Jency Anthony

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Jency Anthony
Born (1961-10-23) 23 October 1961 (age 57)
Kerala, India
Occupation(s)Playback singer
Years active1978–1982

Jency Anthony is a South Indian film playback singer who has worked with film composers like Ilayaraaja in Tamil films.

Career[edit]

Anthony hails from a family of musicians and music came into her life at a very young age. She was introduced to the Tamil movie industry in the song "Vaanathu Poonkili" in the movie Thiripurasundari scored by Ilayaraja. Her songs that followed were in many blockbuster movies like Mullum Malarum and Priya.

In September 2010, Srikanth Deva read one of the Jency interview and decided to give the talented singer a break in one of the movies that he was composing for. After the song recording was over, both director, John Mahendran and music director were heard saying that even after all these years Jency's voice had not aged.

Personal life[edit]

She is married to Gregory Thomas, a businessman in 1983. They have two children, namely Nithin (son/elder) and Nubiya (daughter/younger).

Discography[edit]

Most of her Tamil film songs are scored by Ilayaraja.

Year Movie Song Singers
1978 Tripura Sundari (film) Vaanathu Poonkili S. Janaki, Jency
Mullum Malarum Adi Penney Jency
Vattathukkul Sathuram Aada sonnare Jency
Sonnathu Nee Thaanaa Alankaara Pon Oonjale Jency
Priya Ennuyir Neethaane Jency, K J Yesudas
1979 Pudhiya Vaarpugal Thamthana namthana Jency, B.Vasantha, Chorus
Pudhiya Vaarpugal Idhayam poguthey Jency
Niram Maaratha Pookal Aayiram malargaley Jency, Malaysia Vasudevan, S.P.Shailaja
Niram Maaratha Pookal Iru paravaigal Jency
Anbe Sangeetha Geetha Sangeetha Jayachandran, Jency
Kadavul Amaitha Medai Mayile mayile S.P.B, Jency
Pagalil Oru Iravu Thottam konda rasave Chorus, Ilayaraja, Jency
Azhage Unnai Aarathikkiren Hey masthana S.P.B, Jayachandran, Vani Jayaram, Jency
Mugathil Mugam Paarkkalaam Akka oru rajaathi Jency
Poonthalir Gnan Gnan Paadanum Jency
1980 Ellam Un Kairasi Naan Unnai Thirumba Thirumba Jency
Jhonny En Vaanile Jency
Karumbu Vil Meenkodi Theril Jency, Chorus
Ullasa Paravaigal DeiveeGa RaaGam Jency
1981 Tick! Tick! Tick! Poo Malarndhida Nadamidum Jency, K J Yesudas
Alaigal Oivathillai Kaathal Ooviyam Ilayaraja, Jency
Alaigal Oivathillai Vaadi En Kapakilange Bhaskar, Gangai Amaran, Ilayaraja, Jency
Alaigal Oivathillai Vizhiyil Vizhunthu Ilayaraja, Jency, S.P.Shailaja
Panimalar Paniyum naane malarum neeye SPB, Jency
1982 Eera Vizhi Kaaviyangal En Gaanam Engu Arangerum Ilayaraja, Jency
Enkeyo Ketta Kural Aathora Kaathada Jency
Metti Kalyanam Ennai Mudddikka Jency, Radhika, Rajesh, Chorus
Poothu Nikkuthu Kaadu Echchil Iravugal Malaysia Vasudevan, Jency
AaththOram Kaathaada Engeyo Ketta Kural Jency
Poochoodi Pottum Vechu Ponni Jency

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