Arjun Janya was born on 13 May 1980 in Bengaluru (Karnataka), India. He made his film debut in the 2006 Kannada movie Autograph Please. He is Popular Indian Composer, Singer, Playback Singer, Musician and Music Director and He is known for his works in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu cinema. He was born into Kannada family. He is well known for his works in Kannada music industry. His previous name was Lokesh Kumar.
The fact lounge in his starting where he assisted composers K. Kalyan and V. Manohar. Apart from assisting, he also played keyboard for 30 films and after that, he was able to release his debut directed movie. He continued to compose for so many films but he Got Success after giveing background music for Birugaali in (2009). He received fame and success and following this movie, he again scored for movie Sanchari in (2010).
His biggest break came with movie Kempe Gowda in (2011). He received gets positive responses and enjoyed the success achieved. Following this, astrologer?s suggestion him to change his name from Arjun to Arjun Janya. His seen works as a composer Baba, Yuga, Slum Bala, Jugaari, Hebbuli, Chowka, Pataki and much more. Currently, he is busy composing music for upcoming Kannada films like The Villain and Naane Next CM. As a singer, he worked in Romeo, Lucky, Rambo and Mrugashira. Currently, he is judging Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L?il champs in Zee Kannada.
He achieved the Karnataka State Film Award for a best music director for Alemaari in the year 2012. He had also won the SIIMA Award in Best music director for Romeo and the Filmfare best music director for Bhajarangi in (2013)