Saturday, October 18, 2008

AR Rahman hits Century! More than 100 albums!!

AR Rahman hits century with a Huge six :) (6 Films in 2008 and 3 more to come).WOw..Total 97 films and 6 albums.

The list contains all ar rahman titles including movies,singles,musical and albums released as Cassettes/CDs.
Skipped the exact dubbed version (like humse hai muqabla,muthu maharaja) from this list ,but included albums like sajni,love you hamesha,ayutha ezhuthu etc as the movies were entirely different  as compared to the original with different storylines and production teams!

How i finalize the list?
STEP 1 : Fist consider the original titles which are
  1. Roja (1992)
  2. Yodha (1992)
  3. Uzhavan (1993)
  4. Thiruda Thiruda (1993)
  5. Pudhiya Mugam (1993)
  6. Gentleman (1993)
  7. Vandicholai Chinnaraasu (1994)
  8. Super Police (1994)
  9. Pudhiya Mannargal (1994)
  10. Pavithra (1994)
  11. May Madham (1994)
  12. Kizhakku Cheemayile (1994)
  13. Karuththamma (1994)
  14. Kadhalan (1994)
  15. Duet (1994)
  16. Gangmaster (1994)
  17. Indira (1995)
  18. Rangeela (1995)
  19. Muthu (1995)
  20. Bombay (1995)
  21. Love Birds (1996)
  22. Indian (1996)
  23. Kadhal Desam (1996)
  24. Fire (1996)
  25. Mr. Romeo (1996)
  26. Anthimantharai (1996)
  27. Vishwavidhata (1997)
  28. Minsaara Kanavu (1997)
  29. Iruvar (1997)
  30. Daud: Fun On The Run (1997)
  31. Ratchagan (1997)
  32. Vandemataram (1997)
  33. Jeans (1998)
  34. Dil Se… (1998)
  35. Earth (1998)
  36. Doli Saja Ke Rakhna (1998)
  37. Kabhi Na Kabhi (1998)
  38. En Swasa Kaatre (1999)
  39. Padayappa (1999)
  40. Taal (1999)
  41. Takshak (1999)
  42. Kadhalar Dhinam (1999)
  43. Pukar (1999)
  44. Sangamam (1999)
  45. Mudhalvan (1999)
  46. Jana Gana Mana (2000)
  47. Taj Mahal (2000)
  48. Alaipayuthey (2000)
  49. Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000)
  50. Rhythm (2000)
  51. Thenali (2000)
  52. Zubeidaa (2000)
  53. One 2 Ka 4 (2001)
  54. Lagaan (2001) 
  55. Parthale Paravasam (2001)
  56. Kannathil Muthamittal (2002)
  57. The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
  58. Bombay Dreams (2002)
  59. Baba (2002)
  60. Kadhal Virus (2002)
  61. Udhaya (2003)
  62. Parasuram (2003)
  63. Boys (2003)
  64. Enakku 20 Unakku 18 (2003)
  65. Kangalal Kaithu Sei (2003)
  66. Tehzeeb (2003)
  67. Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2004)
  68. Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities (2004)
  69. Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004)
  70. New (2004)
  71. Swades (2004)
  72. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005)
  73. The Rising - Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005)
  74. Anbe Aaruyire (2005)
  75. Water (2005)
  76. Rang De Basanti (2006)
  77. Sillunu Oru Kaadhal (2006)
  78. Varalaru - The History of the Godfather (2006)
  79. Lord of The Rings Musical (2006)
  80. Guru (2007)
  81. Provoked (2007)
  82. Sivaji: The Boss (2007)
  83. Azhagiya Thamizh Magan (2007)
  84. Ek Mohabbat (2007)
  85. Pray for me Brother (2007)  
  86. Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
  87. Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na (2008)
  88. ADA: A Way of Life (2008)
  89. Sakkarakatti (2008)
  90. Yuvvraaj (2008)
So total 90 Titles
STEP 2 : Now we can add titles for which arr composed along with other composer
  1. Fiza (2000)
  2. Dil ne Jise Apna Kahan (2004)
  3. Kisna (2005)
  4. Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
  5. Al-Risalah (2008)
Now,Total number becomes 90+5 = 95
STEP 3 : There are some dubbed titles which have same songs but are entirely different compared to original movie(according to Storyline)
  1. Jodi (1999)
  2. Alli Arjuna (2001)
  3. Star (2001)
