(Music Composers/Singer) – Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy is an Indian musical trio consisting of Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani and Loy Mendonsa. Composers, record producers, musicians and multi-instrumentalists. They have composed music for over fifty soundtracks across four languages. Among the most critically acclaimed Indian musicians, the trio have won over twenty awards, including one National Film Award and three Filmfare Awards, three IIFA Awards among several other awards and nominations. They are often referred to as “Amar Akbar Anthony” of Hindi film music by several, including eminent critic Rajeev Masand. They made their film debut in Tamil film industry, as Kamal Hassan signed them to compose for “Aalavandhan”. The turning point of their career as music directors though was “Dil Chahta Hai”, which was the debut film of Farhan Akhtar as a director. Following “Dil Chahta Hai”, their next big venture was Dharma Productions’ “Kal Ho Naa Ho” after that they have sung and composed in many Bollywood movies such as “Bunty aur Bubli, “Kabhi alvida na kehna”, “Don”, “Salaam e ishq”, “Hey baby”, “Rock on”, “My name is Khan”, “D-day”, “Bhaag milkha bhaag”, “Don2”, “Zindagi na milegi dubara”, “Johnny gaddaar”, “Wake up Sid” and more.