Legendary music director MK Arjunan, who gave music maestro AR Rahman an opportunity to debut on the keyboard, died at his residence on Monday. His household supply gave this data. He was 87 years previous. Arjunan is especially identified for recording the voice of singer KJ Yesudas for the primary time. In the yr 2017, Rahman got here right here from the US to take part in his birthday present.
Kerala: Veteran Malayalam music composer MK Arjunan has handed away at his residence in Palluruthy, Kochi. He was 84 years previous. pic.twitter.com/AL7VMdupGS
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More than that, he’s identified for his humility, which is mirrored each in his actual life and in music.
The veteran music director was typically unwell as a result of his age. <! –
He began his music profession as a music composer within the yr 1968 with the movie 'Karuthapurnamani'. He labored on over 500 songs in 200 movies along with composing for the drama.
He acted in about 50 movies with lead lyricist Sreekumaran Thampi. The superb factor is that this nice music director was awarded the one Kerala State Film Award. On his loss of life, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan mentioned that the loss of life of the nice musician is an enormous loss not just for the music business but additionally for the society. His funeral shall be held in Kochi.