Today, hours after a concert in Kolkata, singer KK died. His official Instagram profile features photos from a concert he performed in a Kolkata theatre about 10 hours ago.
After the event in Kolkata’s Nazrul Mancha auditorium, the 53-year-old singer fell at his hotel. The singer was declared deceased by doctors at CMRI hospital.
Krishnakumar Kunnath, better known by his stage name KK, was recognized for songs like ‘Pal’ and ‘Yaaron,’ which went on to become significant hits among youths in the late 1990s, and were frequently heard during school and college farewells and teen cultural events.
“When an artist appears on stage, he or she exudes certain energy. Whatever my situation is, once I’m on stage, I forget everything and just act “KK stated on his official website, The Mesmerizer, in his book.
Pal, his debut album released in 1999, received critical acclaim. He forged a career in playback singing beginning in the early 2000s, recording a wide range of popular songs for Bollywood films.
KK has recorded songs in a variety of languages, including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, and Bengali. Condolences were tweeted by politicians, actors, and fans.
“We are saddened by the sudden death of acclaimed singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, also known as KK. His songs expressed a wide spectrum of emotions and touched individuals of all ages. We shall remember him forever through his songs. Our hearts go out to his family and supporters. Shanti Om, “Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter.