The music director, Sathyam was very popular in the 70's and he is best known for some of the best Telugu melodies during the 70's. Chellapilla Sathyanarayana Rao was born in Parvathipuram, Srikakulam dt. Along with Rajasri (the dubbing lyricist) and a few other friends, he used to act in some plays in Vijayanagaram before he came into films. Like some of the great filmy people, he too ran away from home to Madras and then joined Adinarayana Rao's orchestra. Later he worked as an assistant to TV Raju (who in turn had worked as an assistant to Adinarayana Rao).
Srini Chimata (02/14/06)