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2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 11

Song: Mazhai Kuruvi
Movie: Chekka Chivantha Vaanam
Composer: AR Rahman
Singer: AR Rahman
Lyricist: Vairamuthu

26 years ago, we heard for the first time a distant humming of ‘Yelelo Yelele lelelo’ in an enchantingly unique style. It was a breath of fresh air in Tamil Cinema. The name is AR …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 12

Song: Kalyana Vayasu
Movie: Kolamaavu Kokila
Composer: Anirudh Ravichander
Singer: Anirudh Ravichander
Lyricist: Sivakarthikeyan

Plagiarism or not, this song transports you to a different world and chills you out for 4 minutes. Anirudh’s lifting vocals during ‘Enakku kalyana vayasu dhan vandhiduchu di’ is so hummable and catchy along with his …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 13

Song: Rowdy Baby
Movie: Maari 2
Composer: Yuvan Shankar Raja
Singers: Dhanush, Dhee
Lyricist: ‘Poetu’ Dhanush

After a series of disappointing albums, Yuvan is back with an astounding number in his own flamboyant style. ‘Rowdy Baby’ is a sensational ‘Kuthu’ song with rocking vibes in the fitting voices of ‘Namma …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 14

Song: Potta Kaatil Poovasam
Movie: Pariyerum Perumal
Composer: Santhosh Narayanan
Singers: Yogi Sekar, Fareedha, Ananthu, Vijaynarain
Lyricist: Vivek

This song is a 7-minute wonder. I do not know which element is superior – whether the endearing tune or the lyrical beauty with all syllables in right proportions or the harmonious …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 15

Song: Simtaangaran
Movie: Sarkar
Composer: AR Rahman
Singers: Bamba Bakya, Vipin Aneja, Aparna Narayanan
Lyricist: Vivek

In the long list of dance songs with meaningful lyrics and poetic beauty, ‘Simtaangaran’ gets direct blessings from its master predecessors such as ‘Oothikinne Kaduchukkavaa’, ‘Naa Salt Kottai’ and unfolds in its own mercurial …