Rajesh Krishnan

Rajesh Krishnan is an Indian playback singer and film actor. Although he is known for his works in Kannada films, he has sung in Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Hindi and other languages[1] Making his mainstream debut in the film Gauri Ganesha (1991), he has sung for many feature films, devotional albums, theme albums and commercials in a career spanning over almost two decades.[2][3] He won Nandi Award for Best Male Playback Singer for the film Ninne Pelladata in (1996).[4]

Rajesh Krishnan
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Born
Occupation
Years active1991–present
Awards

CareerEdit

Some of his tracks include "Hogabeda Hudugi Nanna Bittu" (Annavra Makkalu), "Sumsumne Nagthale" (A), "Usire Usire" (Huccha), "Kariya, I Love You" (Duniya), "Ondhondhe Bachitta Mathu" (Inthi Ninna Preethiya), "Prema Chandrama" (Yajamana), "Onde Usrirante" (Snehaloka), "Nagu Nagu" (Aramane), "Let's Dance Jothe Jothe" (Ee Bandhana) and "Usire" (Huccha). He has sung the song "Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu' (Ninne Pelladata), which is in Telugu.

ActingEdit

Rajesh Krishnan made his debut as an actor in Telugu and then acted the Kannada movies like Santosha and Gaalipata, which also starred "Comedy Time" Ganesh and Diganth which was the biggest hit in the year 2008 and for which he was even nominated for the Filmfare for Best Supporting Actor Award

Personal lifeEdit

Rajesh Krishnan has been married and divorced to Sowmya Raoh (Singer), Haripriya (dentist) and Ramya Vasishta (TV anchor and singer).[2][5][6][7][8]

FilmographyEdit

As actorEdit

Year Film Role Notes
2003 Ori Nee Prema Bangaram Kaanu Rajesh Telugu film
2004 Santosha Rajesh
2008 Gaalipata Kitty Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2015 Melody Kiran

Dubbing artistEdit

Year Film Actor Notes
2001 Nanna Preethiya Hudugi Dhyan
2003 Paris Pranaya Raghu Mukherjee
2005 Amrithadhare Dhyan
2014 Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari Dhyan

DiscographyEdit

Telugu songsEdit

Year Film Song Composer(s) Co-singer(s)
1996 Ninne Pelladata "Eto Vellipoyindi" Sandeep Chowta
"Naa Mogudu Rampyari"
"Ninne Pelladesthananth"
1997 Master "Intiloki Welcome" Deva Sowmya
"B.SC Aynagani" Chandrabose,Krishanraj
"Bavunnara" Sowmya
1998 All Rounder "Yeppudeppudo" Swaraveenapani Anuradha Sriram
Auto Driver "Akkineni Akkineni" Deva Sujatha Mohan
Chandralekha "Tajmahaluni" Sandeep Chowta
"Urumulu Nee Muvvalai"
"Mogali Podalu"
Sathya "Galliloni Matti Mattiki" Vishal Bhardwaj
1999 Sneham Kosam "Meesamunna Nesthama" S. A. Rajkumar
Nee Kosam "Nee Kosam" R. P. Patnaik Kousalya
Mallika "Chalo Chalo" Sandeep Chowta
"Em Ayindho"
"Aat Maane"
"Yi Uella"
Raja "Kavvinchake O Prema" S. A. Rajkumar Sujatha Mohan
Prema Katha "Nee Kosam" Sandeep Chowta
"Devudu Karunisthadani" Anuradha Sriram
"Kokkaroko"
Preminche Manasu "Nee Choopu Chalamma" S. A. Rajkumar
"Evare Cheli Nuvvevare"
"My Dear My Dear" Smitha
2000 Nuvvu Vastavani "Meghamai Nenu Vachanu" S. A. Rajkumar Sujatha Mohan
Manasunna Maaraju "O Prema" Vandemataram Srinivas
Ninne Premistha "Prema Endukani" S. A. Rajkumar K. S. Chithra
"Gudi Gantalu"
Devullu "Shanti Nikethana" Vandemataram Srinivas K. S. Chithra
Kalisundam Raa "Kalisunte Kaladu" S. A. Rajkumar
Adavi "Ninne Choosina" Sandeep Chowta
"Ee Prema Pakshulu"
"Priya Ninu Cheeredareedi"
"Chinna Nadumu Chilaka Mukku"
"Ayyo Ayyo Rama"
Ravanna "Nuvvante Chala" S. A. Rajkumar K. S. Chithra
Tirumala Tirupati Venkatesa "Nadumu Vompulo" Vandemataram Srinivas K. S. Chithra
Pelli Sambandham "Atchi Butchi" S. A. Rajkumar Swarnalatha
"Bhale Bhale"
2002 Santosham "Nuvvante Naakisthtam" R. P. Patnaik Usha
Nuvve Nuvve "Ammayi Nachesindi" Koti Kousalya
Nee Sneham "Emo Aunemo" R. P. Patnaik Usha
2003 Toli Choopulone "Pagadala Pedavipai" Chakri Harini
Vijayam "Hampilo Silpalu" Koti
"Kushalama O Priya" K. S. Chithra
2004 Monalisa
"O Priyathama" Valisha-Sandeep
"Naa Manasantha" Sunidhi Chauhan
Intlo Srimathi Veedhilo Kumari "Nee Ollo Ne Nerchu" Ghantadi Krishna Shreya Ghoshal
Kushi Kushiga "Godari Gattundi" S. A. Rajkumar Shreya Ghoshal
"Preminche"
2005 Sri "Prema Prema" Sandeep Chowta
"Are Chi Chi"
"Holi Holi"
2006 Lakshmi "Ne Puttindi Neekosame" Ramana Gogula Ganga
2007 Chandamama "Buggey Bangarama" K. M. Radhakrishnan
2008 Chintakayala Ravi "Merupula Merise" Vishal–Shekhar Shreya Ghoshal

