Vineeth is the elder son of actor, screenwriter Sreenivasan. He started his career as a playback singer. He shot to instant fame when his first song became a huge hit. Gradually, he started making music albums, and he wrote the lyrics of those songs himself. He also directed the music videos for the same. He made his acting debut with the movie Cycles which went on to become a hit. His directorial debut Malarvaadi Arts Club also did wonders at the box-office.