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K. Murali Kumar Singer and musician P.B. Srinivas in Bangalore in February 2006.

P.B. Sreenivas (1930-2013) was a playback singer who could effortlessly bring a range of emotions into the songs he sang. By B. KOLAPPAN

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It was A.M.Raja who sang for Gemini Ganesh for a long time. The moment he became the Music Director himself the producers and directors had a reservation. It was at this time Srinivas came on the scene and this new voice was a combination of Raja and Ghantasala and admirably suited Gemini and the junior actors like A.V.M.Rajan and Muthuraman. Over the years Srinivas cultivated his voice to near perfection and he was the preferred choice after T.M.Soundararajan until S.P.Balasubramaniam came to challenge his supremacy.
from:  A.Michael Dhanaraj
Posted on: May 12, 2013 at 19:36 IST
P.B.Srinivas was a dissident of sorts--not a conventional type. With his turban and sree-choornam on the fore head he looked different and was different. He had a mellifluous voice. Veevip Sarathy
from:  Veevip Sarathy
Posted on: May 5, 2013 at 20:56 IST
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