Legendary Singer of the India cinema, SP Balasubrahmanyam, passed away on Friday. He was 74 years old who was hospitalized since August 5.
The nation is mourning his death right now with many twitter reactions.
SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away at 1:04 pm today, announces his son SP Charan. pic.twitter.com/o7y8X2d6Kz
— ANI (@ANI) September 25, 2020
Balasubrahmanyam was in the hospital almost three weeks after recovering from COVID-19. On Thursday, his condition was “extremely critical”. “Thiru SP Balasubrahmanyam who had been admitted at MGM Healthcare on August 5 remains on ECM and other life support measures. His condition in the last 24 hours has deteriorated further warranting maximal life support and he is extremely critical,” the health bulletin from MGM Healthcare had stated.
Meanwhile, Twitter mourned the legendary singer’s demise. “More tragic news. SP Balasubrahmanyam is no more. For a Hindi-speaker, his Hindi film songs in the early to mid-90s are indelible for me. Of course the man was another level in Tamil and Telugu. #RIPSPB,” wrote a Twitter user.
“Like I said this year just isn’t getting any better..another legend gone #ripspb sir..you have given us a world In which we can get lost in.. your voice your music is gonna live forever.. just like how u will live on forever in our hearts and memories..may you find ur peace,” said another Twitter user.
Here are a few reactions:
Deeply saddened by the passing away of legendary musician and playback singer Padma Bhushan, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam ji. He will forever remain in our memories through his melodious voice & unparalleled music compositions. My condolences are with his family & followers. Om Shanti
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) 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
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) September 25, 2020
Legendary singer-actor #SPBalasubramaniam sir passes away. Today, the industry has lost another gem!!! The final rites will take place in his kamdar nagar residence!
— RIAZ K AHMED (@RIAZtheboss) September 25, 2020
You will always live within us sir!!😪#RIPSPB
— ArunVijay (@arunvijayno1) September 25, 2020
YOUR VOICE WILL FOREVER LIVE SIR… FOREVER YOU WILL BE CHERISHED and NOBODY CAN EVER , EVER REPLACE YOU… NOBODY CAN FILL IN YOUR SPACE IN MUSIC WORLD. YOU WILL BE FELT FOREVER .THANKS FOR BEING WITH US IN ALL OUR EMOTIONS THROUGH YOUR SONGS #RIPSPB SIR..
— DD Neelakandan (@DhivyaDharshini) September 25, 2020
Like I said this year just isn’t getting any better..another legend gone #ripspb sir..💔you have given us a world In which we can get lost in.. your voice your music is gonna live forever.. just like how u will live on forever in our hearts and memories..may you find ur peace pic.twitter.com/mHU8cbO97F
— 𝑽𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒍𝒂𝒙𝒎𝒊 𝑺𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒕𝒉𝒌𝒖𝒎𝒂𝒓 (@varusarath) September 25, 2020
— Lokesh (@LokeshJey) September 25, 2020
Source: Free Press Journal