Kavita Krishnamurthy Subramaniam, is an Indian playback singer, trained in classical music. She has recorded more than 25,000 songs in 16 languages including Bengali, Kannada, Hindi, Bhojpuri, Telugu, Odia, Marathi, English, Urdu, Tamil, Malayalam, Gujarati, Nepali, Assamese, Konkani and other languages. She is the recipient of four Filmfare Best Female Playback Singer Awards , and the Padmashri which she received in 2005.
Kavita Krishnamurti married Dr. L. Subramaniam in Bengaluru, Karnataka on the 11th November 1999. They have no children. Kavita and her husband opened a musical institute, the Subramaniam Academy of Performing Arts, in Bengaluru in 2007. In March 2013, she launched her own app which is available for free download in the App Store and the Google Play Store.She was awarded a Doctorate (Honoris Causa) for her contributions to Indian music by Jain University in 2015