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2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 16

Song: Kannamma
Movie: Kaala
Composer: Santhosh Narayanan
Singers : Pradeep Kumar, Dhee, Ananthu
Lyricist : Uma Devi

Santhosh Narayanan can sometimes be an ultra-minimalist just to prove a point to the crop of his contemporaries that tune is king and instruments are only here to serve. Kannamma is a gorgeous duet, rendered …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 17

Song: Guleba
Movie: Gulaebaghavali
Composer: Vivek-Mervin
Singers: Anirudh Ravichander, Mervin Solomon
Lyricist: Ku. Karthik

An absolute riot this; Prabhu Deva sporting bright red shoes is not just peachy to watch but gets us right into the groove of celebrating free spirit. What can this man not do? He redefined choreography …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 18

Song: Kurumba (Reprise)
Movie: Tik Tik Tik
Composer: Imman
Singer: Mirthula Siva
Lyricist: Madhan Karky

Imman who had made a paradigm shift in his musical journey through Kumki by practising the Ilaiyaraja style of compositions became more successful commercially in the last 5 years. Though I was happy for his …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 19

Song: Sodakku Mela
Movie: Thaanaa Serndha Koottam
Composer: Anirudh Ravichander
Singer: Anthony Daasan
Lyricists: Mani Amudhavan, Vignesh ShivN

Rajesh Murugesan’s ‘Pistah Sumakira’ meets Rednex’s ‘Cotton Eye Joe’ in this high-voltage dance number. What energy from Anthony Daasan! His bold voice cuts through the busy ambience of the song and replenishes …

2018 – Top 20 Tamil Songs >> 20

Song: Maattikkiten
Movie: Padaiveeran
Composer: Karthik Raja
Singers: Rita, Haricharan
Lyricist: Dhana

Those punchy beats inaugurating this short lively track remind me of the catchy groove in ‘Meyyanadha’ from 3 Roses. Karthik Raja who seemed to have gone on a self-imposed exile from music brings the magic back that he …