Iconic singer SP Balasubrahmanyam has passed away at the age of 74. He has been long battling with COVID-19 at a hospital in Chennai. He was tested negative on September 13, but his condition has already been worsened over the few days. The entire film industry mourns his demises. Bollywood celebrities including Lata Mangeshkar, Salman Khan, Riteish Deshmukh, Akshay Kumar, and many others have taken social media to mourn his unfortunate demise.
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
Tragic loss ! The voice of “Prem”, who tugged at the strings of all hearts all over the world is gone. #mainepyaarkiya memories.#SPBalasubramaniam no more!
Strength to his family to tide over this grief.@BeingSalmanKhan #balasubramanyam
— bhagyashree (@bhagyashree123) September 25, 2020
End of an era… Your voice will always remain in our hearts #SPBalasubraniam ji. The way you weaved magic with your music is umatched. Rest in peace & my heartfelt condolences to the family in grief 🙏
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) September 25, 2020
SP Balasubrahmanyam Sir’s voice dominated my initial years of cinema. He, of course, had been a legend from long before. Sad 😞 to learn of his passing. Condolences to his family. #RIPSPB sir 🙏🏻
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) September 25, 2020
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
Unable to fathom the news of the unfortunate demise of SP Balasubrahmanyam garu. Your divine music will remain unparalleled. Your legacy will live on forever. Heartfelt condolences to the family🙏🏻 #RIPSPB
— Tamannaah Bhatia (@tamannaahspeaks) September 25, 2020
Rest in peace #SPB garu. Very sad to hear this devastating news of the greatest, the legendary #SPBalasubrahmanyam passing away. We were so hopeful that he was on the path to recovery. pic.twitter.com/SnpXYWOXmh
— Shreya Ghoshal (@shreyaghoshal) September 25, 2020
— Aditi Rao Hydari (@aditiraohydari) September 25, 2020
SP Balasubrahmanyam was an Indian Musician, playback singer, music director, actor, dubbing artist, and film producer. He worked in Hindi, Tamil, and Malayalam film. He has been the recipient of the Padma Shri in 2001 and Padma Bhushan in 2011 from the Government of India.