|Artist Birtday :||03/03/1967 (Age 53)|
|Born In :||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Web Site :||shankarmahadevan.com/|
Shankar Mahadevan was born into a Palakkad family in Chembur, Mumbai, Kerala. He studied classical and Carnatic Hindustani music as a child, and started playing the veena at the age of 5. Under Pandit Shrinivas Khale, Mahadevan studied Music.
He is an alumnus of Our Lady of Perpetual Succor High School, Chembur and graduated in 1988 from the Ramrao Adik Institute of Technology in Navi Mumbai, affiliated to Mumbai University, with a degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering and was a software engineer for the company, Leading Edge.