Though we don’t see so much of Suchitra Karthik Kumar singing Tamil movie songs nowadays, one cannot deny the fact that her voice is bright, husky and charming. Suchitra is more into album songs nowadays, busy releasing singles with Ranjith and gives performances in many events. With hits like , ‘’Vaada Bin Ladda’ in Mankatha, ‘’ En Idhayam’ in Singam, ‘Excuse Me’ in Kandhasamy, her role as a singer in the industry has always been special. Suchitra is not just a singer. She supports her husband, Karthik’s business, she was an RJ in Radio Mirchi, has been a respected judge in several reality shows in Vijay TV and other channels, she is a songwriter as well. The popular RJ turned singer has acted in movies like Jay Jay and Ayutha Ezhithu.
Life & Trendz caught up with her in an exclusive chat and she talked to us about singing, fashion, her favourite brands and more. The pretty singer says that she never overcrowds her look with accessories and doesn’t wear even a necklace or earring if the makeup is vivid or the outfit is a bold colour. She also mentioned that she is her own stylist.
The actress says she never had a problem in balancing life as she was always a part of the 5am club, so she has always had a lot of time. She also told us that she draws inspiration from people she meets in her life.
The singer who has sung more than 100 songs says that that social media plays an immense role in reaching out to people and reacting to things has never been easier. When Suchi gets time off, she travels to London. She says spends money on travel, good food, clothes, for her gigs or for charity. Suchi is a dog lover and has a dog called Kapaleeshwari. Her take on marriage seems to be very forward, she says ‘’It is great, if you get into it for the right reasons, and at the right time in your life’’.
We asked where we could spot her in Chennai dining out to which she said she loves Eden, Annalakshmi and Saravana Bhavan. Her must haves are- sunblock & fresh organic food. The singer with a sophisticated voice also said the things that she would always find in her purse is her ipod, lip balm, sunblock,money and phone. Suchitra Karthik Kumar loves Sabyasachi,CUE, BCBG Max Azria for formal wear and Zara for casual wear, Anokhi for casual Indian, LuluLemon for work-out wear, Russel and Bromley for shoes. Her favourite brands are Chanel for make-up, footwear, clothes, perfume and Mac and Smashbox for cosmetics and Titan for Watches.