Singer Krishnakumar Kunath, popularly known as KK, passed away this evening. The 53-year-old singer was in Kolkata during a music event. During which he breathed his last. After the music event, the playback singer suddenly collapsed. After which he was taken to a private hospital in the city, where he was declared brought dead.
KK had posted photos from his music event at Nazrul Manch in Kolkata today. As soon as news of his death hit the media, there was mourning in the music world. In the midst of all this, today in this article we will get to know about Singer KK’s career, net worth and family.
The veteran singer was away from Bollywood for the last few years, but he owned millions in assets. According to celebsagewiki.com, his net worth was between $1 million and $3 million. His main source of income came from singing and singing events. According to media reports, KK used to charge a fee of around Rs 3-4 lakh for a Hindi song.
KK was launched as a playback singer with AR Rahman’s hit songs ‘Kalluri Saal’ and ‘Hello Dr’. He got a chance to debut in Bollywood with the song ‘Tadap Tadap’ from Salman Khan’s film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. However, before this song, he had sung a small part of the song ‘Chhod Aaye Hum’ from Gulzar’s Maachis.