Veteran singer S. P. Balasubrahmanyam will be honoured at the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. M Venkaiah Naidu who is the Minister of Information & Broadcasting has announced the award.
Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam, best known as SP Balu has received National award six times so far. He also holds Guinness World Record for recording the maximum number of songs. He also received honours from Indian Government PadmaShri and Padma Bhushan.
At the same event, Rajamouli is invited as chief guest for the last day of the festival.