Thiruchi Loganathan

Thiruchi Loganathan (24 July 1924 - 17 November 1989) [1] was a playback singer of the Tamil film industry. He is known for his work in movies such as Manthiri Kumari (1950) and Parasakthi (1952).[2][3] He was married to Rajalakshmi, daughter of actress C. T. Rajakantham and Kali N. Rathnam. His sons are, T. L. Maharajan, Deepan Chakravarthy, and T.L. Thyagarajan, who are also popular playback singers.[attribution needed]

Thiruchi Loganathan
திருச்சி லோகநாதன்
Birth nameThiruchi Loganathan
Born(1924-07-24)24 July 1924
OriginTiruchirappalli, Madras Presidency, British India
Died17 November 1989(1989-11-17) (aged 65)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
GenresFilm music (playback singing), Indian classical music, Tamil patriotic
Occupation(s)Singer
Years active1947–1986

CareerEdit

Music composers he sang forEdit

Playback singers he sang withEdit

He sang memorable duets mostly with P. Leela and Jikki. He also sang with many others including, M. L. Vasanthakumari, M. S. Rajeswari, L. R. Eswari, P. A. Periyanayaki, T. V. Rathnam, A. G. Rathnamala, A. P. Komala, N. L. Ganasaraswathi, Radha Jayalakshmi, K. Jamuna Rani, K. Rani, Lakshmi Shankar, P. Susheela, S. Janaki, A. V. Saraswathi, T. S. Bagavathi, Vadivambal, Swarnalatha, K. Swarna and U. R. Chandra.

He also sang duets with male singers, most notably with Seerkazhi Govindarajan and Mariyappa. Other singers that he sang with include S. C. Krishnan, T. M. Soundararajan, G. Ramanathan, A. L. Raghavan, C. R. Subburaman, P. B. Sreenivas, K. R. Chellamuthu, Maadhavan, Shanmugasundharam, V. T. Rajagopalan, G. K. Venkatesh and T. L. Maharajan.

The singing actors he sang with were N. S. Krishnan, U. R. Jeevarathinam and Friend Ramasamy.

