|Snippets of information - Tamil film songs|
Bharathidasan has penned lyrics for several film
songs such as `Vennilavum vaanum pole... ' from the movie Kalyanam
Panniyum Brahmachari, `Thunbam nergaiyil inbam... from Or Iravu,
`Thamizhikku amudhendru per... ' from Panchavarna Kili and `Sange
muzhangu... ' from Kalangarai Vilakkam.
He has also written the story, script and songs for films including
Valaiyapathi, Aayiram Thalaivaangiya Apoorva Sindhamani, Aadhithan
- Bharathidasan's gift to Tamil and Pondicherry, Deepa H Ramakrishnan, The Hindu, Apr 18, 2006
The film Kalyanam Panniyum Bramhachari (1954) had
melodious music (composer T. G. Lingappa) with lyrics by K. D. Santhanam
and others. Today not many are aware that a peppy song, ‘Jolly
life….jolly life …' was filmed on Sivaji Ganesan with Chandra Babu
lending his voice! The song became popular.
- Kalyanam Panniyum Bramhachari 1954, Randor Guy, The Hindu, March 20, 2011
In the film Kalyanam Panniyum Bramhachari (1954) the music director was TG Lingappa with lyrics by K. D. Santhanam
But the song Vennilavum vaanum pole sung by Radha Jayalakshmi was composed by Dhandapani Desikar with lyrics by Bharathidasan.