Chandrabose (lyricist)

Kanukuntla Subhash Chandrabose is an Indian lyricist and playback singer who works in Telugu films. Chandrabose wrote lyrics for about 3600 songs in over 850 films.[2][3] He has won a number of awards as best lyricist.

Chandrabose
Chandrabose at KL University in February 2015.JPG
Chandrabose at KL University in February 2015.
Born
Kanukuntla Subhash Chandrabose[1]

Alma materJawaharlal Nehru Technological University
OccupationPoet, lyricist, composer
Spouse(s)Suchitra Chandrabose
Children2

BiographyEdit

Chandrabose is from the village of Challagariga of Warangal district in Telangana, where he completed high school. He is the youngest of four siblings, and his father worked as a primary school teacher.[1] He earned a degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad.[3][4] Early in his career, he tried working as a singer in Doordarshan, without success. He then decided to switch to working as a lyricist.[4]

He entered the film industry with Muppalaneni Shiva's film Taj Mahal. Music director M. M. Srilekha helped him with his first film song, "Manchu Kondalloni Chandramaa" in 1995.[1]

Chandrabose married Suchitra, a choreographer in the Telugu film industry.[5]

FilmographyEdit

AwardsEdit

Nandi Awards[6]
Other Awards

Noted songsEdit

  • "Ee Sethitone" Rangasthalam
  • "Nuvvu Chudu Chudakapo" ("Okato Number Kurradu")
  • "Mounamgaaney Edagamani" from Naa Autograph
  • "పెదవే పలికిన మాటలో తీయని మాటే అమ్మ" (Naani)
  • "ఎవరేమీ అనుకున్నా" From Budget Padmanabham
  • "Kodithe Kottali ra Six Kottali" (Tagore)
  • "Manchu Kondallona Candramaa" (his first song, from Taj Mahal)[citation needed]
  • "Chai chatukkuna Tagara Bhai" (Mrugaraju)
  • "Chiraloni Goppatanam Telusuko" (Palla Kilo Pellikuthuru)
  • "Cheekatito Veluge Cheppenu Nenunnanani" in Nenunnanu
  • "Panchadhara Bomma Bomma" in Magadheera
  • "Namasthe Namasthe Neeku Namasthe" in Samba (2004 film)
  • "Telugu bhaasha theeyadanam" in (naaku nuvvu neeku nenu)
  • "Ekkado putti ekkado perigi" in Student No.1
  • "Jai jai ganesha jai kodatha ganesha" in (jai chiranjeeva)
  • "Inthe inthinthe inthe inthinthe" in (balu)
  • "Deshamnte matham kaadoy" in (jhummandi naadam)
  • "Aakaasham ammayaithe" in (gabbar singh)
  • "Sai ante thalli" in ( shiridi sai)
  • "నీ నవుల తెల్లదనాన్ని నాగ మల్లి అప్పడిగింది" in Aadi (film)
  • "lali lali jo lali" "(In damarukam nagarjuna's film)"
  • "sayonara sayonara" "(in 1nenokkadine)"
  • "Jigelu Rani" (in Rangasthalam)
  • "Naatu Naatu" (in RRR)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "ఆయన కళ్లలో కనిపించే వెలుగు చూడటం నాకిష్టం". www.andhrajyothy.com. Archived from the original on 19 April 2021. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  2. ^ Vamsi (28 May 2020). "ఎంత సక్కగ రాశారో: చంద్రబోస్‌పై దేవిశ్రీ ప్రసాద్ పాట". 10TV. Archived from the original on 15 August 2020. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  3. ^ a b Sarma, G. v Prasada (23 April 2019). "I derive my sense of music from oral traditions, says Chandrabose". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  4. ^ a b "Stars : Star Interviews : Chandrabose - Interview". Telugu Cinema. 3 December 2008. Archived from the original on 3 December 2008. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  5. ^ "Lyricist Chandrabose and wife share a cute moment on 'Dhee Jodi' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 February 2021.
  6. ^ "నంది అవార్డు విజేతల పరంపర (1964–2008)" [A series of Nandi Award Winners (1964–2008)] (PDF). Information & Public Relations of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 21 August 2020.(in Telugu)
  7. ^ "Winners list: 62nd Britannia Filmfare Awards (South)". The Times of India. 27 June 2015. Archived from the original on 27 June 2015. Retrieved 27 June 2015.

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