Anirudh Ravichander is an Indian film composer in the Tamil film industry. He made his debut as a Music Director for the upcoming Tamil film, 3 directed by Aishwarya Dhanush. He is an alumni of Loyola College, Chennai and Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan group of schools. He has been inspired by the music of A. R. Rahman. He is the nephew of Rajinikanth. The promotion song, Why This Kolaveri Di, that Anirudh had composed for the Tamil film 3, went viral on YouTube and had tracked over 4 million views.