Ranjith & Suchitra’s lovely performance | Mirchi music awards south 2015.
Rajit Biography :
Ranjith was born in Chennai, India into a Malayali family, hailing from Kalluvazhi, Kerala. He grew up listening to various kinds of music. He used to stay in a locality where there were many Keralites, and had a chance to participate in the local programs there. Later, a family friend suggested that he be trained in classical music. He learned Hindustani music and Carnatic music. He was trained by Vidwan Cuddalore Subramanian, K. S. Kanakasingam, Trichur P. Ramankutty and P. S. Narayana Swamy. He became popular when he won the Sun TV Saptha Swarangal singing contest in 2001. He is married to a trained Bharata Naatiyam dancer, Reshmi Menon. He has a daughter named Ria.
Suchitra Bio :
Suchitra joined Sify for a year, after graduating. She responded to an ad for the post of an RJ in Radio Mirchi. She became known as Rj Suchi, with her popular morning show Hello Chennai. Her distinct and bold voice made her very popular with the younger crowd. She still does a radio show called Flight983 on Radio Mirchi, on Sunday evenings (7-9 pm). The show deals with interesting international happenings.
She started singing after a few years as RJ. She also worked as a dubbing artist for popular heroines like Shriya.
Her career as a playback singer now spans Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam films and she has several hits in all these languages to her credit. Suchitra is a sought-after performer at Corporate and other such stage shows. Ranjith & Suchitra’s She has also been appreciated for her honest and positive-humour-filled judging at Reality Shows like Vijay TV’s Airtel Super Singer, Sun TV’s Sun Singer, Asianet’s Music India, and Bol Baby Bol on Gemini TV and Surya TV. ‘Music I Like’, an album of Suchitra’s renditions of Mahakavi Bharatiyaar’s poetry, set to contemporary tunes and music, released by Universal Music, was a turning point in her career.
Suchitra is now a singer/songwriter as well, composing music on her own and in collaboration with Singer Ranjith. Their YouTube channel Ranjith & Suchitra’s has all their updated work.