Watch Video: Malayalam singers wish K J Yesudas on his birthday


On legendary singer K J Yesudas' birthday popular Malayalam playback singers Pradip Somasundaran, Rajalakshmy, Divya S Menon, Amrutha Suresh and music director Leela Girish Kuttan convey their birthday wishes.

PM wishes singer K J Yesudas on his 80th birthday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday wished noted singer K J Yesudas on his 80th birthday.

"On the special occasion of his 80th birthday, greetings to the versatile K J Yesudas Ji. His melodious music and soulful renditions have made him popular across all age groups. He has made valuable contributions to Indian culture. Wishing him a long and healthy life," the PM tweeted.

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has also wished the legendary singer on his birthday.

Yesudas is known for his Indian classical, devotional and cinematic songs and has recorded more than 80,000 songs in a number of Indian languages, including Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Bengali, Odia as well as Arabic, English, Latin, and Russian, during a career spanning more than five decades.