Nick Name: Ram, Rampi
Date of Birth: 13th May 1969
Place of Birth: Bombay / Mumbai
Education: B Sc, AICWA, LLB, M Music
Profession: Music / Vocal
Father: Late T. A. Vyasa Rao
Mother: Rukmini Rao
Siblings: My three elder sisters - Saraswathi, Amitha, Sujatha - all settled in Bangalore with families.
Wife: Indira Kadambi - My better half and best critic
Son: Vishnu studying A level course from home while practicing and composing music and teaching Guitar to students in all age groups from 10 – 44 years old.
Parents-in-law: GNT Narayan and Harini
Dog: Scooby - My second son!
Passion: Music, Music, Music
Hobbies: Playing cricket, watching movies and sports.
Best friend: Ajith
Inspiration: My teachers P.S. Narayanaswamy and S.Rajam
Aspirations: I would like to be able to touch people's lives through music My Favorites:
Attire: Kurtha, Dhoti
Movie: 'Roman Holiday': ;Taare Zameen Par'
Actors: Mohanlal, Kamal Hassan, Dustin Hoffman
Actress: Tabu, Shabana Azmi
Song: Mokshamu Galada
Composers: Trinity of Carnatic Music and Purandara Dasa
Hindustani Classical: Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Aamir Khan, Nikhil Banerjee, Hariprasad Chourasia
Ghazals: Ghulam Ali, Mehdi Hassan, Jangjit Singh, Hariharan
Carnatic: Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer, Lalgudi G Jayaraman, Umayalapuram Sivaraman, T k Rangachari, Nedanuri Krishnamurthi, Karukuruchi Arunachalam
Movies: Kishore Kumar, Mohammed Rafi, Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, SP Balasubramaniam