In fact, it was the compositions by him that brought laurels to the main singers of that age. He was cremated with state honours in Paravur, his hometown. Devarajan was the one who used the most number of raagas in Malayalam film music. Daniel Award for Lifetime Achievement Award from the Government of Kerala References. He was soon attracted to the Communist movement and decided to dedicate his creative energy to popular music. Featuring Dileep and Mamtha in key roles, the movie will tell an interesting plot in the backdrop of I T industry.
Salimkumar, Saikumar, Lena, SureshKrishna and Valsala Menon are also part of the cast of this movie which will be shot at Mumbai and various locales in kerala. His music earned him pride of place among those who had strived to earn a dignified status for film songs. He has scored music for more than three hundred Malayalam films, many dramas, and twenty Tamil and four Kannada movies. Film career The first movie for which he composed music was Kaalam Maarunnu 1955. Devarajan died of a heart attack at his residence in Chennai on 15 March 2006 at the age of 81. Also, he is particularly noted for his remarkable ability to blend the words of the lyrics with the mood of the situation in his film song compositions. The Vayalar-Devarajan combine proved the most successful team till the death of Vayalar in the mid 1970s.
Devarajan is remembered by prominent singers in Malayalam like K. Yesudas Paravoor Govindan Devarajan Malayalam: പരവൂർ ഗോവിന്ദൻ ദേവരാജൻ , popularly known as G. It might be due to this dominance he had over others that he was widely known as arrogant. Devarajan or Devarajan master, was a Malayalam music composer. Young director Jithu Joseph who is fresh from his hit flick 'Mummy and Me' had titled his new movie as ' My Boss'. His music in the Tamil film Annai Velankanni has received many accolades. .
Yesudas and Jayachandran as their Godfather. Cinematographed by Anil Nair, the movie will have music by Sejo. Many of his compositions remain ever green classics in Malayalam. Basically a different love story in the scripts of the director, the movie will be produced by East Coast Vijyayan in the banner of East Coast Communications. Hundreds of songs contributed by the team are still part of Malayalis' nostalgia.
The film is inspired by the Hollywood film, The Proposal. The same pair of Dileep and Mamtha will be seen together before this movie in Shyamaprasad's 'Arike' which will be on sets this month. Apart from Vayalar, he has also given tunes to lyrics by other eminent poets and songwriters like O. My Boss is an upcoming Malayalam film directed by Jithu Joseph, starring Dileep and Mamta Mohandas in the lead roles. He is considered one of the greatest music directors in Indian film music arena.
But he enjoyed a royal status till his death among the music circles. His music embraced different styles with the Carnatic and Hindustani melody lines meeting folk idioms and Western harmony. His collaborations with Vayalar produced the golden era of Malayalam film music. A complete work of Devarajan, Devageethikal, composed by himself, has released and the book is published by Authentic books. Kurup and composed and sung by himself.
Most of his hit songs were written by Vayalar Ramavarma and the combination of Vayalar-Devarajan-P Susheela-Yesudas was synonymous with beautiful songs. Instruments Harmonium Role Music composer Name G. He teamed up with poet-lyricist Vayalar Ramavarma in Chathurangam in 1959. He was much respected by all musicians and singers of that period, for his sound knowledge in classical music. His third movie — and the second with Vayalar — Bharya 1962 became a huge hit and made them a popular combination.
Devarajan received Kerala Government's Best Music Director award five times, among other honours. Devarajan was at one point regarded as the doyen of film music in South India. Dileep will appear as an young software engineer working in Mumbai while Mamtha will appear as his boss in the movie. . . . .