Ajay-Atul (Biography) - Indian Music Composers

Ajay-Atul’s Biography :

Ajay–Atul is an Indian music composer duo comprising of Ajay Gogavale and Atul Gogavale. The elder one, Atul Gogavale was born on 11 September 1974 and the younger, Ajay Gogavale, was born on 21 August 1976. The duo hails from Alandi, Pune, Maharashtra, India. -Atul were born into a marathi family.

Their father, Ashok Sharma, is an officer in Revenue Department. The composer duo didn’t have any musical background. However, Ajay and Atul made their name in the musical industry.

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Ajay Atul

Due to transferable job of their father, the family kept shifting from places to places like Junnar, Shirur, Manchar and Ghodegaon.

Though the family never supported neither they denied, but due to financial issues ,couldn’t buy them instruments, but still the duo continued to persuade their career in music through school, band ,temples etc. When Ajay was in second class and Atul was in fourth , they started experimenting in music and along with won prize in music competition organized by NCC which furthur encouraged them both.After completing his education, he along with his brother, moved to mumbai where they worked as band .

They would befriend people who had harmonium, dhol etc as they couldn’t afford on their own. Their father bought them a keyboard on their mother’s insistence which proved to be one of their greatest gift. They both started composing professionally.

The duo won their first award for drama series “Sahi Re Sahi” and went to compose many songs for advertisements, films, dramas like Vishwavinayaka, Vāryāche, Malhāravārī , Kombdī Paḷalī, Naṭarang, Singham, Bol Bachchan, Agneepath, Pk, Sairat, Dhadak Jaundya Na Balasaheb, Tumbbad, Thugs of Hindistan, Mauli, Mahabharat, Zero, Brothers, Super 30, Tanhaji and many more.

The duo was awarded as ‘Composer of the Decade’ in Mirchi Music Awards for Agneepath and Mirchi Music Awards for Sairat

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