Soumya Ramakrishnan

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Soumya Ramakrishnan
Born (1984-07-21) 21 July 1984 (age 35)
GenresPlayback singing,
Years active2007–present

Soumya Ramakrishnan is an Indian playback singer, working in the Malayalam film industry. She is the singer of the recent hit "Jathikka Thottam" from the movie Thanneer Mathan Dinangal. She made her debut in the Malayalam film industry after doing some jingles, with 'Thane padum...' in ‘Arabikkatha'. It was ‘Vakkinullile’ from the movie ‘Ozhimuri’, directed by Madhupal that won her several plaudits. Other hit numbers soon followed including ‘We are in Love’ (Minnaminnikoottam), ‘Chiraku veeshi’ (‘Violin’) and ‘Athira’ (Apoorvaragam), Vaakkinullile (Ozhimuri), Muthumani mazhayay (Idiots), Neelakarmukil (Cleopatra), ee pooveyilil (Pakida), Zindagi ki Raah mein (Angry Babies in love), Mazhanila Kulirumai (Vikramadhithyan) and Enthaanu Khalbe (KL 10 Patthu).

Personal life[edit]

Soumya was born on 21 July 1984 in a musical family in Ernakulam. She has done her graduation in Botany from St. Teresa's college and further full-time post graduation in management from TKM Institute of Management, Kollam.

Career[edit]

She has sung ‘Mazhanila Kulirumai’, a duet with Najim Arshad in the movie.[1] She is a disciple of renowned musicians Sri. Cochin Viswanathan and Sri. Mohan Kumar. She started her singing career through Jingles (Lunar footwears) with the help of national award-winning music director Bijibal which paved a way for winning the opportunity for singing in her first film Arabikadha. A few of her popular jingles would include station anthem-Mazhathum Veylathum for Club FM 94.3, Nilakkatha Jeevathalam for visual media-Media one, Dhathri etc. Soumya was in-turn introduced to films by Bijibal through Arabikadha (thane padum veene). Other music directors with whom she has worked include Nandhu Kartha for the movie Idiots and Sangeetha Varma for the movie Cleopatra.

Discography[edit]

Malayalam[edit]

Year Song Title Film Co – Singer Music – Director
2007 Thane padum Arabikkatha Rajeev kodampally Bijibal
2008 we are in love Minna minnikoottam Vineeth sreenivasan, Karthik(singer),sayanoraphilip Bijibal
2010 Athira Apoorvaragam solo Bijibal
2011 chiraku veesi(f) violin solo Bijibal
2012 Muthumani mazhayai Idiots Najim arshad Bijibal
2012 vakkinullile Ozhimuri Yasin nisar Bijibal
2013 Neelakarmukil cleopatra Manjari, sayanora philip Balram ettikkara
2014 Ea pooveyile Pakida solo Bijibal
2014 Zindagi Angry babies in love solo Bijibal
2014 Mazhanila kulirumai Vikramadithyan Najim Arshad Bijibal
2014 parannu puthiya Homely meals solo sartraj
2015 Puthu puthu Ranipadmini solo Bijibal
2015 kizhakkinte ullamkayyil Achadin solo Bijibal
2015 Enthanu khalbe KL10 Najim arsad,sreeram Bijibal
2016 Idukki Maheshinte prathikaram Bijibal,Sangeetha srikanth Bijibal
2017 parudeesayile Aby solo Jaison j nair
2017 Kannile poikayile Thondimuthalum driksakshiyum Ganesh sundaram Bijibal
2017 Kannile poikayile (unplugged) Thondimuthalum driksakshiyum Ganesh sundaram Bijibal
2017 paippinchottile paippin chuvattile paranayam solo Bijibal
2019 Jathikka thaottam Thannermathan dinangal Devadutt Bijibal Daya Bijibal Justin Varghese

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Soumya Ramakrishnan gets to croon romantic number in 'Vikramadithyan'". The Indian Express. 15 July 2014. Retrieved 20 July 2014.
    "Soumya gets to croon romantic number in 'Vikramadithyan'". News Nation. 15 July 2014. Retrieved 20 July 2014.
    "Soumya to croon Vikramadithyan romantic number". Press Trust of India. 15 July 2014. Retrieved 20 July 2014.