Born on 17 September 1974, B.S.
Purusho-tham received his initial
t r a ining in mus i c f rom M. L .
Veerabhadraiah and V. Praveen, and
later from T.K. Murthy. He is a recipient
of national fellowship from the Ministry
of Culture and is a regular broadcaster
with All India Radio. He has been
featured several times in Akashvani
Sangeet Sammelans and national
programmes on radio.
Purushotham has performed widely at prestigious concerts in India and abroad including the Adelaide World Music Festival, Sydney Opera House, Hanover World Expo at Germany, Min-on Festival at Japan, World Drummer's Meet at Stockholm, Sweden.
He has been accompanying several eminent musicians like Dr. M. Balamurali Krishna, Palghat K.V. Narayanswamy, R.K. Shrikantan, T.K. Govinda Rao, M.S. Gopalakrishnan, Dr. T.K. Murthy, Mani Krishnaswamy, and V.V. Subramanium.
B.S. Purushotham has received many awa r d s , i n c l u d i n g t h e Ka l k i Krishnamurthy Memorial Award, Yuva Kala Bharathi, Gopalachar Memorial Award, and the Anangya Yuva Puraskar. He has many recordings to his credit.