New Delhi: Bollywood singer and composer Krishnakumar Kunnath, better known by his stage name KK, passed away on Tuesday night. The late singer’s family reaches Kolkata as their bodies are sent for post-mortem. KK’s wife Jyoti Krishna along with their son Nakul and daughter Tamara boarded from New Delhi to reach Kolkata.
Hours before his death, the legendary singer performed at the Nazrul Manch auditorium till 8.30 pm, suddenly he fell ill and was brought to the CMRI hospital in Kolkata, where he was declared brought dead.
The news of his untimely demise has left his fans in shock and the entertainment industry in shock, the legendary singer was gifted with a raspy yet melodious voice that will be remembered by his fans for many decades to come.
KK was one of the most versatile singers in the Indian film industry, having recorded songs in several languages including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Bengali. He is known for songs like “Zindagi Do Pal Ki”. “Khuda Jaane” from the movie Kites, “Aankhon Mein Teri from the movie Om Shanti Om”, “Khuda Jaane” from the movie Bachna Ae Haseeno, “Tadap Tadap” from the movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, etc.