Sooraj is a singer/musician from Kerala, in South India, who began his singing career at a very young age, singing in languages such as Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi and Kanada. He was very interested in singing and following his studies he pursued a career in music, by participating in many inter-cultural competitions and winning many awards. His guru and mentor was flautist Kudamaloor Janardanan, who was also a Carnatic musician, who trained him and gave him an in-depth knowledge of complex musical nuances. Sooraj is also the co-founder and lead vocalist of a band called Masala Coffee and regularly performs at concerts and music festivals both in India and abroad. His hard work and dedication to music has provided him with a good platform to sing a good number of songs for films and albums that has won him many accolades in his career.