Sreerama Chandra Mynampati is a professional singer and 2010 Indian Idol winner from Hyderabad who debuted his playback career in the Telugu film industry. Sreeram won the fifth season of music reality show Indian Idol 5 and was awarded by the most prominent figures in the history of Indian cinema,Amitabh Bachchan. In 2013, He is making his Telugu cinema acting debut with the film Sri Jagadguru Aadi Sankara. SreeRam debu movie as a hero is Prema Geema Jantha Nai, which is now at production stage.
He is the first person from South India to win the Idol title. His victory on the show has landed him Rs.5 million cash, a one-year contract with Sony Music Entertainment, a Tata Winger car and, for the first time, a chance to sing a song in a Yash Raj Films project.The State Government of Andhra Pradesh honored him with the Lata Mangeshkar Award along with a cash award of Rs. 1 lakh.
Sreerama Chandra was born in Addanki into a Telugu speaking brahmin family. His parents are from Addanki, Prakasam district, Andhra Pradesh. His father is a High Court advocate while his mother is a housewife. In spite of a non-musical background, Sreerama Chandra had a passion towards singing and started singing in his school days and during college days.
He worked with some prominent music directors such as Mani Sharma, Kalyan Mallik and Ramana Gogula. Sreeram performed the hit track "Tum Mile", to which music director Pritam commented that Sreeram was ready to start playback singing immediately. Sreeram has recorded a duet with Shreya Ghoshal for a latest Telugu movie. This song was offered to him by one of the judges of Indian Idol 5 and music director Salim Merchant. Sreeram Chandra learnt Carnatic music in Sree Bhakta Ramadasa Music College; he is the disciple of Smt. B Hari Priya (a part of the Hyderabad Sisters singing duo).
He recently released his debut Hindi album Rehnuma in 2010 and said it is a tribute to his loved ones. Sreerama chandra has started recording his new Music album called Crazy Love.