- S P Balasubrahmanyam died on Friday
- “End of an era,” tweeted Hema Malini
- “Life is truly unpredictable,” wrote Akshay Kumar
Twitter is deluged with tributes for veteran singer S P Balasubrahmanyam, who died in a Chennai hospital on Friday. The legendary singer was hospitalised final month after he examined optimistic for COVID-19. Members of the movie business, paid tribute to S P Balasubrahmanyam on social media. Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who had sung evergreen songs like Mujhse Juda Hokar, Joote Do Paise Do, Aaja Shaam Hone Aayi and Tere Mere Beech Mein, together with SPB, remembered him in a Twitter publish .”Pratibhashaali gayak,madhurbhashi ,bahut nek insan S P Balasubrahmanyam ji ke swargwas ki khabar sunke main bahut vyathit hun .Humne kai gaane saath gaaye, kai shows kiye… Sab baatein yaad aarahi hain.Ishwar unki aatma ko shanti de. Meri samvedanaayein unke pariwar ke saath hain,” tweeted Lata Mangeshkar.
Pratibhashaali gayak,madhurbhashi ,bahut nek insan SP Balasubrahmanyam ji ke swargwas ki khabar sunke major bahut vyathit hun.Humne kai gaane saath gaaye,kai reveals kiye.Sab baatein yaad aarahi hain.Ishwar unki aatma ko shanti de.Meri samvedanaayein unke pariwar ke saath hain.
— Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) September 25, 2020
Anil Kapoor, in his tweet, recalled that the legendary singer had dubbed for him in his Telugu (Vamsa Vruksham) and Kannada movie (Pallavi Anu Pallavi). “Great human being and an incredible singer…Lucky to have had him dub for me…give his voice to my performances in my first Telugu and Kannada film. S P Balasubrahmanyam will be missed truly…my heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family,” he wrote.
Great human being and an unimaginable singer…fortunate to have had him dub for me…give his voice to my performances in my first Telugu and Kannada movie…SP Balasubrahmanyam will likely be missed actually…my heartfelt condolences & prayers to the household… pic.twitter.com/bdQWiuXlQD
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) September 25, 2020
“Deeply saddened to hear of the demise of Shri S P Balasubrahmanyam. My heartfelt condolences to the family. We have lost one of the most talented artistes of our times. Rest in Peace Sir,” tweeted Aamir Khan.
Deeply saddened to listen to of the demise of Shri S P Balasubrahmanyam . My heartfelt condolences to the household .
We have misplaced one of the vital gifted artistes of our occasions.
Rest in Peace sir .
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 25, 2020
Akshay Kumar shared an image from a session when he interacted with SPB at a digital live performance. He wrote, “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 and his usual legendary self…life is truly unpredictable. My thoughts and prayers with his family.”
Deeply saddened to listen to concerning the demise of Balasubrahmanyam ji.Just a couple of months again I’d interacted with him throughout a digital live performance on this lockdown..he appeared hale,hearty & his ordinary legendary self…life is actually unpredictable. My ideas & prayers together with his household#RIPSPBpic.twitter.com/NytdM7YhBL
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) 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,” tweeted Ajay Devgn.
SP Balasubrahmanyam Sir’s voice dominated my preliminary years of cinema. He, in fact, had been a legend from lengthy earlier than. Sad to study of his passing. Condolences to his household. #RIPSPB sir
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) September 25, 2020
Veteran actress Hema Malini paid tribute to the late singer with these phrases: “End of an era! Versatile musical genius passes away. S P Balasubrahmanyam succumbs to the terrible covid virus after a prolonged battle in hospital. God give him peace. He will be missed by all.”
End of an period! Versatile musical genius passes away. SP Balasubramaniam succumbs to the horrible covid virus after a chronic battle in hospital. God give him peace. He will likely be missed by all pic.twitter.com/LmgJEXoLWA
— Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) September 25, 2020
Many of Madhuri Dixit’s movies, had tracks sung by SPB. “End of an era… Your voice will always remain in our hearts S P Balasubraniam ji. The way you weaved magic with your music is umatched. Rest in peace and my heartfelt condolences to the family in grief,” wrote the actress.
End of an period… Your voice will at all times stay in our hearts #SPBalasubraniam ji. The method you weaved magic together with your music is umatched. Rest in peace & my heartfelt condolences to the household in grief
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) September 25, 2020
This is what Manoj Bajpayee tweeted:
S P SIR MAY YOU REST IN PEACE!!
— manoj bajpayee (@BajpayeeManoj) September 25, 2020
Riteish Deshmukh, in his eulogy, quoted a line from SPB’s track and wrote: “With a heavy heart I say, Saathiya ye tune kya kiya.”
#SPBalasubrahmanyam ji -thank you for the wonderful music: -with a heavy coronary heart I say… Rest in glory Sir. Condolences to the household, family members & thousands and thousands of followers world over. pic.twitter.com/YYlc9J1UGT
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) September 25, 2020
“RIP S P Balasubrahmanyam Sir. Thank you for the years of creating magic with your memorable singing. Deepest condolences to the family,” wrote Farhan Akhtar.
RIP #SPBalasubrahmanyam sir. Thank you for the years of making magic together with your memorable singing. Deepest condolences to the household.
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) September 25, 2020
Besides being an iconic singer, S P Balasubrahmanyam was additionally an actor, a producer and a voice actor. He was a recipient of the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan, and a winner of six National Awards. S P Balasubrahmanyam had over 40,000 songs in 16 languages to his credit score.