M M Keeravani

Occupation:
Music Director, Singer, Lyricist
Awards:
Nandi Award for Best Music Direction for Rajeswari Kalyanam (1992), Nandi Award for Best Music Direction for Allari Priyudu (1993), Nandi Award for Best Music Direction for Pelli Sandadi (1995), National Award for Best Music Direction for Annamayya (1998)
Years Active:
1991-Present
M M Keeravani
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Maragatha Mani Keeravaani, better known as M. M. Keeravaani (Telugu: ఎం.ఎం.కీరవాణి, Tamil: மரகத மணி) or under the alias M. M. Kreem (Hindi: M. M. क्रीम), is a National Award-winning music composer who works in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi cinema.

He is also a singer. Keeravani is known for his contributions to the Telugu film industry with compilations for huge hit films like Annamayya. He has composed music for Hindi films such as Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin (1996), Sur, Zakhm, Saaya, Jism, Criminal, Rog and Paheli. In Malayalam, he has scored for landmark films like Neelagiri (1991), Soorya Manasam (1992), and Devaraagam (1996). He has composed for over 100 films in various Indian languages and is still actively composing music for several upcoming films. He is known in the Tamil industry as "Maragadha Mani".

Tollywood director S. S. Rajamouli is his cousin. His younger brothers, Kalyan Malik (a music composer) and S. S. Kanchi (actor in the Telugu show Amrutham), are also involved in the film industry. His sister M. M. Sreelekha is a music director.