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S P Balasubramanyam


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Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam (About this sound pronunciation ; born 4 June 1946) mostly referred to as S.P.B. or Balu is an Indian playback singer, music director and film producer who works predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Kannada cinema.[5] He has recorded over 40,000 songs in 16 Indian languages.[6] He has garnered six National Film Awards for Best Male Playback Singer for his works in 4 different languages; Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu; twenty five Andhra Pradesh state Nandi Awards for his works towards Telugu cinema, numerous other state awards from Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.[7][8] In addition, he garnered the Bollywood Filmfare Award, and six Filmfare Awards South.[9][10]

He is honored with the Guinness World Record for recording the most number of film scores.[4][11] In 2012, he received the state Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao National Award for his contributions to Indian cinema.[12] In 2016, he is honored with the Indian Film Personality of the Year consisting of a Silver Peacock Medal.[13][14][15][16] He is a recipient of civilian awards such as Padmashri(2001) and Padma Bhushan (2011) from the government of India.[17]

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