Playback singer and a music director who works in the Telugu film industry. He hails from Hyderabad and he was the 2nd runner-up at the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2005 singing competition. He also worked as music director for a few Telugu movies. Apart from singing, he is also a good dubbing artist. His debut Hindi album HEMACHANDRA, The Debut Album was launched in Mumbai on 1 November 2007 in a glittering function at Planet M.