Alleppey Ranganath passes away: The renowned Malayalam music director and lyricist Alleppey Ranganath passed away at the age of 73 on Sunday night. He was tested positive for Covid- 19 and had respiratory issues, was undergoing treatment at Kottayam Medical College, Kerala.
Alleppey Ranganath has composed over 2000 songs in both Malayalam and Tamil, including several devotional songs, he bagged this year’s ‘Harivarasanam award’. Ranganath also has learned classical music and Bharatanatyam and his wife B Rajasri is a classical dancer and teacher. Bigg Boss Tamil 5 winner: Raju Jeyamohan lifts the trophy and wins prize money of Rs. 50 lakhs.
Alleppey Ranganath made his debut as the music director for the film ‘Jesus’ which was released in the year 1973 and was directed by P.A Thomas. The movie was loved by the audience and Alleppey Ranganath’s music was one of the reasons for the love.
Ranganath composed the song ‘Gaagulthaa Malakale’ in the movie ‘Jesus’. Alleppey Ranganath has composed music for over 25 movies and most of his songs were sung by the legendary singer K.J Yesudas. After Pushpa, Allu Arjun starrer Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo Hindi Dubbed to release in theaters on January 26, 2022.
He has composed music for movies such as ‘Principal Olivil’, ‘Mamalakalkkappurath’, ‘Pappan Priyappetta Pappan’, ‘Aarante Mulla Kochu Mulla’ and many other superhit movies. The song ‘Kaattil Kodum Kattil’ which he composed for the film ‘Aarante Mulla Kochu Mulla’ which was released in the year 1984 became very popular and is still considered as one of the classic songs in Malayalam. Radhe Shyam Planning for a New Release Date Here is all Details.
Apart from composing music, Alleppey Ranganath was also a great stage play writer and has written over 42 stage plays and the prominent ones among them are ‘Ayalathe Amma’, ‘Sahadarmini’, ‘Kudumbakshetram’, ‘Amritasagaram’ and others. He also received much adulation for the two of his songs in the play ‘Kanaljalam’. Acharya getting ready for a grand release on April 1, 2022.