- Unnikrishnan’s formal training in music began at the age of 12, with his first Guru Shri V.L. Sheshadri . He then came under the guidance of Sangeetha Kalanidhi Dr S Ramanathan , and later his disciple and noted violinist Smt Savithri Satyamurthy. As Unnikrishnan’s passion for music grew, to horn his musical skills as a performing musician he has learnt from several gurus like Shri Calcutta K.S. Krishnamurthy, Shri P S Narayanaswamy and currently he is under the guidance of Shri S R Janaki Raman. He has also specialized on Padam singing, a rare and exclusive vidwath of a few musicians, by attending an intense workshop organized by Sampradhaya where he learnt from Smt T Brinda and Shri T Vishwa.
- He is a national award winning playback singer for his debut film song “Ennavale Adi Ennavale”. The song was composed by A. R. Rahman, with whom Unni Krishnan gave most of his memorable songs. He is one of the permanent judges in the reality television show AIRTEL Super Singer on Vijay TV in both the seasons (2006, 2008 & 2010-2011) and 2008 Idea Star Singer on Asianet.
- Unnikrishnan has performed a variety of thematic concerts and fusion concerts with senior and contemporary musicians like Eli Yamin , Mandolin Srinivas, Sathyasheel Deshpande , Ravi Kiran and Anil Srinivasan .
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