Ilayaraja Song Pudhiya poovidhu Song from Movie Thendrale Ennai Thodu – A master piece from Ilayaraja. Pudiya poovidu song is so popular for its ground breaking instrumentation of the song. The music arrangement is iconoclastic and is completely avant garde in style as compared to the music we ve been listening. Ilayaraja’s songs from 70s and 80s are the all time best tamil songs of Tamil cinema.
Ilayaraja Song Vanitha Mani Vana Mohini Tamil Song from Movie Vikram – Yet another master piece from Ilayaraja probably the first song in tamil belongs to abstract hip hop genre. This song will be a all time super hit song from tamil movies. Once again the super hit combination of Ilayaraja, SPB, Janaki. This trio simply rocked tamil film music in 80s. Hit tamil Songs from 80s mostly belonged to this combination.
Ilayaraja Song Aagaaya Gangai Tamil Melody Song From Movie Dharma Yutham – A masterpiece by Ilayaraja. What a glorious composition! The successful combination of 80s tamil songs, the highlights of this songs are: Ilayaraja’s music,Janaki’s voice,Rajini’s majestic walk( what a walk!), Picturisation,Chorus Humming,Lyrics and not to forget Sridevi’s cuteness.
Ilayaraja may be a trendsetter for 2 stanza songs. In other case, he shortened the time of a song.
But if you listen to this Annakili Unnai thedude(Female) was a 3 stanza song.
If you listen, Vazhu mattum Nanmaikaga- from Kali. is a 3 stanza song.
After that Podhuvaga en manasu thangam from Murattu Kalai. is a 2 stanza song.
He may be a trendsetter. After 1990 we seldom get a 3 stanza songs in Tamil.
One thing is great with Ilayaraja. Whether it is 3 or 2 stanzas he always gives importance to lyrics and it is easily audible with his music.