P. S. Narayanaswamy
|Birth name||Puliyur Subramaniam Narayanaswamy|
|Born||24 February 1934|
Madras Presidency, British India
|Died||16 October 2020(aged 86)|
Puliyur Subramaniam Narayanaswamy (or Narayanaswami; 24 February 1934 – 16 October 2020) was a Carnatic music vocalist.
He learnt music from Tiruppambaram Somasundaram Pillai, T. M. Thiagarajan and later from Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer. He was also a highly acclaimed teacher.
He was awarded the Bala Gana Kala Rathnam at the age of 12. He worked in All India Radio. In 1999, he was conferred the title, 'Sangita Kala Acharya' by the Music Academy. He was awarded `Padma Bhushan' by the Government of India in 2003. His well known disciples include Ranjani Gayatri, Abhishek Raghuram, Gayathri Venkataraghavan, Amritha Murali, A.s.Murali, C.R.Vaithyanathan, Nisha Rajagopalan, Bharathi Ramasubban, Sunil Gargeyan,Janani Iyer, Kunnakudi Balamuralikrishna and Akkarai Sisters.
He died on 16 October 2020.