Vinjamuri Seetha Devi, Indian folk singer, Dead


Vinjamuri Seetha Devi died on May 17, 2016.

She was a musician, singer, and scholar of Telugu folk music.

Devi was formerly a producer of folk music on All India Radio.

Along with her sister Anasuya Devi they composed music for many of Andhra Pradesh’s notable poets.

These include Srirangam Srinivisa Rao (Sri Sri).

Vinjamuri Seetha Devi provide music for the 1979 film Maa Bhoomi.

Seetha Devi was also the author of “Folk Music of Andhra Pradesh”.

Vinjamuri Seetha Devi died in United States of America.