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Ilayaraja speaks about music

Music is always simple. And it’s natural. So it is wrong to claim that I simplified the way music is presented, said maestro Ilayaraja. Answering to the queries of his fans in a popular vernacular weekly, the maestro said, ‘people believe that music is something gigantic. But for me, it is always something different and now.’ To a question as ...

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'Music is everything'

Music is everything for me in my life. I am nothing without it’, said veteran music director Ilayaraja. Speaking at the audio launch of Lakshmi Manchu’s production venture Maranthen Mannithen on Monday, Raja said, ‘I feel myself blessed to be a music composer.’ The film directed by Kumar Nagendra features Aadhi, Taapse, Lakshmi Manchu and Suja Varunee in important roles. ...

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Ilayaraja's song in Olympics

Ilayaraja is credited with taking Tamil film music to great heights. He is proving it once again now, as a yesteryear song of him has been selected to be played in the inaugural show of Olympics. According to reports, the song ‘Naandhaan Ungappanda…’ from the 1981 film ‘Ram Lakshman’, starring Kamal Haasan and Sripriya in lead roles, features among the ...

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