DiscographyEdit

Year Film Language Song Music Director Co-Singer
1947 Rajakumari Tamil Kaattinile Naangal Vazhvadhe S. M. Subbaiah Naidu K. V. Janaki
1948 Abhimanyu Tamil Pudhu Vasandhamaame Vaazhvile S. M. Subbaiah Naidu & C. R. Subburaman U. R. Jeevarathinam
Oh Aiyamare Ammamare Vaanga Friend Ramasamy & K. V. Janaki
Pudhu Vasandhamaamey Vaazhvile
Pudhu Vasandhamaamey Vaazhvile U. R. Jeevarathinam
1949 Kanniyin Kaadhali Tamil Puvi Raja S. M. Subbaiah Naidu & C. R. Subburaman M. L. Vasanthakumari
1950 Ezhai Padum Padu Tamil Vaanamudhe Ondraai S. M. Subbaiah Naidu M. L. Vasanthakumari & P. A. Periyanayaki
1950 Manthiri Kumari Tamil Vaaraai Nee Vaaraai G. Ramanathan Jikki
Ulavum Thendral Kaatrinile Jikki
1951 Devaki Tamil Perinbame Vaazhivile G. Ramanathan P. Leela
Hello My Dear Hello A. G. Rathnamala
1951 Jeevitha Nauka Malayalam Ghoraandhakaaramaaya Bheekararaavilippol V. Dakshinamoorthy P. Leela
1951 Pichaikkaari Tamil Vanaraniye Endhan Manaraniye V. Dakshinamoorthy P. Leela
Sagayam Yarumallada
1951 Sarvadhikari Tamil Aanazhaga Enadhu Kaikal S. Dakshinamurthi P. Leela
1951 Singari Tamil Maaname Pradhaaname…. Manampol Vaazhvu Edhu S. V. Venkatraman, T. R. Ramanathan & T. A. Kalyanam
Kani Suvai Tharum Amudhaave Jikki
Ezhaigal Vaazhave Idamillaiyaa
1951 Rajambal Tamil Ullondru Vaitthu M. S. Gnanamani
1951 Yachakan Malayalam Vismritharaay Vismritharaay S. N. Chaami
Janakeeya Raajyaneethiyil
1952 Aathmasakhi Malayalam Jalajala Jal Jal Br Lakshmanan
1952 Amma Tamil Vidhiyo Paingkili V. Dakshinamurthy
1952 Priyasakhi Tamil Jalajala Jal Jal Br Lakshmanan
1952 Mappillai Tamil Dosu Kodukka Venum T. R. Pappa & N. S. Balakrishnan A. G. Rathnamala
1952 Puratchi Veeran Tamil Mei Thiyaaga Puviyile Vaazhnaalum Shankar-Jaikishan
Kaadhal Kanave.... En Kannil P. A. Periyanayaki
1952 Rani Tamil Ulle Onnu Veliye Onnu C. R. Subburaman C. R. Subburaman & P. Suseela
1952 Shyamala Tamil Indha Kaala Krishnanena G. Ramanathan, T. V. Raju & S. B. Dinakar Rao Jikki
1953 Asai Magan Tamil Akkam Pakkam V. Dakshinamoorthy A. G. Rathnamala
1953 Manithan Tamil Pongi Varum Muzhu Madhiyai S. V. Venkatraman
1953 Naalvar Tamil Vaanamidhile K. V. Mahadevan M. L. Vasanthakumari
1953 Ponni Tamil Ulagam Pora Pokkile S. M. Subbaiah Naidu M. M. Mariyappa
Aaduvadhum Paaduvadhum Edhukku M. M. Mariyappa
1953 Thirumbi Paar Tamil Thannale Panpadum Unnale Vaazhvile G. Ramanathan P. Leela
1953 Ulagam Tamil Kaadhalinaal Ulagame M. S. Gnanamani N. L. Ganasaraswathi
Pongi Varum.... Karpanai Ellaam Ondru Thiranda
1954 Ammaiyappan Tamil K. V. Mahadevan
1954 Ratha Paasam Tamil Dallu Dallu Dallu M. K. Athmanathan & A. V. Natarajan
1954 Sorgavasal Tamil Sandhosham Theda Vendum Vaazhvile Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy T. V. Rathnam
1954 Vaira Malai Tamil Koovamal Koovum Kogilam Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy M. L. Vasanthakumari
Vanjamidho Vaanjaiyidho M. L. Vasanthakumari
1955 Asai Anna Arumai Thambi Tamil Aanaana Pattadhellaam K. V. Mahadevan A. V. Saraswathi
