1) Sirivennala Seetharama Sastri:
Sirivennala Seetharama Sastry is one of the legendary lyricists of South Indian Film Industry. His debut as a lyricist was for the movie Janani Janmabhoomi in 1984. Later on, he became the pen for many songs in movies like Sirivennala, Swayamkrushi, Shrutilayalu, Ksha Kshanam, Murari, Nuvve Kavali, Khadgam, Gaayam, Gamyam, Chakram, Happy much more. He had won his first Nandi Award as the Best Lyricist for the song Aadi Bhikshuvu. He stood as one of the leading contemporary lyricists of Tollywood with his lyrics, having an exceptional optimistic value, an illustration of emotions with natural examples. He bagged Nandi Award as the Best Lyricist for eleven times, and Film Fare for four times.
Ramajogayya Sastry is a leading contemporary lyricist, predominant in Telugu Film Industry. He made his debut as a lyricist for a Kannada movie. Later on, he penned lyrics for the film Yuvasena and rose to stardom for the song Om Namasthe Bolo in the film Ready. His high energetic ease of catching lyrics for any situations of songs brought him an immense fame in Tollywood. He bagged a Nandi Award for the Best Lyricist for the song Sada Siva Sansaayi for the movie Khaleja. He gave his pen to many movies like Aaa, Atharintiki Dhaaredi, Srimanthudu, Dhookudu, Majnu much more. He had won Awards for the Best Lyricist for the film
Janatha Garage, Dhookudu much more.
Chandrabose is one of the leading lyricists of Tollywood. He made his debut as a lyricist in the movie Tajmahal in 1995. He, later on, worked for many films like Master, Bavagaru Bagunnara, Jayam Manadera,
Pelli Sandadi, Nenunnanu, Manam,
Nenu Local, much more. His poetic essence of illustrating any emotion established himself as one of the contemporary lyricists of Tollywood. He had received many awards for the Best Lyricist for the song Cheekatitho Veluge Cheppanu in Nenunnanu, Kanipinchina Maa Ammake in Manam much more.
4) Bhaskara Bhatla:
Bhaskara Bhatla Ravi Kumar is one of the established lyricists of Tollywood. He made his debut in the movie Goppinti Alludu. He penned more than 390 songs, greatly known for his mass and romantic essence of lyrics. He gave lyrics for many films like Bommarillu, Neninthe, Itlu Sravani Subramanyam, Idiot, Pokiri, Super, Mirapakay much more. He had won Santhosham Awards for the Best Lyricist for the movies Bommarillu and Neninthe. He had also received SIIMA Award for the song Sir Osthara in Business man.
Ananth Sriram is a Young writer, predominant in Telugu film Industry. He made his debut in the movie Kadante Avunanile. In a span of almost nine years, he had penned lyrics for more than 890 songs. He, with his extraordinary skill of writing, had worked with many great Music Directors like A.R.Rehman, Ilayaraja, M.M.Keeravani, and much more. He had written for many Sensational movies like
Saahasam Swaasaga Saagipo, Baahubali, Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu, Seethama Vaakitlo Sirimalle Chettu, Ishq, Mr.Perfect much more. He had received Nandi Award for the Best Lyricist for the movie Yeto Vellipoyindi Manasu and Seethama Vaakitlo Sirimalle Chettu.
Vanamaali is a Telugu Film Industry Lyricist, mainly known for his notable melodious songs. He made his debut in the movie Sivaputrudu in 2006. He, later on, worked for the movies Happy Days, Oyee, Orange, Life is Beautiful, Arya 2, Manam, Rangam much more. He had received Nandi Award and Film Fare as the Best Lyricist for the movie Happy Days in 2007.
7) Ashok Teja:
Suddala Ashok Teja is one of the admired lyricists of Tollywood. He had almost penned for more than 1000 songs. He rose his stardom with the movies Ninne Pelladutha and Osey Ramulamma in the time 1996-1997. He had won the National Award for the Best Lyricist for the song Nenu Saitam in the movie Tagore in 2003. He had penned lyrics for many films like
Amma Cheppindi, Chandramukhi, Khadgam, Rajhu Bhai, Murari,
Sri Ramadasu, and much more.
8) J.Ramalingeswara Rao:
J.Ramalingeswara Rao is one of the renowned lyricists of Tollywood. He made his debut in the movie
Lorry Driver in 1990. He had penned lyrics for many movies like Devullu, Subhalagnam, Devi Putrudu,
Sri Rama Rajyam, Baahubali much more. He was very much known for his parody songs. He had won Film Fare Award for Best Lyricist for the movie Sri Rama Rajyam.
Vandemataram Srinivas is a renowned lyricist of Tollywood. His contribution in Tollywood is enormous. He is also a famed music director and playback singer of Tollywood. He made a kick start in the year 1985 with the film
Vande Mataram. He worked for many blockbuster movies like Devullu, Toli Valapu, Misamma, and much more movies. He was honored with the doctorate from Githam University.
J.K.Bharavi is one of the known writers, Lyricists, Music Composers, Play Back Singers of Telugu Film Industry. He began his journey as a lyricist in the movie Annamayya. He gave his beautiful writings to many movies like
Sri Manjunatha, Pandurangadu, Sri Ramadasu, Bommalata, much more. He had won a National Award for the Best Feature film for his Script Bommalaata.