S Janaki

  • Veteran singer S Janaki celebrates her 75th birthday today 23-04-2013 06:35 PM

    Veteran playback singer S Janaki, who is also known as 'The Nightingale of the South', celebrates her 75th birthday today. She has enthralled the South and Bollywood audience all through her career spanning over 56 years, with many memorable songs. She has been recently in news for rejecting the Padma...
  • Veteran singer S Janaki remembers PB Srinivas 15-04-2013 12:06 PM

    Chennai: Veteran playback singer S Janaki remembers PB Srinivas as a "humble singer" who always appreciated the work of his colleagues. PB Srinivas, fondly known as PBS, passed away here Sunday following brief illness at his residence. He was 82. "We have lost the most humble singer I have ever...
  • Veteran singer S Janaki refuses to accept Padma Awards 27-01-2013 09:12 AM

    In 1960, MG Ramachandran had also rejected the Padma Shri because it was written only in Devanagari script. ...
  • Singer S Janaki refuses to accept Padma Bhushan 26-01-2013 04:07 PM

    The 74-year-old veteran refused to accept the award saying artistes from South India have long been neglected for the country's top-most civilian honour. ...