1955 Vedan Kannappa Tamil Aasaikkoru Aann Pillai R. Sudharsanam T. S. Bagavathi
1955 Doctor Savithri Tamil Jegamengum Pugalongum Veera Dheera Singam G. Ramanathan N. S. Krishnan
1955 Gulebagavali Tamil Villendhum Veeranellam Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy P. Leela
Villendhum Veeranellam P. Leela & G. K. Venkatesh
1955 Gomathiyin Kaadalan Tamil Kongu Naatu Sengkarumbe G. Ramanathan
Vaana Meedhil Neendhi Odum
1955 Kalvanin Kadhali Tamil Sadharam Nadagam G. Govindarajulu Naidu Seerkazhi Govindarajan & Shanmugasundharam
1955 Manoratham Tamil Nilave Needhan Thoodhu Sellayo G. Ramanathan P. Leela
1955 Nalla Thangai Tamil Anbulla Azhagene…. Inba Vaazhvil G. Ramanathan Jikki
ABCD Padikkiren Seerkazhi Govindarajan
1955 Pennarasi Tamil Inbam Enggum Ingge K. V. Mahadevan M. S. Rajeswari
Chandhiran Madhiyam…. Paadhaiyin Mele Vizhiyaai Vaitthu M. S. Rajeswari, S. C. Krishnan & U. R. Chandra
1955 Porter Kandan Tamil Kondattam Kondattam Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy S. C. Krishnan, K. R. Chellamutthu, Maadhavan & K. Rani
1955 Town Bus Tamil Ponnana Vazhve Mannagi Poma K. V. Mahadevan M. S. Rajeswari & Radha Jayalakshmi
1955 Valliyin Selvan Tamil Kanna Unnai Kandathum Parur S. Anantharaman
1956 Kaalam Mari Pochu Tamil Inidhaai Naame Inaindhiruppome Master Venu Jikki
Poliyo Poli Poliyo Poli Aaayira Kaalam
Maariye Kelammaa Kaaniyile Jikki
Vaangaame Povome Naame
Idar Pattu Vayir Erindha
Punnagai Thanai Veesu Jikki & K. Rani
1956 Mathar Kula Manickam Tamil Payaname Kattuvom Premamani S. Rajeswara Rao
Naalum Nalla Naalu A. P. Komala
1956 Paasavalai Tamil Aiyaiya Neenga Ambalaiyaanga Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy K. Rani
1956 Paditha Penn Tamil Vaadaadha Solai Malar Pootha Verlai Arun & Raghavan K. Rani
Gunamum Kula Dharma Gnaanamum K. Rani
1956 Punniyavathi Tamil Kannum Moodi Uranguga Nee En V. Dakshinamoorthy P. Leela
1956 Sadhaaram Tamil Mariyaadhar…. Manmeedhu Maanam G. Ramanathan
1956 Vetri Veeran Tamil Godhai En Chela Kiliye T. M. Ibrahim Jikki
1957 Aaravalli Tamil Chinna Kutti Naatthana G. Ramanathan
Kummalam Pottadhellam Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Maanamellaam Pona Pinne T. M. Soundararajan
Pazhakkam Illaadha Kazhudhai Kitta Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Manjal Poosi Varum Konjum Paarvaiyile Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Thirumbi Paaru Thirumbi Paaru Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Idhu Sengkamma Adhu Angkamma Seerkazhi Govindarajan & A. G. Rathnamala
1957 Iru Sagodharigal Tamil Joraana Sarakkirukku Paarungga S. Rajeswara Rao
Laattariyaale Baateri Pole Jikki
1957 Maya Bajaar Tamil Kalyana Samaiyal Saadham Ghantasala & S. Rajeswara Rao
Ashtadhikkilum Soozhum
1957 Raja Rajan Tamil Aala Pirandha Rajapaadu K. V. Mahadevan Muthukoothan & Vadivambal
Vettaiyaada Vaarum Mannavaa S. C. Krishnan & Vadivambal
1958 Boologa Rambai Tamil Om Endra Pranavatthin.... Kalli Malai Kurinji Nilam C. N. Pandurangan S. C. Krishnan, Jikki & A. G. Rathnamala
