School : St Peter's High School, Mumbai
College/University : KC College, Mumbai
Educational Qualification : Graduate
Salim started his career by composing jingles for TV advertisements. In the mid-1990s, he switched to pop music and produced albums for musicians like Voodoo Rapper, Style Bhai, Shweta Shetty, and Jasmine Bharucha. In 1997, he, along with his brother, received his first Bollywood project of composing the Background Score in the film Hameshaa.Subsequently, he gave the music composition in the film Ghaath. The duo shot to fame after giving the background score for the film Bhoot.
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Wife/Spouse : Jeanne Merchant (Singer, Lyricist)
Son : None
Daughter : Ayesha
Father : Late Sadruddin Merchant (Music Director)
Brother : Sulaiman Merchant (Music Director & Composer)
Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Ranveer Singh, Riteish Deshmukh
Keira Knightley, Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra
Bollywood : Ab Tak Chhappan (2004)
Hollywood : Legends of the Fall (1994), Life is Beautiful (1997)
Net Worth : $7459405 Dollars
Does Salim Merchant drink alcohol?: Yes
Salim Merchant was born into a well to do family in Mumbai.
His family has its roots in Mundra, Kutch, Gujarat.
Salim’s surname was earlier ‘Moledina,’ but his uncle changed it to ‘Merchant’ when he moved to Australia.