Actor Priyanka Chopra sent her condolences to the late singer kk’s family by sharing an old video from the singer’s concert on her Instagram handle. Sharing the video, Priyanka wrote, “Gone too soon. Condolences to @jyothykrishna (KK’s wife), @taamara.k24 (KK’s daughter), @nakulk24 (KK’s son), and everyone who grieves today.”
Several celebrities have paid tributes to KK on social media. Actor Ajay Devgn tweeted, “It seems so ominous. The news of KK’s death that too right after a live performance is terrible. He sang for films I was associated with, so his loss seems that much more personal.” “A voice and talent like no other. They don’t make them like him anymore. Working on the songs he sang was always that much more special. You will always be in our hearts KK and live eternally through your songs. RIP Legend KK #ripkk,” the actor Emraan Hashmi said.
You have gone too soon KK… you were so different and real.. in a super ambitious industry you stood out for your unfilminess.. #realartist thank you for giving my films your iconic voice,” Filmmaker Farah Khan wrote on Instagram.
Kk was Born in Delhi into a South Indian family. He recorded songs in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi and Bengali. His hits from the 2000s included Aankhon Me Teri from the movie Om Shanti Om and Khuda Jaane from Bachna Ae Haseeno.
He died while performing in his last show at Nazrul Manch organised by the Gurudas College in South Kolkata. After completing the show as per the schedule, he returned to his hotel in central Kolkata and felt uneasy again. He was declared “brought dead in a local hospital. West Bengal Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Arup Biswas told mediapersons that the body has been sent for post-mortem.