Here's a list of some of the greatest icons whose passing away left a void not only in Bollywood but also other movie industires with a heavy impact in India.
In the honour of late singer SP Balasubramaniam, Exnora in partnership with SPB Charitable Foundation have launched Tree Plantation Challenge and adoption of Konetampettai.
Doctor Deepak Subramanian, one of the doctors who treated legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam at MGM Healthcare Hospital in Chennai, penned a heartfelt tribute to the icon.
He said Balasubrahmanyam’s immense popularity can be gauged by the continuous flow of rich tributes from music aficionados all over the world.
Charan said he had contacted Tamil Nadu Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan to clarify if the state government had offered to help financially
"This is all a big hogwash. I don’t know why people do this without even consulting people," he said.
Charan refutes rumours claiming V-P Venkaiah Naidu’s daughter help in clearing hospital balance of Rs 1.85 crore so the singer’s remains could be released.
A six-time National Award winner, Balasubrahmanyam, who had sung over 40,000 songs, was also honoured with Padma Shri in 2001 and Padma Bhushan in 2011.
Balasubrahmanyam, popularly known as SPB or Balu in the movie world, died on Friday afternoon in a Chennai hospital where he was being treated for Covid-19 since last month.
A famous Chinese proverb goes, “The tongue can paint what the eyes cannot see.” It’s a saying that can be thought to be a summary of SPB’s work as a voice actor.
SPB’s connect with fans stretched across decades, generations and cultural borders. He left a lasting imprint on many with his ageless voice and prodigious output
Telugu singers recall their interactions with the legendary singer across the years and what they learned from him
Be it through his singing, dubbing work, films, or humanitarian work, S P Balasubrahmanyam has influenced everyone across generations in some way or the other.
Mourning the demise of SP Balasubrahmanyam, the singer’s friends and associates recall how he will remain a part of their lives forever
In cinema, you will get many talented people but to get talent with humility is rare and SPB was the epitome of that.