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What You Need to Know About Malayalam Music – 2020 Guide

by Peter Micitakis

We all occasionally get bored with the music we listen to every day – same songs, compositions, similar lyrics, and so on. This is a completely natural thing that happens to everyone from time to time. There are so many different types of music, so why should we be restricted to only a few? It seems ridiculous, doesn’t it?

The best way to get familiar with this music is through the cinema, and in the past few years, the musical directors have taken their work to the next level. You have probably heard of A.R. Rahman. Without a doubt he is one of the most popular artists in India, so you can start researching his work if you want to hear the best of the Malayalam music.

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The greatest feature of this type of music is the fact that it mainly focuses on positive feelings. These songs will for sure, boost your mood and make you feel great about yourself and life in general. What’s more, official music videos are filled with cheerful scenes that instantly put a smile on your face. We believe this to be one of the main reasons why more and more people are interested in both Malayalam music and movies. Another appealing feature is that this music is created using traditional ragas and meaningful lyrics. These ensure that it always represents its origins and at the same time, conveys that magic that people fall in love with. If you want to listen to some of these songs, visit the kuttyweb web page.

This music is usually created exclusively for original films. When it comes to Malayalam music, it all began in 1948 with a movie called “Nirmala”. P.J. Cherian was the first who introduced play-back signing to this type of music. Vimala B. Varma was one of the many artists that collaborate on this project and nowadays he is considered to be the first playback singer of Malayalam music.

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When asked about Indian cinema and music, most people think of Tamil and Telugu, which is why we are going to tell you about some movies from Malayalam production.

If you are a fan of comedy genre and love to spend your leisure time watching this type of film, then you should definitely check out “Maheshinte Prathikaaram” that was released in 2016. Even though the soundtrack only consisted of 4 tunes, it was very successful. These songs feature multiple instruments such as violins, guitars, saxophone, clarinet, and sitar, which is an official instrument of this music.

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On the other hand, even though we have told you that this music conveys happy notes since it is created for movies, it is natural to assume that there are also some more serious compositions. Soundtrack from the 2013 crime thriller movie Memories is a great example. The song called “Thirayum Theeravum” was written by Sejo John and performed by Vijay Yesudas who has sung in a couple of hundreds of films.

To conclude, in this article, we have tried to introduce you to Malayalam music. Whether or not you are ready to experiment with different types of music, we promise you that you are going to love this one.

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