Sharreth - Profiles of Music Director

Sujith Vasudevan I, better known by his stage name SHARRETH, is a music director and singer. He began by composing film scores mainly for Malayalam films, but has gone on to compose for Tamil and Telugu films too. He won the Filmfare Award for the best music director in 2008. He won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Music Director in 2011 for the film Ivan Megharoopan.

He was also the first recipient of Kerala State Film Award for Best Classical Music Singer for his song Bhavayami in the film Meghatheertham. He was one of the permanent judges of Idea Star Singer till the end of Season 5 and played a huge role in making the show a rage across Kerala. From September 26, 2011, he has become a judge along with Bhavagayakan P Jayachandran on the Amrita TV musical reality show Super Star - the Ultimate.

From May 2012, he has become a judge along with Ouseppachan and S.P.Shylaja on the Kairali TV Ghandharava sangeetham 2012. Now he is the permanent judge of Mazhavil manorama Indian Voice Season 2. Sharreth was born in Kollam. He is a student of Dr. M. Balamuralikrishna. His debut film as a music director was Kshanakathu in Malayalam in 1990. He is also a playback singer. His first song was Dum dum dum with K. S. Chithra for the Malayalam film Onningu Vannenkil (1985). Currently, he resides in Chennai.