NAKKEERAN is a singer, song composer and songwriter from the United Kingdom. Since a very young age Nakkeeran has been singing and performing Tamil songs in Malaysia, the country he originates from. In 2004 he came to limelight after his performance in the television talent quest called ‘Vaanavil Paadal Thiran Potti’ organised by Vanavil channel of ASTRO broadcasting corporation . Having reached the finals in the competition Nakkeeran became a household name in Malaysia and till today is remembered for his performances. When he moved to Singapore he performed in ‘Vasantham Vetri Vizha’ and ‘Vasantham Star’ organised by Vasantham, a MediaCorp TV Channel.
In 2008 Nakkeeran returned to the UK, the country where he had his tertiary education and now lives near London.
Nakkeeran released his first single called ‘Thirumanam’ (Wedding) in 2008. His current project is his debut album slated to be released early 2011. For this album he is working with many talented artists from Malaysia, Canada, Australia, France and the United Kingdom.
The track ‘Chellame’ (My Dearest) is released in Tamil and English and is from his upcoming debut album called ‘Shades of NAKKEERAN'(Nakkeeran Solgiraen – Tamil title). Other songs include ‘Payanam’ (Journey), ‘Kanave’ (Dreams), ‘Thola Aadava’ (Friend, Let’s Dance), ‘Elunthidu’ (Rise up), ‘Inainthom'(Together),’Yennai Paar’ (Look At Me) & ‘Nakkeeran Solgiraen'(Nakkeeran Says).
Shades Of NAKKEERAN – Album Song Artwork