He is known for matching voice with Malayalam actor Mohanlal. He has sang in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi. He is the youngest brother of music director M. G.
Radhakrishnan and singer K. Omanakutty. He owns a music company named KMG Musics. Sreekumar worked in State Bank of Travancore, before starting his career as a singer. He started his music career by accompanying his brother M.
G. Radhakrishnan in his carnatic musical concerts. Born in Haripad, Alappuzha District of Kerala, his father, Malabar Gopalan Nair was a well known singer. His elder brother and music guru, the late M.
G. Radhakrishnan, was an award-winning music director and carnatic musician. His elder sister, K. Omanakutty, is a classical music vocalist and a principal at Kerala Music Academy. Sreekumar made his debut in the Malayalam movie Poochakkoru Mookkuthi (1984).
The Malayalam movie Chithram (1988) directed by Priyadarshan, starring Mohanlal, was the first movie where Sreekumar sang all the songs in a movie. He has sung more than 3000 songs for films in Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi and Telugu. He worked as music director in Malayalam films such as Chathurangam (2002), and Thandavam (2002). Sreekumar's latest movies as music director are Priyadarshan's Kanchivaram (2008), Mohanlal's Alexander The Great and Oru Naal Varum. He will also do the music for Paraya Paraya Pattanam and another Tamil film to be produced by Seven Arts.
Sreekumar's voice has most often been used in films with Mohanlal, Dileep and Jayaram. He is currently anchoring a TV show named SaReGaMa on Asianet and is a judge for the reality show Idea Star Singer. In 2012, M G Sreekumar turns into the role of producer with the film Ardhanaari, directed by Santhosh Souparnika and his second attempt Swaminadhan is in progress. Awards National Film Awards: 1999 - Best Male Playback Singer - Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njanum (Song: "Chanthu Pottum") 1990 - Best Male Playback Singer - His Highness Abdullah (Song: "Nadha Roopini") Kerala State Film Awards: 1992 - Best Playback Singer - Different films 1991 - Best Male Playback Singer - Kilukkam (Song: "Kilukil Pambaram") and Thudarkkadha (Song: "Aathiravaravayi") 1989 - Best Male Playback Singer - Kireedam (Song: "Kanneer Poovinte") and Vadakkunokkiyantram (Song: "Mayamayooram Peeliveeshiyo") Asianet Film Awards: 2010 - Best Music Director - Oru Naal Varum 2008 - Best Male Playback - Innathe Chintha Vishayam 2005 - Best Male Playback Singer - Thanmathra, Ananthabhadram 2003 - Best Male Playback Singer - Manassinakkare Surya TV Awards: 2010 - Best Playback Singer - Oru Naal Varum 2008 - Best Playback Singer - Innathe Chintha Vishayam Other awards: 2010 - Asiavision Movie Award for Best Music Director - Oru Naal Varum 2008 - Raju Pilakkattu Memorial Award 2008 - Jeevan TV - P. Jayachandran Award 2012- Swaralaya-Kairali-Yesudas award Read more on Last.fm.
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