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Balabhaskar Chandran (10 July 1978 – 2 October 2018) was an Indian violinist, composer and record producer. He was born in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. He was best known for promoting fusion music in South India.[1][2]

He had composed the soundtrack for the Malayalam movie Mangalya Pallakku, and was the youngest music composer to have worked in the industry.[2] His compositions for the albums Ninakaai and Aadyamai are still among the most-sought-after romantic song collections.

He won the Bismillah Khan Yuva Sangeetkaar Puraskaar[3] in 2008.

Balabhaskar died on 2 October 2018 of a heart attack caused by injuries from a car crash he suffered a week earlier, aged 40.[4]

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  1. "MusicIndiaOnline: Get drenched with the new form of love". Archived from the original on 11 February 2010. Retrieved 13 January 2010. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Fusion Music
  3. About Bismillah Khan Yuva Sangeetkaar Puraskaar
  4. "Violinist Balabhaskar passes away". Indian Express. Retrieved 2 October 2018.