Music director Jassie Gift gets doctorate in Philosophy
Kannur: Music director and singer Jassie Gift is now Dr Jassie Gift. He completed PhD in philosophy from Kannur university.
His research topic was ‘The Philosophy of Harmony and Bliss with Reference to Advaita and Buddhism’.
Dr Ramakrishnan, professor in Kannur University was his guide. Taking a break from the film industry, he dedicated five years for the research.
Jassie Gift made his debut as a music director with the movie ‘Saphalam’ in 2003. He rose to fame with the songs in ‘4 the People’ directed by Jayaraj.
He composed songs for many Malayalam movies namely ‘Ennittum’, ‘Aswaroodan’, ‘Balram vs Tharadas’, ‘Pokkiri Raja’, ‘China Town’ and ‘Seniors’. He also worked for movies in Kannada, Telugu and Tamil.