Actor Priyanka Chopra took to her Instagram Stories to remember legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam who passed away on Friday in Chennai. She mentioned how his songs were an important part of her growing up years.
Sharing a picture of his, she wrote: RIP SP Balasubrahmanyam sir. Your songs are a enormous part of my childhood memories. Your voice will always be herd, and your legacy will live on forever. My deepest condolences to the family.
The singer, who held sway over millions of fans with his golden voice rendering a record 40,000 plus songs over five decades, died on Friday at a Chennai hospital, plunging music lovers in grief.
After waging 52 days of grim battle for life following Covid-19 infection, the 74-year-old singer suffered a cardio- respiratory arrest and the end came in the afternoon, a day after his condition turned extremely critical, a statement from MGM Healthcare where he was treated, said.