Published by: cineadmin on February 2, 2015
Vani Jairam (born 30 November 1945 in Tamil Nadu) is a playback singer in Indian cinema, primarily in South Indian languages, although she has a wider repertoire. Vani’s career started in 1971 and has spanned over four decades. She has sung playback for several Indian movies. In addition, she has recorded several private albums and participated in numerous solo concerts in India and abroad.
Songs like Ezhu Swarangalukkul, Keliviyin Nayangane, Ennulil Engo, Yaaradhu sollamal, Megamae Megamae, Kavidhai Kelungal Nadhamenum “Aana kana” and “Sugamana ragangale” are her musical tracks that were regarded as difficult. Known for her voice range, Vani’s genres are film music, pop, ghazals, bhajans, traditional Indian classical music and folk songs. Apart from Hindi, she has sung in several Indian languages, such as Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya, Gujarati and Bengali languages.Vani won the National Film Awards for Best Female Playback Singer three times and also has won State Government awards from the states of Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat.
|Place of Birth||Vellore, Tamil Nadu|
|Known For||Oru Kaithiyin Dairy,Thanga Magan,Sathi Leelavathi|
|Awards||National Film Awards - Apoorva Raagangal) (1975) ,Sankarabharanam (1980) ,Swathi Kiranam (1991)|
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Vani has recorded near to 10,000 songs in multiple Indian languages