V R Dileep Kumar is an exciting young musician from Kerala, and he has been attracting a lot of notice in the last few years.
He is a student of senior musician Mangad Natesan, a student of Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer
His traditional style of singing and rich improvisation techniques have won the appreciation of the carnatic community. His renditions of the classical ragas is strictly by book, and is adept at detailed expositions of ragas such as Andolika, Behag and Brindava Saranga.
He is A Grade artist at AIR. He is a 1st rank holder in M.A Music from Kannur University and is presently pursuing his Ph.D. in Music.