Tag: SP Balasubramaniam

muthirai eppodhu

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 170/365 – Muthirai Eppodhu

Whenever I listen to sensuous songs of Ilaiyaraaja, one thing stands out, his playfulness. I remember SPB making a remark about Maadathile Kanni Maadathile, in which he asked him to...

/ July 6
unnaithan nitham

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 168/365 – Unnaithan Nitham from Maapillai

If I am not wrong, this is the third song from this album to be on the list, and of course, I haven’t used the popular ones. The versatility of the...

/ June 30
ompula vaikiri

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 166/365 – Ompula Vaikiri/Kanmani Kanmani

April 1 Vidudala was one of those comedy movies in Telugu that got remade in every other South Indian language. It’s a story of a cheater who tries to be...

/ June 28
panivizhum maalayil panivizhum maalaiyil

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 163/365 – Panivizhum Maalayil from Meera

When you rope in Asha Bhonsle to sing in your movie, will you give her lyrics or not? Ilaiyaraaja had the audacity to use her only for humming “La La”...

/ June 22
zindabad jil jil prema

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 143/365 – Zindabad Jil Jil Prema

I know some of my readers might be wondering why I have been posting random songs without a particular pattern. April is a month A-Z challenge in the blogging world...

/ April 30
veru velai unakku illaye

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 139/365 – Veru Velai Unakku Illaye

Maapillai was the remake of Chiranjeevi’s Attaku Yamudu Ammayiki Mogudu. The original was directed by A.Kondirami Reddy. In accordance with the remake culture of those days, the movie was remade...

/ April 26
sollatha raagangal

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 136/365 – Sollatha Ragangal

There are quite a number of songs that are recorded for a movie but never makes it to the screen as they get cut during the editing process. If you...

/ April 23
oru kunguma Chengamalam

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 133/365 – Oru Kunguma Chengamalam

I couldn’t find more information about this movie except for the fact that it was directed by one Mr. Prasad. Interestingly, the movie had a lady dialogue writer, a lady...

/ April 19
irandum ondrodu ondru

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 127/365 – Irandum Ondrodu Ondru

There was a time when Rajinikanth remaked almost every other movie of Amitabh Bachchan. Most of the movies were produced by Balaji but later even other producers started remaking movies....

/ April 11
hey orayiram

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 126/365 – Hey Orayiram

Meendum Kokila was originally launched with J Mahendran but later he was replaced with GN Rangarajan. Even Mahendran hasn’t talked about this movie in his autobiography. Nevertheless, it had a...

/ April 10