brother Sulaiman makes them a unique combination.
Salim ventured into the music industry in the year 1993 and for him music was descended from his father Sadruddin Merchant. His major break came in 2003 (Bhoot) and now he has composed more than 100 movies. Having succeeded in the music industry, he judged Indian Idol 5 & 6 seasons and Indian Idol Juniors. He also cherishes the TV screen as a coach in Voice India.
Salim lives in Mumbai and has pursued Piano from the Trinity College of Music in London. He has chosen Music as his career and became a successful instrumentalist, composer, playback singer and a music director. He is famous for his work in Bhoot, Fashion, Chak De India and others.
IndiPop Song of the Year – Mirchi Music Awards
Filmfare Best Background Score Award – FilmFare Awards
IIFA Best Background Score Award – IIFA Awards and many more.
Maula Mere Lele Meri Jaan/ Chak De India 2007
Khudaya Ve/ Luck 2009
Ali Maula/ Kurbaan 2009
Mar Jaava/ Fashion 2008 and many more.
Name: Salim Molddina later changed to Salim Merchant
Nick Name: Salim
DOB: March 3 , 1977
Place of Birth: Bhuj, Gujarat
Studied At: Trinity College of Music, London
Marital Status: Married
Spouse Name: Jeanne Merchant
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 5 Ft 10 Inches
Weight: 78 Kgs
Eye Color: Brown
Profession: Composer, Playback Singer and Music Director