Category Archives: Ilaiyaraja Songs

Senthazham Poovil song from Mullum Malarum

Ilaiyaraja Song Senthazham Poovil from 1978 tamil movie Mullum Malarum. This beautiful tamil melody song sang by K.J.Yesudas. Senthazham poovil song composed by Isaignani Ilaiyaraja. This song was one of the chart busters of year 1978. A humble melody song composed by Ilaiyaraja, you can enjoy this song at any time of the day. Wonderful melody of 70s and 80s.

Ilaiyaraja has used swing style of rhythm in this song and the time of the song is 4/4. Yesudas has excelled in this song. One of the finest songs of Yesudas from late 70s. Ilaiyaraja and Yesudas combination has given many such melodies during their golden era of 70s and 80s. Listen to the song you will surely enjoy!

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Ilayaraja’s Pongal Song!

Tamil Pongal song from Mahanathi

Is there any other song to replace for Pongal? What a happiest composition for a such a festival. This pongal song is one of the best pongal songs from Tamil movie composed by Ilaiyaraja.

Listen to the song and enjoy the happiness brought out by Ilayaraja through his music with typical folk style composition that well suits for such fesvital like Pongal which is celebrated for 3 days.

Wish you all a happy pongal!

Ilaiyaraja songs from Annakili

Ilaiyaraja songs from Annakili

Annakili was the first movie of Ilaiyaraja as a music composer. Annakili movie was released in the year 1976 starring Sivakumar. All the songs from Annakili were super hit and the movies success too credited to it’s music.

There were five songs in the movie Annakili.

1. Annakiliye Unna theduthey
A folk song sung by S. Janaki with beautiful jumping rhythms and the song a hill side village in the movie where a female shepered sings about her life. This song has some unique happiness while listening to it.

2. Machana Paathingala
The beautiful folk song composed by Ilayaraja even before the movie annakili and the song was used for this movie. In the movie the heroine sings about her marriage in imagination. The song ends with the lines ‘Manasara vaazthungalen engal kulam vaazha vaazhthungalen’ … may be this line has come true in the life of Ilaiyaraja. His entire family today in limelight because this song and the movie.

3. Annakiliye Unnatheduthey
The sad version of the first happy song, sung by the one and only TMS. This was the first time that the same song made for both emotions happy and sad. This also proved the musical knowledge of Ilaiyaraja.

4. Sontham Illai
Another sad song sung by P. Suseela , TMS and P. Suseela were at ther peak at the time this movie annakili was released.

5. Muthu Muthu
A happy and celebration song sung by S. Janaki, the song is about preparation for a marriage in the house and all the preparation work explained and the workers sing this song and prepare the things for marriage. Good lyrics and a simple and happier song and in the end the herioine feels sad about her fate as the hero marries another girl. the song ends with a sad emotion. Fantastic composition.

Annakiliye Unna theduthey song from Annakili

Annakiliye Unna theduthey song from Annakili, the first ever super hit song of Ilaiyaraja from movie annakili released in the year 1976. Producer Panju Arunachalam gave the first chance as a music composer for Ilaiyaraja in this movie Annakili. All five songs from Annakili became super hit of the year and till now they all are ever green songs.

It is said that Ilaiyaraja wanted Latha Mangeshkar sing the Annakiliye unna theduthey song but he could not get the dates of Latha Mangeshkar as she was too busy at that time, Ilaiyaraja chose S. Janaki to sing the song she too was a well established singer at that time.

Annakiliye Unnatheduthey was the first ever super hit song of Ilayaraja and it made people recognize Ilayaraja as a talented music composer.

If you like Ilayaraja songs, you must listen to beautiful song to experience the happiness and freshness in the song.