Gopisundar C. S., known professionally as Gopi Sundar, is an Indian music director, programmer, singer, songwriter, and performer.
Vaar Vidhumukhi Video Song | Mask Movie | Gopi Sundar | Yazin Nizar | Shine Tom Chacko | Sunil Hanif by Gopi Sundar Music Company
He started his career composing music for television commercials, as he has nearly 5,000 jingles to his credit.
A jingle is a short song or tune used in advertising and for other commercial uses.
Amala Promo Song Malayalam | Oruthi | Gopi Sundar | Anarkali Marikar | Nishad Ebrahim by Gopi Sundar Music Company
As a keyboard programmer, he has collaborated with several music directors including the composer duo Vishal–Shekhar, for whose music he also provided vocals.
Vishal–Shekhar are an Indian Music composer duo consisting of Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani.
He made his debut as a film score composer in 2006 and went on to produce several commercially successful songs in Malayalam, Telugu,and Tamil language films.
Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken in the Indian state of Kerala and the union territories of Lakshadweep and Puducherry by the Malayali people, and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
A film score is original music written specifically to accompany a film.
Gopi Sundar started his own recording label, Gopi Sundar Music Company, in 2014 with an idea to promote aspiring musicians and to make low-budget productions possible.
In 2016, he formed a live performance music band called "Band Big G" in Dubai.
Dubai is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates.
He has won several accolades for his soundtrack albums and film scores, including a National Film Award, a Kerala State Film Award, and two Filmfare Awards South.
A soundtrack, also written sound track, can be recorded music accompanying and synchronized to the images of a motion picture, book, television program, or video game; a commercially released soundtrack album of music as featured in the soundtrack of a film, video, or television presentation; or the physical area of a film that contains the synchronized recorded sound.
Filmfare Awards South is the South Indian segment of the annual Filmfare Awards, presented by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the South Indian film industry.
The Kerala State Film Awards are the film awards for a motion picture made in Kerala.
In 2017, his two songs and the background score from the film Pulimurugan were selected as contenders in the 90th Academy Awards nominations for the Best Original Song and Best Original Score categories, but none were nominated.
The 90th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, honored the best films of 2017 and took place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
Pulimurugan is a 2016 Indian Malayalam-language action film directed by Vysakh and starring Mohanlal in the title role.