Tag: ilayaraaja album

endrum vanaveliyil

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 77/365 – Endrum Vanaveliyil

Kelviyum Naane Bathilum Naane is an entertaining thriller – A mother’s revenge on a guy who she thinks is the reason for her daughter’s suicide. I don’t know whether the...

/ January 28
vel muruganukku

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 76/365 – Vel Muruganukku

Ilaiyaraaja fans from the previous generation tell me that this song was quite popular during the late 1980s. This song epitomises of what people call as “Ilaiyaraaja Genre” – funky,...

/ January 27
vaanilla thenila

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 75/365 – Vaanilla Thenila

There are many music composers who provide good songs to certain movies but don’t concentrate enough in another – it could be because of the inability of the directors to...

/ January 26
Nandavanam Poothirukkuthu

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 74/365 – Nandavanam Poothirukkuthu

Illam was the remake of Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam – a sleeper hit in Malayalam that cemented the position of Sreenivasan as a writer. The Malayalam version was directed by Sathyan Anthikad with Mohanlal...

/ January 25
unna pola aatha

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 73/365 – Unnai Pola Aatha

There is no other music composer in this world who could bring the greatness of motherhood like Ilaiyaraaja. Be it pathos or happiness, he makes sure, he will tear you...

/ January 24
Alangara Ponnunjale

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 72/365 – Alangara Ponnunjale

Sonnathu Neethana is a 1978 movie directed by CN Muthu. Don’t confuse it with another movie with Suresh in the lead that had a musical score from Malaysia Vasudevan. This...

/ January 23
oru naal oru paravai

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 71/365 – Vaa Naalukku Naal

This song should be celebrated on par with Sorgam Madhuvile and Aasai Nooruvagai. The crazy percussions, wind instruments in conversation with SPB’s impossible rendering giving the necessary adrenaline pump – this...

/ January 22
Oru Kaadhal Devathai

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 70/365 – Oru Kaadhal Devathai

Devaraj-Mohan is a director duo who made a lot of low-budget movies with Sivakumar in the lead. They were the directors of Ilaiyaraaja’s first movie. They went on to make...

/ January 21
Maragatha veenai

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 69/365 – Maragatha Veenai

Last few weeks I have been posting songs from Malayalam and Telugu movies. Before I start posting Kannada and Hindi songs, I thought I would tread into some rare Tamil...

/ January 18
rudramadevi bgm

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 67/365 – Telugu Special – Rudramadevi Original Score

Rudramadevi is another orchestral brilliance from Ilaiyaraaja. The score was performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Directed by Gunashekar, the movie traced the life of Rani Rudramadevi, of Kakatiya Dynasty...

/ January 16