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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 136/365 – Sollatha Ragangal

There are quite a number of songs that are recorded for a movie but never makes it to the screen as they get cut during the editing process. If you...

/ April 23
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 134/365 – Poongatre Ini Pothum

Ilaiyaraaja is a master in using the same tune for happy and sad situations by doing minor changes. There are other music composers who have tried this idea but never...

/ April 20
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 132/365 – Nenje Un Aasai Enna

There was a time when every actor was stung by the Western bug in Tamil cinema and Rajinikanth was not an exception. Naan Potta Savaal was an attempt to establish...

/ April 18
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 130/365 – Laali Laali

Ilaiyaraaja’s lullabies are special. It does make you sleep unlike other music composer’s lullaby songs. Laali Laali is one of the most beautiful lullabies from Raaja but rarely played on...

/ April 16
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 129/365 – Kekkalayo Kekkalayo

Kasthurimaan was a high-point in Meera Jasmine’s career. She won state awards for both versions of the movie (Tamil and Malayalam) and won filmfare in Malayalam for the brilliant portrayal...

/ April 15
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 127/365 – Irandum Ondrodu Ondru

There was a time when Rajinikanth remaked almost every other movie of Amitabh Bachchan. Most of the movies were produced by Balaji but later even other producers started remaking movies....

/ April 11
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 126/365 – Hey Orayiram

Meendum Kokila was originally launched with J Mahendran but later he was replaced with GN Rangarajan. Even Mahendran hasn’t talked about this movie in his autobiography. Nevertheless, it had a...

/ April 10
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 125/365 – Goodsu Vandiyile

Goodsu Vandiyile never gets mentioned when people talk about Kunguma Chimizh because of other popular songs from the movie – Nilavu Thoongum Neram and Poongatre Thedathey. Goodsu Vandiyile is a...

/ April 8
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 124/365 – Foolishq

Let’s take a little detour for a day. This song was running inside my head yesterday and I thought I can take a detour for the Friday post. Balki adores...

/ April 7
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Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 123/365 – Eduthu Vacha Paalum

Edutha Vacha Paalum is another song that blends in perfectly with the situation. The song was written and composed for situation of the story and not randomly placed. The heroine...

/ April 6