Vandemataram Srinivas is a well-known Indian music director from the Telugu film industry. Vandemataram Srinivas is his stage name, and his real-life name is Kanneboyina Srinivasa Rao. He was born on 6th January 1964 in a village near Khammam, a district in Telangana in Andhra Pradesh. He is an award-winning, multi-talented south Indian artist. He has entertained people by serving roles in the Telugu film industry. He is a music composer, music director, playback singer, actor, and film director. He has worked in more than fifty films as a music composer.
Some of the notable films he worked in are Orey Rickshaw (1995), Osey Ramulamma (1997), Swayamvaram (1999) and Devullu (2001),
Parama Veera Chakra
(2013), Dandakaaranyam (2016), Idho Prema Lokam (2017), Kadapa Simham (2017), and
(2019). Srinivas showcased his acting skills in Varudu in 2010 and in Ammulu, where he played the role of Kishtaiah in 2003. In 2010, he directed a romantic movie ‘
’ starring Chandramohan, Ekta, and Naga Siddarth. Srinivas is also skilled in playing the keyboard. He has won two Filmfare Awards and nine Nandi Awards with the titles of The Best Music Director and The Best Playback Singer.
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Vandematarem Srinivas is a famous music director who works predominantly in South Industry. He was born on 6 January 1964. He is a very versatile person as he is also a playback singer, actor, and movie director. His actual name is Kanneboyina Srinivasa Rao. His place of birth is Khammam village, which is located in the state of Telangana, India. He is also an event arranger and instrumentalist. He has directed the movie Badmash in 2010, which is his only directed movie. He played a role in Ammulu in 2003. He has sung various songs as a playback singer.
One of his most renowned songs is
, which he sang in 1985. It is his debut song, that is why he is commonly known as Vandemataram Srinivas. His other songs are Briyani, Jai Bolo Telangana, Adavi Chukka, Aahaa, Ore Rickshaw, and many more. He has composed music for over 50 movies to date, with Telgammayi, released in 2011. He has won two Filmfare Awards as well. His first Filmfare was for Best Music Director- Telugu in 1997 for Osey Ramulamma, whereas in the subsequent year, he won another Filmfare for Best Playback Male – Telugu for the song Aahaa.
He also had won six Nandi Awards from time to time. His first Nandi Award was for the same as his first Filmfare. He had also won Nandi awards for best music director for Swayamvaram and Devullu in 1999 and 2000, respectively. In 2016, he won the Nandi Award for the Best Male Playback for Dandakaranyam. He was also awarded with the doctorate from Gitam University. His favorite musical instrument to play is the keyboard.