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The BOLLYWOOD KK star is reported to have died at the age of 53 after collapsing after a concert.
The singer, whose full name was Krishnakumar Kunnath, died in Calcutta, India, on Tuesday night.
Thehindu.com reports that he fell ill when he returned to his hotel after a performance in Nazrul Manch.
He had been singing for almost an hour, but collapsed when he got back to the hotel.
Cause of Death
He was rushed to a private hospital in southern Kolkata, but despite the doctors’ efforts, he did not survive.
Times of India reports that he suffered a heart attack.
He was updating his Instagram page just eight hours before he got sick.
A senior hospital official said: “It is unfortunate that we cannot treat him.”
His wife and his two children will fly to Kolkata on Wednesday morning, he understands.
KK had recorded songs in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, and Bengali, among other languages.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to offer his condolences to fans.
“Saddened by the untimely death of prominent singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popularly known as KK,” he said.
“His songs by him reflected a wide range of emotions that struck a chord with people of all ages.
“We will always remember him through his songs.
“Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti.”
KK released his first album Pal in 1999.
Some of his biggest hits include Tadap Tadap, Dus Bahane and Tune Maari Entriyaan.
Singer Harshdeep Kaur has paid tribute tonight, reports the Hindustan Times.
“I just can’t believe that our beloved KK is no more,” he said.
“This really can’t be true. The voice of love is gone. This is heartbreaking.”