Tamil songsEdit

Year Film Song Composer(s) Co-singer(s)
1999 Thulladha Manamum Thullum "Megamai Vandhu Pogiren" S. A. Rajkumar
2000 Unnai Kodu Ennai Tharuven "Sollu Thalaiva" S. A. Rajkumar
2000 Ennavale "Raa Raa Rajakumara" S. A. Rajkumar
2002 Raja "Nee Paarkinrai" S. A. Rajkumar
2006 Vattaram "Idhu Kadhal" Bharathwaj
2014 Jaihind 2 "Ayyaa Padichavare" Arjun Janya
2016 Parandhu Sella Vaa "Man Meedhu" Joshua Sridhar

Kannada songsEdit

Song Film Music Lyrics Co-singer Notes
"Jeeva Neenu" Ricky Arjun Janya K. Kalyan None
"Naane Bareda Nanna Kathege" Simpallag Innondh Love Story Sai Kiran Simple Suni Anuradha Bhat
"Mugiligu Kadlaligu" Crazy Boy Jassie Gift --- None
"Nenapugale Moodive" Asthitva Vijay Anthony V. Nagendra Prasad None
"Mareyalagade Ee Bandha" Pani Puri Santosh Bagalkoti --- None
"Bari Kannale" Riktha Rocky Sonu Rocky Sonu None
"Sri Guruve Enage" Allama Bapu Padmanabha Anonymous None
"Bayalu Bayalane" Allama Bapu Padmanabha Allama Prabhu None
"Yennenu Soda" Hebbuli Arjun Janya Santhosh Naik Vijay Prakash

2015Edit

Song Film Music Lyrics Co-singer Notes
"Ala Le Sukumaari" Style King Arjun Janya ---- Archana Ravi
"Ee Olavu" Preethiyalli Sahaja Raviraj --- none
"Sahaja Sahaja" Preethiyalli Sahaja Raviraj --- none
"Edeyal Yaro" Muddu Manase Vineeth Raj Menon V. Nagendra Prasad None
"Yaare Yaare" Rudra Tandava V. Harikrishna K. Kalyan None Won KIMA award
"Aagumbe Sanjeya" Ond Chance Kodi Mysore Gopi Anuradha Bhat
"Enne Mujaane" None

2014Edit

Song Film Music Lyrics Co-singer Notes
"Kaarmoda" Mr. and Mrs. Ramachari V. Harikrishna Ghouse Peer None Won SIIMA award
"Bogaseyalli Mele" Benkipatna Steve Koushik Jayanth Kaikini None
"Sum Sumne" DK Arjun Janya ---- Anuradha Bhat
"Usiraguve" Bahuparak Bharath BJ Simple Suni Anuradha Bhat

2013Edit

Song Film Music Lyrics Co-singer Notes
"Bisilu Kudure Ondhu" Googly Joshua Sridhar Yogaraj Bhat None
"Devare Aagadha" Director's Special Anoop Seelin B. R. Lakshman Rao None
"Hogele" Anjada Gandu D. Imman K. Kalyan None
"Hudugee" Parijatha Mano Murthy --- None

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kundapur: Playback Singer Rajesh Krishnan Ties the Knot at Kollur Temple". www.mangalorean.com. 27 September 2013. Archived from the original on 27 September 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Rajesh Krishnan marries singer Ramya Vasishta - Oneindia Entertainment". Archived from the original on 27 September 2013. Retrieved 7 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Singers Rajesh Krishnan, Vijay Prakash in a project to support struggling musicians - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  4. ^ "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)
  5. ^ "Rajesh Krishnan weds again! - Kannada Movie News". Archived from the original on 24 May 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2013.
  6. ^ "Rajesh Krishnan Marriage Break! - Kannada Movie News". Archived from the original on 23 March 2013. Retrieved 23 March 2013.
  7. ^ "Singer Rajesh Krishnan weds". Archived from the original on 13 June 2013. Retrieved 23 March 2013.
  8. ^ "Annul our marriage: Rajesh Krishnan's wife". Archived from the original on 23 March 2013. Retrieved 21 March 2013.