1958 Maalaiyitta Mangai Tamil Saatailyilaa Pambaram Pol Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy dialogues Pandari Bai
1958 Neelavukku Neranja Manasu Tamil Cycle Varudhu Cycle Varudhu K. V. Mahadevan L. R. Eswari
Originality Osandha Quality
1958 Paanai Pidithaval Bhaagyasaali Tamil Purushan Veettil Vaazha Pogum Penne S. V. Venkatraman & S. Rajeswara Rao
Penne Unadhazhagai Kandu Jikki
Pachadikkettha Kichadi Sambaa T. V. Rathnam
1958 Petra Maganai Vitra Annai Tamil Aambalkki Kann Potta… Gum Gum Gum Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy Jikki
Podaadha Maratthile…. Onne Onnu Adhu Seerkazhi Govindarajan & Jikki
1958 Sampoorna Ramayanam Tamil Veenai Kodi Udaiya Vendhane K. V. Mahadevan
1958 Thai Pirandhal Vazhi Pirakkum Tamil Aasaiye Alai Pole K. V. Mahadevan
1958 Vanjikottai Valiban Tamil Vetrivel Veeravel C. Ramchandra Seerkazhi Govindarajan & T. V. Rathnam
Vaikkal Vandi Baaram Seerkazhi Govindarajan & P. Susheela
Thaedi Thaedi Alaigirene P. Susheela
1959 Aana Valarthiya Vanampadi Malayalam Jodiyulla Kaale Joraayi Br Lakshmanan
1959 Alli Petra Pillai Tamil Kathirukken Veliyoram Unakkaga K. V. Mahadevan L. R. Eswari
Nalla Naalu Romba Nalla Naalu T. M. Soundararajan & Seerkazhi Govindarajan
1959 Arumai Magal Abirami Tamil Dootti Dootti Dootti V. Dakshinamoorthy K. Jamuna Rani
1959 Azhagarmalai Kalvan Tamil Thaen Thoongum Thenpodhigai Charalile B. Gopalam
Kaattu Vazhi Pogaiyile Jikki
Chithiram Kalainduvida
1959 Bhagya Devathai Tamil Hara Hara Siva Siva Ambala Vaanaa Master Venu
Thanne Thaananne K. Jamuna Rani
Paavam Oridamaa, Pazhiyum Oridamaa
1959 Engal Kuladevi Tamil Onnum Theriyaatha Kanni Oru Kannni K. V. Mahadevan L. R. Eswari
1959 Kaveriyin Kanavan Tamil Paranthu Vantha Painkiliye Kannamma K. V. Mahadevan
Thanjavur Bommai Pole
Kannathile Vizhum Pallathile.... Velli Anname Vaaraayo
Alai Modhuthe Nenjam K. Jamuna Rani
1959 Manaiviye Manithanin Manickam Tamil Un Thiruvilaiyaadal Arivaayaa S. Hanumantha Rao
Kaathiruppom Kai Pidippom Kanne A. G. Rathnamala
Buddharaiyum Muhamadhaiyum
1959 Manimekalai Tamil Avaniyil Pudhu Murai Araneriye Kanda G. Ramanathan N. L. Ganasaraswathi
1959 Naalu Veli Nilam Tamil Ooraar Urangaiyile K. V. Mahadevan L. R. Eswari
1959 Panchaali Tamil Maa Manakkudhu Thaen Manakkudhu K. V. Mahadevan Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Namma Naattu Vaithiyathai S. C. Krishnan
1959 Raja Sevai Tamil Baleh Pervali Kannappaa T. V. Raju A. L. Raghavan
1959 Thayapola Pillai Noolapola Selai Tamil Paatti Sollum Kadhai K. V. Mahadevan Seerkazhi Govindarajan, Soolamangalam Rajalakshmi & L. R. Eswari
1959 Vaazhkai Oppandham Tamil Rambaiyum Oorvasiyum Ghantasala
1959 Vannakili Tamil Adikkira Kaidhan Anaikkum K. V. Mahadevan P. Susheela
1959 Veerapandiya Kattabomman Tamil Aathukkulle Ootthu Vetti G. Ramanathan K. Jamuna Rani, V. T. Rajagopalan & A. G. Rathnamala
1959 Yaanai Valartha Vaanambadi Tamil Jodi Kaalai Maade Neeye Br Lakshmanan
1960 Adutha Veettu Penn Tamil Kanngalum Kavi Paadudhe P. Adinarayana Rao Seerkazhi Govindarajan
