Film composer known for his work on movies like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Dilwale and Ghayal Once Again.
His first movie job was as a playback singer for the film Bunty Aur Babli.
In 2014 he won the RD Burman Award for New Music Talent at the Filmfare Awards for his song "Zinda" in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
His parents are Sangeeta and Shankar Mahadevan. His brother, Shivam, is a playback singer.