Legendary music composer Ilaiyaraja has sent a legal notice to his colleague S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, restraining him from singing any song composed by him without his permission.
S.P.Balasubramanyam has stated: “Couple of days back, an Attorney representing Shri.Iliaya Raja, sent legal notices to me, Smt.Chithra, Charan, organisers of the concerts in different cities and the managements of all the venues, which says that we are not supposed to perform compositions of Shri.Iliayaraja without his permission”.
Reports say that SPB, along with singer Chitra and his son Charan are currently on a world tour titled SPB50, to mark his 50th year in the industry. The tour began on August in Toronto, followed by his concert in Russia, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore, Dubai and the U.S.