Celebs mourn Singer KK’s unfortunate demise!

1st Jun, 2022

Well-known singer KK’s demise has left the whole country in a state of shock and mourning. Krishnakumar Kunnath, affectionately known as KK among his fans, has won millions of hearts with his melodic voice. KK was performing a live concert in Kolkata’s Nazrul Mancha last night after which he seemingly suffered a heart attack in his hotel. He was rushed to the city’s CMRI hospital where he was declared dead. His admirers, listeners, and celebs are in a state of mourning. On this unfortunate instance, many musicians like Shreya Ghoshal, Vishal Dadlani, Sonu Nigam, and others have expressed their grief at this shocking loss. 

On her Twitter space, Shreya Ghoshal wrote, “I am unable to wrap my head around this news. Numb. #KK Why! This is too hard to accept! Heart is shattered in pieces.” Rahul Kumar Vaidya wrote, “I hear singer KK just passed away. GOD what is really happening!!?? I mean WHAT IS HAPPENING. One of the nicest humans kk sir was. Gone too soon at 53. Beyond shocked. RIP sir.” He further revealed that the singer never smoked or consumed alcohol. He told that he was in fact a family man, who steered clear of controversies and always treated him with love and kindness. 

Music director and singer Vishal Dadlani also took to his Twitter space. He wrote, “The tears won't stop. What a guy he was. What a voice, what a heart, what a human being. #KK is FOREVER!!!” Sharing a video of KK on his Instagram stories, Sonu Nigam said, “KK mere bhai, Not Done (folded hands emoji).” 

Filmmaker Karan Johar wrote, “Heartbreaking news on the sudden passing away of such an incredible talent…. RIP KK…the entertainment world has lost a true artist today…Om Shanti”

Abhishek Bachchan wrote, “This is such shocking and sad news. KK, thank you for sharing your talent with us all. Gone too soon. Rest in harmony!”

Akshay Kumar wrote, “Extremely sad and shocked to know of the sad demise of KK. What a loss! Om Shanti”.

King Mika Singh wrote, “Yet another shocking and heartbreaking news.. the most talented and the down to earth singer @kk_singer_live sadly passed away today. Oh God what is happening? May God bless his soul and he rest in eternal peace. Still in complete shock“.

Indian PM Narendra Modi took to his Twitter handle and wrote, "Saddened by the untimely demise of noted singer Krishnakumar Kunnath popularly known as KK. His songs reflected a wide range of emotions and struck a chord with people of all age groups. We will always remember him through his songs. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti.”

KK is survived by his wife and two children.