One half of the Colonial Cousins turns a year older today
Born on April 3 1955, to a Iyer family in Kerala Hariharan, son of renowned Carnatic vocalists, Shrimati Alamelu and the late Anantha Subramani Iyer turns 59 today. This talented singer has quite a few melodious hit numbers to his credit. One of the first Indian Ghazal singer/composer, he has rendered about 200 Hindi songs, over 500 Tamil songs and a hundred odd songs in other languages like Bengali, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Marathi. He was honoured with Padma Shri and has two National awards under his belt. Here are some of the classic songs doled out by the melody king in over two decade career. Take a look…
3. Taal: Nahi saamne
4. Bombay: Tu hi re
5. Swades: Yu hi chala
6. Khamoshi: Bahon ke darmiyaan
7. Maachis: Chappa Chappa
Here’s wishing the soulful singer a very very happy birthday!