Profile and Biography of Playback Singer SP Balasubramaniam

This article give information about the famous South Indian Playback Singer S.P.Balasubramaniam and his career details.

Original Name - S.P.Balasubramanyam
• Popularly Known – SPB, Balu
• Birth Date - June 4, 1946
• Birth Place – Konetammapeta, Nellore
• Father Name - SP Sambamurthy
• Spouse - Savithri
• Son – Charan who is a Singer and an Actor
• Daughter - Pallavi who is a Singer
• Mother Tongue - Telugu
SP Balu Home address - 16,Kamthar Nagar,Mahabalipuram,Chennai-34
• Profession - Playback singer, Film/Serial actor, Music
Director, Dubbing Artist
• Languages Known - Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, Tulu, Oriya, Assamese and Punjabi
• Debut Song of SPB in Telugu - 'Sri Sri Sri Maryada Ramanna' in the year of 1966 which had music by Kodandapani
• Debut Song of SPB in Tamil - "Iyarkai enum " for the film Santhi Nillayam.
SPB as a Dubbing Artist - SPB worked as a dubbing artist for the lead Actors like Bhagyaraj, Mohan, Girish Karnad, Gemini Ganesh, Naresh, Karthik, Raghuvaran, Vinodkumar etc
• Notable Movies in Telugu- Pavithrabandham and Aro Pranam
• Notable Movies in Kannada - Muddina Mava

SPB as an Actor in Tamil Movies

SPB1SPB has acted the following movies in Tamil. • 1971 - Mohammed Bin Tuglaq
• 1987 - Manadil Urudi Vendum
• 1990 - Keladi Kanmani, Palai Vanna Ragangal and Sigaram
• 1992 – Koteswaran, Thyagu and Guna
• 1993 - Thiruda Thiruda
• 1994 – Ullasam, Kaadalan
• 1996 - Kaadal Desam, Minsaara Kanavu, Nandini and Avvai Shanmugi
• 1998 – Bharathan, Paattu Paadavaa
• 2000 – Maya, Priyamaanavale
• 2010 - Nanayam

SPB as a Music Director in Tamil Movies

• Before 1977 - Thudikkum Karangal, Unnai Charanadaindhen
• 1981 – Thaiyyalkaaran
• 1985 – Mayuri

Achievements of SP Balasubramaniam

• Sung 36000 Songs in 35 years.
• For the composer Upendra Kumar, SPB had recorded 17 songs in Kannada in Bangalore from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm on February 8, 1981
• In a Single day, SPB recorded 19 and 16 songs in Tamil and Hindi respectively.
• SPB rendered a song in one breath in the Tamil movie 'Keladi Kanmani'.

Awards won by Singer SP Balasubramaniam

• Won prestigious Kalai Mamani from Tamilnadu Government during the year of 1981.
Padma Shri Award in the year of 2001 which is the fourth highest civilian Award in India.
National Awards 6 times during the years of 1979, 1981, 1983, 1988, 1995 and 1996 for various languages.
• 3 honourary Doctorates from various Universities.
• Tamil Nadu State Award, Andhra State Award and Film Fare Wards at various times.

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