South India is home to some of the most talented artists of the country, whether we talk about singers, dancers, actors, musicians or any other kind of performers. Today, a number of South Indian singers have made their mark in Bollywood as well as on a global level too.
Here is a list of top 10 best South Indian movie singers of all time:
10. T M Soundararajan
T M Soundararajan aks TMS is a true legend among greatest South Indian singers ever, with a career of six decades, in which he has recorded 20000 movie songs and 3000 devotional and classical songs. This amazing singer gave his voice for songs in eleven different languages.
9. Vani Jayaram
Another South Indian singer who has received global fame is Vani Jairam. Vani started her singing career in 1971 and has been a part of South Indian music industry for four decades now. Besides a successful career as playback singer for movies, she has also performed in a large number of concerts around the world.
8. KS Chithra
Next among the best South Indian singers of all time is the well known singer from Kerala, KS Chithra, who has done nearly 30000 songs in different south Indian languages. She has a wide range in singing and can sing diverse varieties of songs. She has an endless list of awards and achievements to her credit.
Another versatile South Indian singer is Hariharan, who can sing ghazals as easily as devotional and film songs. He has also made tremendous contribution in the field of fusion music. This legendary singer has been honored with two National Awards and the Padma Shri.
6. Shreya Ghoshal
Shreya Ghosahal is an acclaimed South Indian singer, who is also ruling Bollywood at present and is the most sought after female playback singer in the industry. She sings in a number of Indian languages. Her award list is long, including four prestigious National Film Awards.