NEW DELHI: Renowned Indian singer Singer KK, who gave music lovers many hits over the last three decades has died at 53. He gave a performance at Nazrul Mancha and later went to his hotel where he fell ill. He was brought to a hospital where he was declared dead.
Minister Arup Biswas said about KK s death, “Singer Anupam Roy called me up and said he is hearing something bad from the hospital. Then I contacted the hospital. They said he was brought dead. Then I rushed to the hospital.”
KK released his first album, Pal in 1999. The singer-composer, whose real name was Krishnakumar Kunnath then focussed more on Bollywood than on his independent music, giving hits such as Tadap Tadap (Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, 1999), Dus Bahane (Dus, 2005), and Tune Maari Entriyaan (Gunday, 2014).