Swaralaya Yesudas Award

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Swaralaya Yesudas award (or usually referred to as Yesudas Award) is a prestigious award for music artists in recognition to their outstanding performance. The award is instituted jointly by Swaralaya, an organization that promotes music and Kairali Channel, based at Trivandrum, India. Awards have been given annually since 2000. K. J. Yesudas presents the awards at a Gandharva Sandhya on every January.

Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas awardees[edit]

Year Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas award
2012 M. Jayachandran
2011 M. G. Sreekumar
2010 Shreya Ghoshal
2009 Sujatha Mohan
2008 Kavita Krishnamurthy
2007 Shankar Mahadevan
2006 A.R. Rahman
2005 Sonu Nigam
2004 Hariharan
2003 K. S. Chithra
2002 Asha Bhosle
2001 S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
2000 P. Jayachandran

Special Jury awardees[edit]

Year Special Jury award
2012 T. M. Soundararajan
2009 M. K. Arjunan
2008 M. S. Viswanathan
2007 V. Dakshinamoorthy
2006 K. Raghavan
2005 P. Susheela
2004 Santha P. Nair
2003 P. Leela
2002 Manna Dey
2001 S. Janaki

Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas Legendary awardees[edit]

Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas Legendary award was introduced in 2010 in order to honour the legends in music.

Year Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas Legendary award
2010 Lata Mangeshkar

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