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Date of Birth 1938
Place of Birth Mylapore
Nationality India
Also know as Samuel Joseph, Shyaam, सैमुएल जोसेफ
Profession Film Score Composer, Music Director
Samuel Joseph alias Shyam is a popular Malayalam music composer from Tamil Nadu, India. He has scored music for over 300 films including Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi languages. He also composed many Christian devotional songs. He is best known for the background scores for Malayalam thriller films of eighties and early nineties. Apart from his music scores in movies, his theme musics are still considered as the finest example of scores ever composed in Malayalam cinema. His theme music of Oru CBI Diary Kurippu, August 1, Moonamura, Irupatham Noottandu are popular even today. He is famous for creating fast number along with slow melodies. He won the Kerala State award for the best music composer for the years 1983 and 1984.

Awards by Shyam

Check all the awards nominated and won by Shyam.