Shimoga Subbanna

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Shimoga Subbanna (Kannada: ಶಿವಮೊಗ್ಗ ಸುಬ್ಬಣ್ಣ; born as G. Subramanya on 14 December 1938) is a Sugama Sangeetha singer and playback singer in the Kannada language. He received a national award for singing for the song Kaadu Kudure Odi Banditta in the film Kaadu Kudure.[1] He is the first Kannadiga to win National Award for playback singing.[2] Apart from being a creative artist he is a notary.

Awards and honors[edit]

Subbanna has received several awards and honors for his contributions to Sugama Sangeetha,[3] some of which are listed below.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Karnataka / Bangalore News : ‘A synonym for melody and affability’". The Hindu. 2009-01-06. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  2. ^ "Friday Review Bangalore / Events : Songbird’s story". The Hindu. 2009-01-02. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  3. ^ "Karnataka / Shimoga News : ‘Instil love for classical music among children’". The Hindu. 2009-02-02. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  4. ^ "Karnataka / Bangalore News : Award for C. Ashwath". The Hindu. 2006-11-01. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  5. ^ "Karnataka / Shimoga News : Four get honorary doctorate from Kuvempu varsity". The Hindu. 2008-02-24. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  6. ^ [1][dead link]