SS Thaman is on his way to becoming the top music director in Tollywood. He solidified his place in the top place with consecutive super hit albums. We all know how much a wave of sensation Thaman's music created last year with the film Ala Vaikunthapuram. The songs in this film have gained recognition not only in the Telugu states but also nationally and internationally. Thaman has recently received a rare honor. SS Thaman was awarded the Dada Saheb Phalke South 2020 Music Award for Best Music Director. Thaman won the award for best music for the film in Ala Vaikunthapuram. Thaman was happy with his award. He also announced that the award will be dedicated to Trivikram Srinivas. Thaman said that without his cooperation, the output would not have come in this range. He also thanked Allu Arjun and the team at Ala Vaikunthapuram.