Siddharth Mahadevan: 'I have my own niche'

By HT

Mumbai, May 30 -- After composing music for Deepa Mehta's Midnight's Children (2012), and performing with his father, singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan, at various concerts, Siddharth, is all set to for his Bollywood break.

He is making his singing debut with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's upcoming film, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (BMB), the music of which has been composed by composer trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy (SEL). The 20-year-old talks about his experience of recording with his father.

What was the experience of working on your first Bollywood film like?

I am making my debut as a playback singer with BMB and there couldn't have been a better platform to begin with. I'm thankful to Rakeysh uncle and SEL, who thought that I could pull off two songs in the film. It was a great l