Eighth national award for KJ Yesudas

April 13, 2018

Veteran playback Yesudas was announced as best male playback singer for his song in Malayalam movie Viswaroopam Mansoor. It is his eight National awards in his career spanning over 50 years in film music.

eighth national award for kj yesudas

The awards were decided by a jury headed by renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. The 10-member-panel comprised screenwriter Imtiaz Hussain, lyricist Mehboob, actress Gautami Tadimalla and Kannada director P Sheshadri among others. SP Balasubramanuiam is next to KJ Yesudas with six National awards.