Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam breathed his last today in Chennai. He had been diagnosed with Coronavirus in August and he had been seeking treatment for the same at a hospital in Chennai. His son SP Charan who had kept his fans updated about his health ever since he was hospitalized informed the media about his father's death at 1:04 pm. The singer is survived by his wife Savitri, daughter Pallavi and son SP Charan. This news got the entertainment industry mourning and paying their last tribute to the legendary singer on social media platforms.
Music legend AR Rahman sharing a throwback picture wrote, “Devastated.” Akshay Kumar paying his last tribute to Balasubrahmanyam recalled his recent virtual interaction amidst the COVID-19 lockdown. Aditi Rao Hydari too penned a condolence message for his family. Boney Kapoor in his Tweet mentioned the late singer's massive contribution to the music industry with 17000 songs crooned in 17 languages. Thanking him for the music and praying for his soul to rest in peace, Riteish Deshmukh tweeted, “हम बने तुम बने -एक दूजे के लिए। #SPBalasubrahmanyam ji -thank you for the amazing music: -with a heavy heart I say...साथिया या तूने क्या किया? Rest in glory Sir. Condolences to the family, loved ones & millions of fans world over.”
Check out more tweets paying the legendary singer last tribute below-
हम बने तुम बने -एक दूजे के लिए। #SPBalasubrahmanyam ji -thank you for the amazing music: -with a heavy heart I say...साथिया या तूने क्या किया? Rest in glory Sir. Condolences to the family, loved ones & millions of fans world over. pic.twitter.com/YYlc9J1UGT— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) September 25, 2020
Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of Balasubrahmanyam ji.Just a few months back I’d interacted with him during a virtual concert in this lockdown..he seemed hale,hearty & his usual legendary self...life is truly unpredictable. My thoughts & prayers with his family🙏🏻#RIPSPB pic.twitter.com/NytdM7YhBL— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) September 25, 2020
We lost a legend today #SPBalasubrahmanyan. Over 17,000 songs across 17 languages, his voice united music lovers across generations and regions. Your legacy of songs shall always keep your memories alive. Deepest condolences to the family. #ripspb pic.twitter.com/vfsSihNWar— Boney Kapoor (@BoneyKapoor) September 25, 2020
Very sad to hear about the demise of the legend Shri #SPBalasubramaniam Garu...— Johny Lever (@iamjohnylever) September 25, 2020
It’s a huge loss to not just the film fraternity but also our nation.
Our prayers and condolences to the family.
May his soul rest in peace...#RIPSPB 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/Nqu5Api6EU
Besides celebs from Bollywood and South Film Industry, many music labels and production houses too paid their condolences on the social media platform.
I’m really very sad to hear about S.P Balasubrahmanyam garu’s demise. With his passing away, we have lost yet another gem of our Indian music industry. May his soul rest in peace. #RIPSPB 🙏🏻— ARMAAN MALIK (@ArmaanMalik22) September 25, 2020
The thing abt divine voices playback singing in Cinema.. It dsn't matter whose face is giving expression to it. They catapult u in a realm of melancholy or euphoria. #SPBalasubrahmanyam always managed to do that &reminded u of wht voices cud ve been like in heaven.— Nikhil Dwivedi (@Nikhil_Dwivedi) September 25, 2020
Thank u #SBP! pic.twitter.com/8CRblEjXDH
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