1960 Chavukkadi Chandrakantha Tamil Usuru Namma Kaiyile G. Ramanathan
1960 Ellorum Innaattu Mannar Tamil Miruga Inam Thaan Sirandhadhu T. G. Lingappa A. L. Raghavan & P. Susheela
1960 Irumbu Thirai Tamil Kaiyila Vaanginen Paiyile Podala S. V. Venkatraman
Era Pudichavanum Enguleesu Padichavanum
Nikkatuma Pogatuma K. Jamuna Rani
1960 Ivan Avanethan Tamil Vaazhkayin Paadam M. Ranga Rao S. Janaki
Kanne Adi Penne
1960 Kadavulin Kuzhandhai Tamil Thamizhan Endru Solladaa G. Ramanathan
Ilan Thamizhaa Unnai Paarkka
1960 Kuzhandhaigal Kanda Kudiyarasu Tamil Unnai Kandu Roja Chendu T. G. Lingappa K. Rani
Jaadhagam Namakku Saadhagam
1960 Ondrupattal Undu Vazhvu Tamil Annachi Vandhachi Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy L. R. Eswari
1960 Paadhai Theriyudhu Paar Tamil Unmai Orunaal Veliyaagum M. B. Sreenivasan
1960 Ponni Thirunaal Tamil Karumbu Villai Edutthu K. V. Mahadevan Seerkazhi Govindarajan, A. L. Raghavan, S. V. Ponnusamy & L. R. Eswari
Ponggi Varum Kaaviriye Seerkazhi Govindarajan, Soolamangalam Rajalakshmi & L. R. Eswari
1960 Raja Bakthi Tamil Sooraadhi Soorar G. Govindarajulu Naidu
1960 Raja Makudam Tamil Vaarungo Vaarungo Vaarungo Master Venu
1960 Rathinapuri Ilavarasi Tamil Magudam Kaakka Vandha Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy A. P. Komala
1960 Sangilithevan Tamil Sattaiyile Theychukalaam T. G. Lingappa P. Leela
1960 Vidivelli Tamil Kodutthu Paar Paar Paar A. M. Rajah A. M. Rajah, P. Susheela & Jikki
Kaaru Savari Joruru Jikki
1960 Veerakkanal Tamil Pottukkitta Rendu Perum K. V. Mahadevan L. R. Eswari
1961 Kappalottiya Thamizhan Tamil Endru Thaniyum Indha G. Ramanathan
Velli Panimalayil Seerkazhi Govindarajan
Thaneer Vittom
1961 Pangaaligal Tamil Chinna Arumbu Malarum S. Dakshinamurthi
1961 Punar Jenmam Tamil Paadam Sariyaa Maaster T. Chalapathi Rao Jikki
1961 Yar Manamagan Tamil Kadalamma Kadalamma Br Lakshmanan P. Leela & Renuka
1962 Madadhipathi Magal Tamil Maanilamel Sila Maanidaraal C. Ramchandra
Vidhi Vinnil Meerudhe Lakshmi Shankar
1962 Pattinathar Tamil Thiruvenkada G. Ramanathan
1963 Konjum Kumari Tamil Thoppule Oru Naal Siritthaayadi Vedha A. G. Rathnamala
1963 Lava Kusa Tamil Thappu Thappunu Thuniyai Thuvaichu Ghantasala L. R. Eswari
1964 Chithraangi Tamil Unakku Onnu Enakku Onnu Irukkudhu Manasu Vedha A. G. Rathnamala
1964 Karnan Tamil Mazhai Kodukkum Viswanathan-Ramamoorthy
Naanich Chivandhana
Aayiram Karanggal Neetti Seerkazhi Govindarajan, P. B. Sreenivas & T. M. Soundararajan
1964 Veera Pandiyan Tamil Aiyaiyo Raavanaa Naan Enna Solven Rajan-Nagendra Swarnalatha
Sanga Thamizhe.... Malarum Paruvam Kadhai Sollumaa S. Janaki
Pazhani Aandavaa Murugaa Pazhani Aandavaa L. R. Eswari
1965 Sarasa BA Tamil Kanni Paruvam Thulludhunga Vedha K. Jamuna Rani
1973 Arangetram Tamil Kannanai Kaanbadharko V. Kumar K. Swarna
1979 Panchaboothangal Tamil Om Sakthi Om Sakthi Parasakthi Shankar-Ganesh
Prahlaadha Naadagam T. L. Maharajan
1986 Maruthi Tamil Shankar-Ganesh

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