you know the National award winners and singers of Malayalam cinema? K. J. Yesudas, Jayachandran, M. G.
Sreekumar, Hariharan, K. S. Chithra, S. Janaki etc are some talented singers of Malayalam cinema. Some of the
female singers who won the National award for the best singer include K. S. Chitra, S. Janaki, P. Suseela etc.
Many people love songs and almost all people have a collections of their favorite singer’s
J. Yesudas[10/01/1940 - ] is a popular singer around the World. The singer sings classical songs, devotional
songs, film songs etc. More than 50,000 songs are recorded by this singer in different languages namely
Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, Oriya, Marathi, Tulu, Arabic, Malay, Russian etc. For seven
times, Yesudas won the
National Award for
Best Male Playback Singer.
In 1972, the singer won the National award for the film
This is a Malayalm film. Other Malayalam films for which K. J. Yesudas won the award for the best
singer include Gayathri 1973,
Unnikale Oru Kadha Parayam 1987,
Malayalam singer who won the National award for the best singer in 1990 is M. G. Sreekumar. He won the prize for
the song “ Naadharoopini Sankari Pahimam” for the film “His Highness Abdullah”. In 1998, the singer won another
national award for the song “Chanthu Pottum" for the film “Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne
. Mr. Jayachandran is another talented singer. This singer is famous for his melody songs. In 1985, the singer won
the National Award for Best Male Singer for the film “Sree Naranayana Guru”.
is another singer of Malayalam who won the National Film award for Best Male Playback Singer for the film
“Border” in 1998. This prize is for a Hindi song. In 2009, the singer again won the National award for the
song "Jeev Dangla Gungla Rangla". The Government of India
honored the talented singer with Padma Shri in 2004. He sung for different languages namely Malayalam, Kannada,
Marathi, Telugu, Tamil etc.
S. Chithra [27/07/1963 - ] is a popular Malayalam singer. She sung in different languages namely Tamil, Telugu,
Oriya, Kannada, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali etc. For six times, she won the National award for the best female
singer. The only singer who won all the four South Indian State awards till this date is K. S. Chithra. In 1987,
for the Malayalam film “Nakhakshathangal”,
she won the National award. In 1986, she won the National award for a Tamil movie namely “Sindhu Bhairavi”.
For the Hindi movie namely “Virasat, K. S. Chithra won the National award in 1997.
S. Janaki [23/04/1938 - ] is a popular playback singer of India. For the Malayalam song namely
“Ettumanoorambalathil" of the movie “Oppol”, S. Janaki won the National award for the best singer in the year 1981.
She sung in different Indian languages namely Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and Kannada. Over 20,000 songs are
recorded by S. Janaki. She is renowned for voice modulation abilities.