Biography of M S Subbulakshmi

Famous Indian Singer M S Subbulakshmi Biography Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi ( Mathurai Caṇmukavaṭivu Cuppulaṭcumi ? 16 September 1916 – 11 December 2004 ), also known as M.S., was a renowned Carnatic vocalist. She was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honor. M S Subbulakshmi is the first Indian musician to receive the Ramon Magsaysay award, Asia’s highest civilian award, in 1974 with the citation reading “Exacting purists acknowledge Srimati M. S. Subbulakshmi as the leading exponent of classical and semi-classical songs in the Karnataka tradition of South India.” M S Subbulakshmi Biography M […]