Malayala Manorama reports that Bombay S Kamal, the musician from Mumbai who came to Kerala in the late 50’s, got associated with MS Baburaj, who personally made him familiar with the intricacies of music composing for films and theater productions and has composed music for 33 songs for films, innumerable ghazals and theater productions in Malayalam has been chosen for the first Swarlalayam-Eenam Guruvandanam award. The award, constituted by Eenam International, a cultural organisation of non-resident Keralites and Kerala-based ‘Swaralaya ’ to aid veteran artistes carries a citation and an award amount of Rs. 25,000.
Bombay S Kamal in conversation, from Amrita TV’s ‘Innalathe Tharam‘.
The report from Malayala Manorama.