Manikanth Kadri is an Indian film score, soundtrack author and vocalist. He has transcendently scored music for Kannada as well as a few Telugu, Tamil, Tulu, and Malayalam films. He is the child of incredible saxophonist Kadri Gopalnath.
Manikanth began his profession by making for jingles and reflection collections. He likewise made for a title track of a Malayalam tele-sequential Annu Mazhayayirunnu and won the Kerala State Grant for best music. He delivered his most memorable instrumental collection called Dream Excursion in the year 2001 and furthermore tasted achievement. He likewise scored for foundation for an English component film Tantric Diary. His film melodic vocation started with Savvy City (Malayalam) and Mr. Garagasa (Kannada), at 24 years old. After these movies, his amazing advancement occurred with the Kannada film Savari in 2009. He has scored music for different movies in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tulu and Tamil dialects.
- Station ID for COLORS SUPER Kannada
- Title song for CHAMPIONS COLORS SUPER kannada
- Title song for Super minute 2 Kannada for COLORS Kannada
- Title song for Sriman shrimati for ZEE Kannada
- Title song for DANCING STARS 2 COLORS kannada
- Title song for COLORS Anubandha Awards.
- Station ID for COLORS CINEMA kannada
- Title song for THAKADHIMITHA COLORS Kannada
- Title song for MAADESHWARA for ZEE Kannada
- Title song for Lakshana for Colors Kannada
- 2005 – Kerala State Television Award for Best Music- Annu Mazhayayirunnu
- 2009 – Mirchi music awards for best song of the year and song of the year listeners choice and best female singer for “SAVARI”
- 2010 – Best music director by Bangalore Music Academy “PRITHVI”
- 2014 – Zee Kannada awards for Ninna danigaagi song from savari 2 (Best lyrics, Best female singer and Best male singer)
- 2014 – Six mirchi music awards for ninna danigagi song (Best composer of the year, best album of the year, song of the year, song of the year listeners choice, best lyrics, best technical award for mix n master) for Savari 2
- 2014 – best music director award from chithra sante for Savari 2
- 2014 – Red Fm tulu film awards for best music director (RANG)
- 2014 – Red Fm tulu film awards for best background score (Chalipolilu)
- 2017 – Best album of the year for RUN ANTONY
- 2018 – TIMES KAFTA awards for best background score (March 22)