Devi Sri Prasad the music director is known as the Rock Star of the Tollywood industry. Encouraged by Chiranjeevi he has grown leaps and bounds.
Devi is one of the top directors of the industry who has given a lot of hits to the top stars in the industry. Today he has celebrated his birthday in an orphanage.
His father was a big writer and encouraged Devi in every manner. Devi who has given a hit after hit in Telugu also has composed music for Salman Khan in Bollywood.
His songs are used in Bollywood. In a span of 20 years, he has worked for over 100 films and the majority of them were hit. His Rangasthalam music was outstanding.
He is competing with Thaman in the industry.Devi is also a noted playback singer. He has sung 66 songs in a span of 20 years in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi languages.
He sang mostly in his own compositions. He lent his vocals for the first time in 2000 for the song “Vechavechaga” which was written by him for the film album Vamsi, composed by Mani Sharma . The next year he sang four songs, two Telugu and two Tamil. The same year, Devi made his debut in Kollywood and Tamil music by lending his vocals for two songs “Angel Vandhaale” and “King of Chennai” from the film album Badri. composed by Ramana Gogula.
Devi Sri Prasad was born as Gandham Devi Sri Prasad in Vedurupaka. Andhra Pradesh into a Telugu speaking family. His father Satyamurthy was a writer in Telugu cinema who has penned popular films like Devatha,Khaidi No 786, and Pedarayudu. He grew up in Madras and attended M. Venkata Subba Rao School in T Nagar.