B. Arundhathi

B. Arundhathi is a playback singer and Indian classical music vocalist. She has sung many songs in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu films, predominantly in Malayalam films. The famous Malayalam song "Ethra Pookalam" is sung by her. She is widely popular for her versatility in singing both carnatic music and light music equally well.

B. Arundhathi
B. Arundhathi
B. Arundhathi
Background information
Birth nameB. Arundhathi
GenresPlayback singing, Carnatic music
Occupation(s)Singer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1981–present

FamilyEdit

She is married to Mr. T. S. Hariharan, who is a Retired bank officer and has two children. Her elder daughter Charu Hariharan mastered in psychology and plays mridangam very well. Charu has band "Varldens Band" based at Sweden along with some International musicians. Charu is also a Playback Singer - "Thotte Thotteduthe" (Venal Maram) 2009, "Sunday Sooriyan" (Ivar Vivahitharayal) 2009, "Mizhiyoram" (Yaakshi Yours faithfully) 2012, "Illimulam" (Iniyum Ethra Dooram) 2016, lyricist - song "My Heart" (Chattakkari) 2012 and music composer - album "Moodi Thirandidum", Songs "Nimishame", "Vinmeghamaay" & "Varmathiye" (Movie - Oru Karibbean Udayippu) 2019. Her younger son Sreekanth Hariharan is a violinist and Playback Singer - Songs - "Unakaga" (Movie: Bigil), "Aazhi Soozhnda (Sivappu, Manjal, Pachai), Uthira Uthira (Ponmanickavel), "Neengalum OOrum (Genius), "Pularmanju" (Iniyum Ethra Dooram), "Doore Dooreya" (Neeharika).[1][2]

Notable songsEdit

 
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• Maara Sannibhakara - Swapanam (2014) • Manase Paadu Nee - Mahasamudhram (2005) • Paalkadalil - Gowrisankaram (2003) • Hari Namadheyam - Mazha (2000) • Himashaila - Mazha (2000) • Eachi Elumichi - Taj Mahal (1999) • Swarna Maane - Kottaram Veettile Apputtan (1998) • Oh Priye - Aniathipravu (1997) • Entharo Mahanu - Devaraagam (1996) • Maarivil Poonkuyile - Hitler (1996) • Kalahamsam Neenthum Raavil - Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran (1996) • Medapponnaniyum - Devasuram (1993) • Kattum Kadalum (Ottyadipathakal) (1993) • Ellarkkum kittiya sammanam - Aayirappara (1993) • Yathrayay - Aayirappara (1993) • Swapnamalini - Devadas (1989) • Aalthirakkilum - Utharam (1989) • Manjin Vilolamam - Utharam (1989) • Ninnilasooyayarnnu - Utharam (1989) • Snehikkunnu Njan - Utharam (1989) • Swaramidarathe - Utharam (1989) • Manikkaveenayil - Pooram (1989) • Onnanam Malamukalil - Puravrutham) (1988) • Alarsara Parithaapam - Swathi Thirunal (1987 film) • Omanathinkal kidavo - Swathi Thirunal (1987 film) • Praananaathan - Swathi Thirunal • Suma Sayaka - Swathi Thirunal • Kiliye Kiliye - Dheem Tharikida Thom (1986) • Ethra Pookkaalamini - Rakkuyilin Raagasadassil (1986) • Valli Thirumanam - Rakkuyilin Raagasadassil (1986)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Swaralaya award for A.R. Rahman". The Hindu. 31 January 2007. Retrieved 8 June 2019.
  2. ^ "V. Gangadharan award for Mrinalini Sarabhai". The Hindu. 14 August 2006. Retrieved 8 June 2019.