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 Kanavu.
- Bharathidasan's gift to Tamil and Pondicherry, Deepa H Ramakrishnan, The Hindu, Apr 18, 2006
http://www.hindu.com/2006/04/18/stories/2006041805850200.htm

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
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-cinemaplus/kalyanam-panniyum-bramhachari-1954/article1554427.ece

In the film Kalyanam Panniyum Bramhachari (1954) the music director was TG Lingappa with lyrics by K. D. Santhanam and others.
But the song Vennilavum vaanum pole sung by Radha Jayalakshmi was composed by Dhandapani Desikar with lyrics by Bharathidasan.



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