Indian Music Legend, M Balamurali Krishna, has died aged 86 after a long illness.
He was affectionately known as Balamurali and has delighted millions of fans for over four decades with his music. He was a renowned singer and composer of Carnatic music, a classical style from India’s southern states. He has even produced several songs in South Indian films and many of them were hits.
Balamurali is said to have performed over 18,000 concerts across the world.
He passed away yesterday, in the south Indian city of Chennai.