S Janaki

  • S Janaki

    S Janaki is one of the greatest Indian singers of all time. She has sung in many Indian languages including Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi. Janaki is also a lyricist and a music composer. A devotee of Lord Krishna and Shirdi Sai Baba, she spends a lot of time praying and has also released devotional music cassettes on Meera.

    Started her career with Tamil films in 1957 in the film 'Vidhiyin Vilayattu' under the music director T. Chalapati Rao. Later, she got a chance in a Telugu film MLA.

    She wrote many songs for Tamil and Telugu films. She has sung more than 30000 songs[Films,Non Films], in almost all languages in South India as well as in Hindi, Kannada, Sinhalese, Bengali, Oriya, English, Sanskrit, Konkani, Tulu, Saurashtra, Baduga, Japanese and German.

  • S Janaki

    Telugu Partial Discography:

    1. 1962 Aradhana
    2. 1972 Bala Mitrula Katha
    3. 1978 Padaharella Vayasu
    4. 1981 Aakali Rajyam
    5. 1981 Saptapadi
    6. 1981 Mouna Geetam
    7. 1982 Subhalekha
    8. 1982 Nireekshana
    9. 1982 Manchupallaki
    10. 1983 Sitaara
    11. 1983 Abhilasha
    12. 1983 Saagara Sangamam
    13. 1984 Challenge
    14. 1985 Aatmabandhuvu
    15. 1985 Preminchu Pelladu
    16. 1985 Swathi Muthyam
    17. 1985 Ladies Tailor
    18. 1986 Khaidi No. 786
    19. 1986 Rakshasudu
    20. 1987 Aaradhana
    21. 1987 Abhinandana
    22. 1988 Swarnakamalam
    23. 1989 Mouna Poratam
    24. 1989 Geetanjali
    25. 1990 Jagadeka Veerudu Atiloka Sundari
    26. 1990 Anjali
    27. 1990 Bobbili Raja
    28. 1991 Guna
    29. 1990 Kondaveeti Donga
    30. 1991 Nirnayam
    31. 1991 Killer
    32. 1991 Aditya 369
    33. 1992 Alapana
    34. 1992 Chinarayudu
    35. 1998 Anthapuram
    36. 1999 Jodi (Dubbed from Tamil)
  • S Janaki

    National Film Awards

    1. 1984 – Best Female Playback Singer – (Song: "Vennello godari andham") Sitaara, Telugu Film
    2. Filmfare Awards South
    3. Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award – South - 1997

    Nandi Awards

    1. 1980 – Best Female Playback Singer – Sri Vasavi Kanyaka Parameswari Mahatyam
    2. 1981 – Best Female Playback Singer – Sapthapadhi
    3. 1983 – Best Female Playback Singer – Sitaara
    4. 1985 – Best Female Playback Singer – Pratighatana
    5. 1986 – Best Female Playback Singer – Aruna Kiranam
    6. 1988 – Best Female Playback Singer – Janaki Ramudu
    7. 1994 – Best Female Playback Singer – Bhairava Dweepam
    8. 1997 – Best Female Playback Singer – Thodu
    9. 1998 – Best Female Playback Singer – Anthapuram
    10. 2000 – Best Female Playback Singer – Sri Sai Mahima