Noted playback singer S P Balasubramaniam celebrates his birthday today. He has sung over 40,000 songs in various Indian languages. A recipient of Padmashri and Padma Bhushan, he worked as music director besides producing films.
He has won the Guinness World Records for recording the highest number of songs. He won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer six times and the Nandi Awards in Telugu cinema 25 times from the Government of Andhra Pradesh.