Sirkazhi Sivachidambaram, a Carnatic Vocalist, was born on 8th June 1959 in Chennai. He is the son of popular vocalist,
Sirkazhi Govindarajan. Sivachidambram is a doctor by profession and he received his Bachelor's degree from Madras Medical College. Sivachidambaram, who has a huge love for music, learned it from TRINITY College of music. His father was his first guru in music. Sangeetha Vidwan B.Krishnamurthi trained Sivachidambaram in vocal music. As Sivachidambaram is highly interested in music, he learned varieties of music even from overseas, including London. He sings with clarity and his pronunciation is incredible. Sivachidambaram had hosted concerts throughout the country and had performed in many prestigious occasions. All his concerts are lively with new compositions to match the events. Sivachidambaram had also in performed All India Radio and Doordarshan. He not only sings Classical Music but Devotional music too.
Sirkazhi Sivachidambaram and his father Govindarajan jointly performed in a lot of concerts and they have even performed in the US, Australia and Srilanka. While he was on his overseas musical tour, he was honored at the Australian Parliament. He follows his father's footsteps and performs concerts to raise funds for temples, schools and charitable purposes. Dr. Sivachidambaram had been honored with a lot of awards that include the prestigious Padmashri Award from the Indian Government and Kalaimamamani from Tamilnadu Government. He was honored with Madras Music Academy award. Sivachidambaram was awarded the titles Tamil Isai Vendar and a title from Tamil Isai Sangam, Isai Perarignar in 2014. Karnataka Government honored him with the prestigious Aryabhatta Award. Besides his Carnatic classics, Sivachidambaram has crooned a lot of songs in the films. Started his film career in 1983 in
Sivaji Ganesan starrer Mirudhanga Chakravarthi, he had been singing songs even now and his latest film song is from
Kanavu Variyam under the music composition of