Re: Sri Ghantasala gAru malhE puttAru !!

kandadai (
Wed, 29 Jan 1997 21:00:03 -0600

Talking of "another" Ghantasalas, I have seen/heard so many people back
in Andhra orchestra groups singing similar to or almost like G. Though
they might be good at a song or two, in general, they were not able to
imitate all the songs of G identical to G's voice. Somewhere, somehow
they would falter and show their true colors.

As Sreedhar rightly said, G is one of his kind and no one else
could/will replace him for ever. Even if the new boy, we are talking
about, sings like G, is he going to survive like another Ghantasala
singing meaningless, musicless (sic), vulgar, dirty telugu songs of
today? Even if he does, are we going to accept him as G's heir? I really