Surmukhi Raman predominantly works in Tamil cinema. She is both a playback singer and lyricist. Her recent song Aandipatti Kanava Kathu from the film Dharmadhurai garnered 26 million views on Youtube. She has tried her luck in Kannada and Telugu films as well.
She has sung for the movies including
Jippaa Jimikki, Yamaleela 2,Drishya, Aranmanai,
Mudhal Thagaval Arikkai, Aakkam etc.