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Name: Vairamuthu
DOB: July 13,1953
Birth Place: Tamil Nadu, India
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Full Biography of Lyricist Vairamuthu

Vairamuthu (born 13 July 1953) is an award-winning Tamil poet and lyricist. Vairamuthu was born to Ramaswamythevar and Angammal of Mettur in a middle class family. When he was four, the village gave way to Vaigai Dam and the family moved to Vadugapatti village, community in Theni near Periyakulam.
Debuting in the film Nizhalgal (1980) with the lyrics for the song "Ponmalai Pozhudhu", he has now about 5800 songs to his credit as of January 2009.His partnership with the composers Ilaiyaraaja, and later A. R. Rahman, have resulted in critical praise, awards, and box office hits.He was awarded the National Film Award six times for Best Lyricist, the most by any Indian lyricist. He is a recipient of Kalaimamani, while also winning awards from the Government of Tamil Nadu for his contribution to Tamil literature.
The ambience of the village is said to have inspired him to write poems.According to him, Tamil and Rationalist movements of the sixties stimulated his poetic zeal. The speeches of Periyar & Anna, the writings of Karunanidhi and the works of eminent poets like Bharathi, Bharathidasan and Kannadasan and the life in the countryside shaped the young poet's thinking. At the age of fourteen, he was inspired by Thiruvalluvar's Thirukkural to write a venba compilation of poetry, strictly adhering to the yappu grammar rules of Tamil poetry.

News About Vairamuthu

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    [2014-12-20 19:44:00]
    The combination of music composer Yuvan Shankar Raja and lyricist Vairamuthu for the first time has managed...
  • Seenu Ramasamy is shocked
    [2014-12-14 14:32:00]
    Film-maker Seenu Ramasamy is shocked that the songs of his forthcoming film Idam Porul Eval have been leaked on the internet...
  • Rajini wishes Yuvan
    [2014-12-11 12:31:00]
    Yuvan Shankar Raja's Vai Raja Vai, which has Gautham Karthik and Priya Anand in lead roles, was out in Chennai on Wednesday....
  • Idam Porul Eval audio launch on December 18
    [2014-12-09 18:01:00]
    Idam Porul Eval starring Vijay Sethupathi, Vishnu, Nanditha, Aishwarya Rajesh in the lead roles, is directed by Seenu Ramasamy....
  • Lakshmi Menon croons in Saahasam
    [2014-12-07 15:37:00]
    Actress Lakshmi Menon has crooned a song in her voice for a song written by Karky Vairamuthu for Saahasam....
  • Vairamuthu writes a song for Swatch Bharath
    [2014-12-03 16:47:00]
    Vairamuthu is writing a poem for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet Swatch Bharath (Clean India) movement. An announcement...
  • Thiruvalluvar's day, world wide acceptance of Tamil Culture - Vairamuthu
    [2014-11-29 20:14:00]
    MP Tarun Vijay has been speaking about the greatness of the Tamil language. The member of parliament has said in Delhi that...
  • SPB's happy about about Lingaa intro
    [2014-11-19 16:47:00]
    Legendary singer S P Balasubrahmanyam, who crooned 'Oh Nanba...', the introduction song of Superstar Rajinikanth in 'Lingaa', is so happy about it...
  • Here’s the list of Lingaa songs
    [2014-11-13 20:04:00]
    Rajini is playing dual role in Linga. A.R.Rahman composed the music and lyrics written by Vairamuthu. S.P.B had sung the intro song...
  • Vairamuthu honors Tarun Vijay
    [2014-11-12 10:46:00]
    Uttarakhand MP Tarun Vijay was felicitated in Chennai on Tuesday evening by Vetri Tamizhar Peravai, an organisation led by ace lyricist Vairamuthu....

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