|Born||26 January 1990|
|Residence||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Occupation||Playback Singer, Live Performer|
|Years active||2014 to present|
Dhivagaran Santhosh (also known as Diwakar) is an Indian playback singer and live performer. He is best known for winning season 4 of Airtel Super Singer, a Tamil language musical reality TV show which was telecast from December 2012 to February 2014 on Vijay TV.
Diwakar participated in various reality TV musical competitions telecast on various Tamil language TV channels, including Zee Tamil's Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2009 Challenge, Jaya TV's Hariyudan Naan, and season 2 of Sun TV's Sangeetha Mahayuddham. In 2012, Diwakar was crowned runner up in Raj TV's Voice of Tamil Nadu.
On 1 February 2014, he was crowned the winner of season 4 of the Airtel Super Singer music competition telecast on Vijay TV, having received the greatest number of viewer votes. During the show's grand finale, Diwakar's performance of the song "Neeye Unakku Endrum" from the film Bale Pandiya prompted a standing ovation from the audience and a kiss on his forehead from playback singer, S. Janaki.
Playback singing and recordings
Diwakar recorded his first song as a playback singer for music director D. Imman for the movie 'Panchu Mittai'. However, his voice as a playback singer was first released in the Tamil language movie, Vadacurry, for a song co-sung by playback singers Vijay Prakash and Ajeesh.
|Year||Film Name||Language||Song Title||Music Director|
|2015||Panjumittai||Tamil||"My Wifeu Romba Beautifulu"||D. Imman|
|Rajini Murugan||Tamil||"Jigiru Jigiru"||D. Imman|
|Paayum Puli||Tamil||"Marudakaari vaadi"||D. Imman|
|2016||Adra Machan Visilu||Tamil||"Thalaivan Purantha Naalu"||N. R. Raghunanthan|
|Rum||Tamil||"Pori Paththi Vizhum"||Anirudh Ravichander|
|2017||Kaatru Veliyidai||Tamil||"Tango Kelaayo"||A. R. Rahman|
|Yagan||Tamil||"Aarathi Kaattu"||Niro Pirabakaran|
|Karuppan||Tamil||"Muruku Meesai Mama"||D. Imman|
|Thondan||Tamil||"Thondan Thondan"||Justin Prabhakaran|
|Visiri||Tamil||"Ore vaanam oru thalathaan"||Sekar Sai Bharath|
|Visiri||Tamil||"Thalayum Thalapathiyum"||Dhanraj Manickam|
|Mental Madhilo||Telugu||"Bagundaya Chandram"||Prashanth R Vihari|
|2018||Yaar Ivargal||Tamil||"Pora Pora"||Javed Riaz|
|Chi La Sow||Telugu||"Solo Solo"||Prashanth R. Vihari|
|Chi La Sow||Telugu||"Chi La Sow"||Prashanth R Vihari|
|Seemaraja||Tamil||"Vaaren Vaaren Seemaraja"||D. Imman|
|Dha Dha 87||Tamil||"Wine Kannala"||Leander Lee Marty|
|2017||Thanimaiyile||Surya Prasadh||En Kaalgal|
|2015||Chennaiyile - The Rhythm of Chennai||Ganesh Chandrasekaran||U - The Epitome of Love||To be Re-Released|
|2015||En Vizhigalil||Pranav Muniraj||En Vizhigalil|
|2015||Kadhal Version 1.0||Rajaganapathy||Kadhal Version|
|2014||Kangal Rendum||Kousikan Sivanlingam||Kousi’s Beginning|
- Udhav Naig (3 February 2014). "The victory song - The Hindu". The Hindu. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
- "Dhivagar is Super Singer 4". Times of India. 2 February 2014. Retrieved 26 December 2014.
- "Winning notes". The Hindu. 23 January 2014. Retrieved 26 December 2014.
- "Results of the Raj TV Finals". The Hindu. 13 July 2012. Retrieved 2 April 2015.