With two great hits, Ariyatha Vayasu… and Paravaye en ingu irukkirai…', Illayaraaja, the evergreen Maestro of Tamil Cinema has placed the top position among the singers in the year 2007. Aanada Vikatan, the highest selling magazine in Tamil (according to ABC report) awards Illayaraaja as the best singer of the year. His son Yuvan Shankar Raaja is selected as best composer of the year.
Based on highest sales of CDs and cassettes in the music stores (Music World, Laxman Sruthi), ratings given by channels and FM stations and leading magazines, oneindia.in has prepared the following top 10 songs of the year 2007.
1. Athiradikaaran… Film: Shivaji, Composer: A.R.Rahman Singer: A.R.Rahman
2. Ariyatha Vayasu… Film: Paruthi Veeran Singer: Illayaraaja Composer: Yuvan Shankar Raaja
3. Paravaye Yen Ingu Irukkirai… Film: Katrathu Tamil Singer: Illayaraaja Composer: Yuvan Shankar Raaja
4. June ponal… Film: Unnale Unnale Singer: Krish, Arjun Composer: Harris Jayaraj
5. Vasantha Mullai… Film: Pokkiri Singers: Raagul Nambiyar, Krishnamurthy Composer: Mani Sharma
6. Saroja Saaman Nikalo… Film: Chennai-28 Singer: Shankar Mahadevan, Premji Amaran Composer: Yuvan Shankar Raaja
7. Madhuraikku Pogathadi… Film: Azhagiya Tamil Magan Singers: Benny Dayal, Archith, Dharshana Composer: A.R.Rahman
8. Vethalaya Pottendi… Film: Billa- 2007 Singers: Kay Kay, Naveen Composer: Yuvan Shankar Raaja
9. Katrin Mozhi… Film: Mozhi Singer: Balram Composer: Vidhyasaagar
10. En Enakku Mayakkam… Film: Naan Avanillai Singers: Jayaram, Snageetha Rajeshwaran Music: Vijay Antony