Full name: Salim Merchant
Date of Birth: March 3, 1974
Home town: Mundra, Gujarat
Current City: Mumbai, India
Profession: Composer, Music Department, Soundtrack Artist, and Music Director
The latter half of the famous music composer duo, Salim Merchant is a well renowned music composer and director. The singer has a rich history for his Bollywood presence, apart from several global level compositions. Son of the famous composer Sadruddin Merchant, Salim honed the art of playing piano at the Trinity College of Music.
Coming to Salim Merchant’s long run of Bollywood composition, he rose to fame with his compositions in the movies like ‘Hameshaa’, ‘Qayamat’ and ‘Dhoom’ among several other hits in Bollywood. He has also received acclamation for his background scores in some iconic Hollywood movies like ‘Fight Club – Members Only’, ‘Desert Dolphin’, ‘22 Yards’, and ‘Setters’. Apart from his musical career, Salim Merchant has also been a judge at shows like Indian Idol Season 5, 6 and The Voice India.
Instagram handle: @salimmerchant
Salim Merchant is married to Jeanne Merchant.
Salim Merchant has a fan base of 807k followers on his Instagram handle where the artist can be seen posting his performances and personal life content. For the die hard fans of this singer, the singer has collaborated with the UNLU app so that he can now interact with them.