  4. Love You Hamesha (2001)
  5. Sajni (2007)
Total Number now became 100 ( 95+5 )
STEP 4 : But there are some movies which have same storyline,but with some additional songs
  1. Nayak (2001)
  2. Saathiya (2002)
Total Number now became 102 ( 100+2 )
STEP 5 : There are some movies which have same storyline,same songs but different production team 
  1. Yuva (2004)
so it must be counted! so total number of Titles is 103 (102+1)
OPTIONAL : To get films-Only list,we have to skip following musicals/ singles/ albums
  1. Vande Mataram (1997)
  2. Jana Gana Mana (2000)
  3. Bombay Dreams (2002)
  4. Lord of The Rings Musical (2006)
  5. Ek Mohabbat (2007)
  6. Pray For Me Brother (2007)
So there is 103-6 = 97 films
Here is complete Movies List (Total 103 Titles)
  1. Roja (1992)
  2. Yodha (1992)
  3. Uzhavan (1993)
  4. Thiruda Thiruda (1993)
  5. Pudhiya Mugam (1993)
  6. Gentleman (1993)
  7. Vandicholai Chinnaraasu (1994)
  8. Super Police (1994)
  9. Pudhiya Mannargal (1994)
  10. Pavithra (1994)
  11. May Madham (1994)
  12. Kizhakku Cheemayile (1994)
  13. Karuththamma (1994)
  14. Kadhalan (1994)
  15. Duet (1994)
  16. Gangmaster (1994)
  17. Indira (1995)
  18. Rangeela (1995)
  19. Muthu (1995)
  20. Bombay (1995)
  21. Love Birds (1996)
  22. Indian (1996)
  23. Kadhal Desam (1996)
  24. Fire (1996)
  25. Mr. Romeo (1996)
  26. Anthimantharai (1996) 
  27. Minsaara Kanavu/Sapnay (1997)
  28. Iruvar (1997)
  29. Daud: Fun On The Run (1997)
  30. Ratchagan (1997)
  31. Vandemataram (1997)
  32. Jeans (1998)
  33. Dil Se… (1998)
  34. Earth (1998)
  35. Doli Saja Ke Rakhna (1998)
  36. Kabhi Na Kabhi (1998)
  37. En Swasa Kaatre (1999)
  38. Jodi (1999)
  39. Padayappa (1999)
  40. Taal (1999)
  41. Takshak (1999)
  42. Kadhalar Dhinam (1999)
  43. Pukar (1999)
  44. Sangamam (1999)
  45. Mudhalvan (1999)
  46. Jana Gana Mana (2000)
  47. Taj Mahal (2000)
  48. Alaipayuthey (2000)
  49. Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000)
  50. Rhythm (2000)
  51. Thenali (2000)
  52. Zubeidaa (2000)
  53. Fiza (2000)
  54. One 2 Ka 4 (2001)
  55. Love You Hamesha (2001)
  56. Alli Arjuna (2001)
  57. Star (2001)
  58. Lagaan (2001)
  59. Nayak: The Real Hero (2001)
  60. Parthale Paravasam (2001)
  61. Kannathil Muthamittal (2002)
  62. The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
  63. Bombay Dreams (2002)
  64. Baba (2002)
  65. Kadhal Virus (2002)
  66. Saathiya (2002)
  67. Udhaya (2003)
  68. Parasuram (2003)
  69. Boys (2003)
  70. Enakku 20 Unakku 18 (2003)
  71. Kangalal Kaithu Sei (2003)
  72. Tehzeeb (2003)
  73. Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2004)
  74. Lakeer - Forbidden Lines (2004)
  75. Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities (2004)
  76. Aayitha Ezhuthu(2004)
  77. Yuva
  78. New/Nani (2004)
  79. Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa (2004)
  80. Swades (2004)
  81. Kisna (2005)
  82. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005)
  83. The Rising - Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005)
  84. Anbe Aaruyire (2005)
  85. Water (2005)
  86. Rang De Basanti (2006)
  87. Sillunu Oru Kaadhal (2006)
  88. Varalaru - The History of the Godfather (2006)
  89. Lord of The Rings Musical (2006)
  90. Sajni (2007)
  91. Guru (2007)
  92. Provoked (2007)
  93. Sivaji: The Boss (2007)
  94. Azhagiya Thamizh Magan (2007)
  95. Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
  96. Ek Mohabbat (2007)
  97. Pray for me Brother (2007)
  98. Al-Risalah (2008)
  99. Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
  100. Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na (2008)
  101. ADA: A Way of Life (2008)
  102. Sakkarakatti (2008)
  103. Yuvvraaj (2008)