Vijay Antony is an Indian music composer, playback singer, and actor. Initially, he has worked as a sound engineer and later became a music director. Antony, who joined Loyola College in 1998, started, after finishing college, his own studio named ‘Audiophiles’, where he first did sound engineering and later composed jingles for TV and for documentaries. Vijay Antony, Vijay Antony movies, nakka mukka got blockbuster.
Subsequently other directors, too, gave him the opportunity to compose for their films respectively.He is the “most sought-after” Next to A.R. Rahman music director after his great hits in Tamil movies like “Naaku Mukka” in Kadhalil Vizhunthen and “Aathichudi” from TN 07 AL 4777, which tremendously increased his Fame.Vijay Anthony has also given music to Kannada movie Budhivanta starring Upendra, which was actually a remake of Tamil film Naan Avanillai.
As a music director, Vijay also holds the credit for winning the 2009 Cannes Golden Lion for the ‘nakka mukka’ commercial(for Times of India)in the Best of Music category.
He was accused of plagiarism for the song “Unakena Naan” from the film Kadhalil Vizhunthen, although the CD mentions that the song’s composer as the director himself.
Vijay Antony in the leading role in Anna Durai. Vijay Antony also composed music for the film