S P Balasubrahmanyam
,” the legendary singer, music director cum actor passes away today, leaving everyone in a great shock. After he was tested positive of Covid19, he had been getting the treatment at MGM Health Care, Chennai, since August 2020. Although the treatment had been going on well, SPB’s body couldn’t recuperate to the medications and finally, the versatile music superstar left the world at 1:04 pm on 25th September 2020. He was said to be recovered from COVID 19. But, due to the breathing complications, he breathed his last today. His latest video gave a lot of hope to the people that he would come back soon and sing again.
SPB was born on 4th June 1946 and he started his music career in 1966. The legend has recorded more than 40,000 songs in Indian and foreign languages. He had crooned not only film songs, but devotional songs that make the listeners feel heavenly. SPB is the recipient of the two highest civilian awards from the government of India – Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The legend, who left no stones unturned in his career and personal life, made the fans cry by leaving out the world all of a sudden. SPB is survived by his wife Savithri and two children, SPB Charan and SPB Pallavi. May his soul rest in peace! Our deepest condolences to his family members, friends, fans and film fraternity!