Biography of Tamil Play-back Singer - K.B.Sundarmbal
K.B.Sundarambal is the famous Tamil Lady Stage Artist and Singer in South Indian film industry. She was also a great actress in tamil film industry. Kodumudi Balambal Sundarambal was born on 11th October, 1908 at Kodumudi in Erode District. K.B.Sundarambal was the first film personality to enter a State Legislature in India.
In her child age, she was born in a poor family and very excellent in singing devotional songs in trains and receiving money from passengers for her songs. After developing as a famous singer, she was popularly called as "Queen of the Indian stage" by the tamil film industry. Her voice is very famous with strong, high pitch made her very famous in every films and songs. She died on October 15th, 1980.
Career of Tamil Play-back Singer K.B.Sundarambal
K.B.Sundarambal's performance and Vibrant voice was very impressed by all the Indians and tamil peoples. She trained well with music. She started to sing at the age of 10 years. Her family struggled a lot, because of poor. One day she was noticed by F.G.Natesa Iyer, whom was a stage actor and producer and attracted by her voice.
Then her Mother Balambal's friend Krishnasamy Iyer, whom was a Police helped K.B.Sundarambal and developed her talent in her young age. Krishnasamy Iyer introduced K.B.Sundarambal to P.S.Velu Nair, whom was the famous Dramatist. K.B.Sundarambal made her debut in the year 1917 as the Stage Performer . Every audiences were surprised and impressed by the young girl Sundarambal's voice in that stage shows.
K.B.Sundarambal acted in stage plays as Valli Thirumanam, Pavallakodi and Harichandra proved her as a greatest hit Stage artist. She was regarded as an legend in her life time. She was the only lady to get a salary of Rs.1 lakh in the film industry during the period of 1919 to 1970.
Playback Singer K.B.Sundarambal - Personal Life
K.B.Sundarambal and S.G.Kittapa only satrring in the stage play "Valli Thirumanam ". They both working together and act in many stage shows. S.G.Kittapa also an actor and they both fell in love.
Soon K.B.Sundarambal and Kittapa got married on the year 1927 and became the greatest Lovers in the stage shows. They made the life with Professions happily and worked for Indian National Congress . Her husband Kittapa died very soon in her young age on the year 1937.
From this happenings, some years Sundarambal left the stage show and after again turned to be an stage artist and singer. The couples have no childrens.
K.B.Sundarambal - Filmography
K.B.Sundarambal got a chance to enter into tamil film industry after as stage performer. But She accepted only a few films . Those films was super hit and toppest all over India. She acted as "Avvaiyar", whom was the tamil saint poet lead her role in good performance and she played as "Avvaiyar" role in many films.
From that the people called her image as Avvaiyar. She sung many devotional songs in many films and her golden voice was still remembered by everyone. She was very talent in acting, singer, playback singer and carnatic music. Her expression and pronounciation was very clear in every songs. She is also conferred as "Tamil Isai Perarignar".
The filmography acted by K.B.Sundarambal are listed below:
* Kandan Karunai
* Veera Sundari
* Karaikal Ammaiyar
* Mahakavi Kalidas
* Shakthi Leelai
* Thirumalai Dheivam
* Uyirmel Anai
K.B.Sundarambal – The Political Leader
K.B.Sundarambal had been very mush influenced in Indian Independence Movement. She became one of the Supporter of Indian National Congress party. She also involved in champion the movement and support the congress party candidates during elections. She was praised in the struggle of Indian Freedom and sacrifices for our nation.
K.P.Sundarambal worked for "Khadi movement" and she used to wear always "Khadi" clothes. She became Congress Nominee and entered Legislative Council of Madras State on the year 1951.
K.B.Sundarambal Famous Songs
* Pazhaniappa Gnana Pazhaniappa
* Vazhkai enum odam
* Tanittirundu Vazhum
* Vennir Anindadenna
* Siraichaalai Enna seiyum
* Gandhiyai pol parama Ezhai sanyasi
* Thai idathil Anbilladha
* Pandita Motilal Nehruvai
* Pittam theliya Marundondru
* Vazhi maraitirukudhe malaipol
Awards for Tamil Playback Singer K.B.Sundaramabal
K.P.Sundarambal got National Awards two times for "Best Female Playback Singer " and also Padmashri Award in Government of India award function in the film industry.