Tamil music constitutes a very important aspect of the Tamil culture and Tamil people are ardent fan of the Tamil music. Tamil Music is rich in its traditional and cultural heritage that comprises of the Classical Carnatic music that is many centuries old and modern popular film music. If you are interested in downloading hit Tamil songs and MP3 then this article will provide you the links and give interesting facts related to the Tamil songs.
Ancient Tamil Music refers to the earliest period of Tamil history that was marked by the many poems of the Sangam literature including Ettuthokai and Pattupattu, narrative poem Cilappatikaram, compositions of the Tamil Saiva saints such as Appar, Thirugnana Sambanthar ,Manikkavasagar and compositions of Tamil hymns known as Thiruppugazh.
Carnatic classical has a long history in Tamil Nadu that had witnessed many legendary performers like Vijayalakshmi Navaneethakrishnan and Pushpavanam Kuppuswamy. Traditional Tamil music was very popular in rural areas and even today many composers use it in their film compositions. Tamil people have revived the classical music by their efforts and they take initiative in organizing various events throughout the year to stage the classical performances.
Tamil people follows the Tamil music with great interest and dedication as is evident from the fact that Chennai hosts a large cultural event every year that is known as the annual Madras Music Season. This event comprises of exemplary and breathtaking performances by hundreds of artists. In the event many newcomers get the chance of showcase their talent and seasoned professionals mesmerized the audience with enthralling musical performance.
Tamil Cinema is blessed with talented music artist including singers, composers and lyricist. Specifically Tamil Music proudly boasts of two of the most acclaimed film composers Ilaiyaraaja and A. R. Rahman. Tamil composers focus on innovation and eclecticism in their compositions. They use high tech instruments and experiment with various forms of music involving Carnatic, Western and other instruments. Recent trends highlight the use of synthesizers and other electronic instruments for melodic and rhythmic patterns.
Some of the famous Tamil Songs are Kaatril Varum Geetha, Poo poothathumae, Aarai kodi, Ding Dong koyil Mani,Minmini Paravaigal, Assaah Pussah Loveu, Thalai Suthuthae Maami, Piditthaa Paadal,Kaakka Kaakka, Kurangu Kaiyil Malai, Naan Vanavillaiye, Cherannenna Cholan, Aaruyire Maa, Jodi Jodi Jodi, etc. You can these download songs and MP3 for ipod and PC from various sites.
Major singers whose songs are chartbusters and frequently downloaded over the net are Anushka Manchanda,Hariharan,K. J. Yesudas, K.S. Chitra, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam ,Shreya Ghoshal, Vani Jayaram, Vasundhara Das, P. B. Sreenivas, Karthik , Mahalakshmi Iyer, etc. Musicdownloads.in is a rich source of lots of MP3, downloadable songs that can be accessed easily anytime and anywhere over the internet.