T. M. Soundararajan (TMS) is a legendary playback singer from the Tamil film industry for Four Decades. He gave voice to most of M. G. Ramachandran , Sivaji Ganesan, Jey Sankar and Ravichandran songs in Tamil films.
Popularly known as "TMS" is from the Sourashtra community from Madurai. He is a devotee of Lord Subrahmanya (called Lord Muruga in Tamil) and sang many devotional songs on Him. Even at the Age of 85 years, he is still actively singing for Tamil Film industry and the latest one "Valiban Suttrum Ulagam" along with P Susila is expected to be released in this year .
T.M.S.is first singer introduce the stereo system to tamilsongs by his "mannanalum thiruchenthooril mannaven" and his devotional song can listen by all type of world tamils
He has been admitted in Apollo Hospital in Chennai(16.02.2010) after he was diagnosed some neurological disorder affecting the brain.