Today Ilayaraja has become a synonymous to music. He has completed 1000 films and won many awards and accolades.
But on 14 May 1979 began his journey in tinsel town. His first album Annakili was out on this day.
The songs Annakili Unnatheduthae, Machchan Parthengala, Sontham Illai topped the charts.
Even today the songs are listened by all and popularly played in FM stations.