MS Baburaj | 10 Melodies that refuse to leave you

Umma (1960) Title Card If simplicity meant eternal elegance and grandeur, that would be speaking about Baburaj‘s songs. Baburaj’s melodies were the sonic equivalent of silk rustling across your face on a cool, pleasant evening, sitting out in the patio. It lulled you into a feeling of weightlessness and set off a handful of inexplicable emotions inside your heart you thought never existed. He did this mostly with a melody, a harmonium and mellow tabla for percussive effect. Baburaj must be credited with bringing the honeyed warmth of Hindustani to Malayalam playback singing and film music, and to which the land will remain eternally grateful. 

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Remembering MS Baburaj

Baburaj.M.S | Music Director

March 9, 1929 – October 7, 1978.

 [Courtesy : Khader Pattepadam.]

1978 ഒക്ടോബര്‍ 7നാണു എം.എസ്‌.ബാബുരാജ്‌ ലോകത്തോട്‌ വിടപറഞ്ഞത്‌. ഈ ഒക്ടോബര്‍ 7നു 33 വര്‍ഷം പിന്നിടുന്നു. വിവിധ സ്ഥലങ്ങളില്‍ ബാബുരാജ്‌ അനുസ്മരണ പരിപാടികള്‍ നടക്കുന്നു.

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