Nanjiyamma was born on 1st January 1960 in Nakkupathi, Attappadi Reserve in Palakkad, Kerala. She is a farmer by profession and also a folksinger. Nanjiyamma had been the main singer in Azad Kala Samithi by a tribal artist, Pazhani Swami. Nanjiyamma led her life with cattle feeding and farming. Sindhu Sajan, a school teacher and theater activist, made her sing Aggedu Nayaga in a documentary movie, Mathrumozhi. Nanjiyamma writes lyrics in the Irula language and the Kerala Government had used it for a housing program. It is the first time, Irula language is used in Kerala to promote a government program.

Nanjiyamma turned popular after singing the title track, Kalakkatha from Ayyappanum Koshiyum Click to look into! >> Read More... Ayyappanum Koshiyum , directed by Sachy featuring Prithviraj Sukumaran Prithviraj Sukumaran is one among the bubbly actor >> Read More... Prithviraj Sukumaran and Biju Menon The tall, dark and handsome Biju Menon started his >> Read More... Biju Menon in the lead roles. The film has the music composition by Jakes Bejoy Jakes Bejoy is a film score composer who was born >> Read More... Jakes Bejoy . It is exciting to hear that the lyric of Kalakkatha was written by the singer herself. When the song got released on YouTube, the audience received it well and it got more than 10 million views within a month. She also sang a couple of songs, Adakachakko and Thaalam Poyi, for the film.

Although she turned popular with Ayyappanum Koshiyum, her debut happened in the year 2015 with the movie Velutha Rathrikal directed by Razi Muhammed. Nanjamma sang two solo songs, Hey Vannathi and Mallike and Hey Karadi and Muttolam Mundudutha, with Smitha Ambu and . She had also crooned in the movies, Mmmmm and Vava. Besides singing the songs in movies, she had also played in Ayyappanum Koshiyum in a small role and a music video Chunkan as herself. She will also be seen in the film, “Mmmm.”

Nanjiyamma is a popular household name and she has appeared in TV shows as a guest and presenter. Nanjiyamma appeared in the title song of Karthika Deepam This is a show in the category of Telugu tv series >> Read More... Karthika Deepam telecasted on Zee Keralam. In a special program, Madhura Pathinettil Prithvi Story Soon >> Read More... Madhura Pathinettil Prithvi on Surya TV, she shared her experiences in Ayyappanum Koshiyum. She also hosted an episode of Ruchiyathra on 22nd November 2020 on Surya TV. Nanjiyamma had appeared as a guest in the shows Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran is a popular Malaya >> Read More... Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran on Mazhavil Manorama, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Keralam on Zee Keralam and Top Singer on Flowers TV.