Hyderabad: Telangana Governor Dr. Tamilisai Soundarajan has expressed deep shock over the death of well-known film playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam. He said Balu, as SPB is affectionately called by his fans, won fans all over the country with thousands of melodious songs. The Chief Minister said it was unfortunate that despite best efforts put in by the doctors and other medical staff to protect Balu’s life, it did not work.
The CM said the void created by his death could never be filled. The CM also praised the contributions made by Balu as playback singer, composer, actor in the world of cinema. The CM conveyed his condolences to members of the bereaved family.
Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan has expressed deep shock and dismay at the passing away of legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam. The Governor said that she was deeply saddened and heartbroken at the sad news of the passing away of the legendary singer, musician and versatile artiste SP Balasubrahmanyam.
“Through his inimitable versatility and soulful singing, he has mesmerized millions of fans all over the globe for almost five decades by singing more than 40,000 songs in different languages. His songs and singing will remain forever in the memory of people as long as music exists on this planet,” the Governor paid tributes. She said that Balasubrahmanyam’s demise is a great loss to the nation and to the field of art and music. She offered her deep condolences to the bereaved family members and millions of fans all over the world. The Governor prayed for strength to the family members to overcome this grief.
Legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away at 1.04 pm on Friday in MGM Hospital , Chennai. He was admitted there on August 5, after he was tested positive for Covid -19.