K. J. Yesudas

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K. J. Yesudas
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Born
Kattassery Joseph Yesudas

(1940-01-10) 10 January 1940 (age 81)
Other namesDasettan, Ganagandharvan
Alma materSwathi Thirunal College of Music, Thiruvananthapuram
Occupation
  • Singer
  • composer
  • music producer
Years active1961–present
Spouse(s)
Prabha (m. 1970)
Children3, including Vijay Yesudas
AwardsFull list
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels
Websitedrkjyesudas.com
Signature
File:K. J. Yesudas signature.svg

Kattassery Joseph Yesudas (born 10 January 1940) is an Indian playback singer, actor and musician. He sings Indian classical and cinematic songs. Yesudas has recorded more than 50,000 songs.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Yesudas receives CNN-IBN 'Indian of the Year' award". 17 December 2011. Archived from the original on 13 March 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-01.