Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman’s daughters Raheema Rahman and Khatija Rahman are additionally musicians. They carried out alongside with their father through the U2 live performance in Mumbai in 2019 and additionally get pleasure from an enormous fan following on social media. Khatija’s newest track Rock A Bye Baby from the Netflix movie Mimi was appreciated by many.
Speaking about his daughters, AR Rahman instructed ANI, “They (Raheema and Khatija) have the toughest mindsets. Anything they do, they feel like they have to be good enough…all these things come to their mind. So I keep telling them not to be worried about anything, just do it, just do the stuff and then you will have your own personality…God will bless you and nobody is going to compare them.”
Not solely his daughters however AR Rahman has additionally been guiding many different younger skills for some time now – particularly by his establishment KM Music Conservatory and BAFTA Breakthrough India Initiative, which identifies, celebrates and helps skills working in movies, video games or TV.
According to AR Rahman, it’s his responsibility to offer again one thing priceless to society. “It’s the natural human tendency…when you are growing up, you go to a well and you take water from it and when you actually become a grown-up, you realise that it’s your time to create a well so that the next generation can pick up water from there…through that you get more happiness. I always feel what you give is yours and what you take is not yours,” the Oscar winner stated.
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AR Rahman additionally talked about working with new skills. “When I was young I have worked with a lot of older people. I was 12-13 when I went to the studio for the first time and saw people beyond my 30s, 50s, 60s and 70s…I was the youngest person and what I learned from them is commitment, professionalism and art. Now, I am doing the reverse. Young people’s spark, enthusiasm and energy motivate me. I am reliving the youth while working with young talent,” he stated.