News Date: 8th Feb, 10
MS. Viswanathan (or M.S.V.), is a popular south Indian music director for five decades. He is popularly known as Mellisai Mannar”.. He has given us many soul stirring music which is even popular today..
He is the recipient of several awards including:
Paramacharya Award, meaning 'The Ultimate Guru' in 2006
Doctorate conferred by Sathyabama University in 2006.
Madhavapeddi Satyam Award by Siva Foundation in 2005.
East coast Audio Entertainment felicitated the musician recently. Ace playback singer Hariharan was also honoured on the occasion. MS Viswanathan thanked all those who were a part of his work throughout the journey.
A romantic album in five languages titled Endrendrum” in Tamil was also launched at the event. The album has songs sung by top singers like SPB,Chithra,Hariharan,Udit Narayanan and many others.A host of celebrities were seen attending the event.