Chinna Kuyil Chitra

The person who won six National Awards and Now called as the Nightingale of South India. She is none other than My favourite Carnatic and Playback Singer CHITRA.

Play back singer Chitra Personal Life :

Let us start of with her personal information. Date of birth of Play back singer Chitra is July 27, 1963.

Place of birth of play back singer Chitra is Trivandrum,Kerala.

Father of play back singer Chitra is Late Krishnan Nair was her first Guru. Dr.K.Omanakutty holds the major and best part in training Carnatic music for Chitra.She was selected for the National talent serach and was trained by him. This Happend when Play back singer Chitra was ranked third in Kerala University while she did M.A. in Music.

Play back singer Chithra Career

To begin with Debut movie of play back singer Chitra was "Attahasam" a Malayalam by late M.G.Radhakrishnan, who is not only a famous music Director but also brother of Omanakutty.

Play back singer Chitra excelled in Malayalam and was noticed by Maestro Illayaraja. was given a chance to Sing in the movie " Nee Thaanaa Andha Kuyil ". This movie name was intensionally made her "CHINNA KUYIL CHITHRA".

Awards won by Play back singer Chitra
Play back singer Chitra's break in Tamizh was after her voice in "Sindhu Bhairavi", which fetched her a National Award.

Play back singer Chitra has got totally 6 National Awards, Nearly 15 Kerala State Awards, 3 Filmfare Awards, 6 Asianet Film Awards, 4 Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, 7 Andhra Pradesh State Film Awards , 3 Karnataka State Film Awards....

The precious Civilian Award PADMA SHRI was also given to her in the year 2005.

She is also a famous A Grade Artist in Dhoordharsan and AIR(All India Radio).Not only that, she have given many stage performances and a hand full of Auditracks including Devotional ones.

She proved her talent in many other languages. She sung in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Oriya, Hindi and Bengali films.... Recently she also stepped into singing Malai Songs.

I am a great fan of her and so started my post with her.Readers are most welcome to share your knowledge about this "QUEEN OF VOICES"


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