Chennai teen rated as one of world’s fastest drummers

Steven Samuel

Chennai: Steven Samuel, a 14-year-old prodigy from Chennai, is a multi-talented musician who can play several percussion instruments like cajon, darbuka and tabla.

Rated as one of the fastest drummers in the world, Steven will be seen in the third episode of ‘Young Genius’ show, in which he will interact with singer-composer Vishal Dadlani.

Steven, who was first brought into the live show circuit by noted percussionist Sivamani, is also into music productions and has already programmed a couple of songs. Steven wants to win the prestigious Grammy Award for his composition one day.

Vishal Dadlani said, “Steven is truly a great musician. It is not just about being a prodigy, but the articulation, the sensibility with which he performs, that makes him a great drummer”.

Catch Steven Samuel with Vishal Dadlani in the third episode of BYJU’s Young Genius on News 18 Network on 30 January (Saturday) and repeat telecast on 31 January (Sunday).


NT Bureau