Chennai: SPB’s funeral held at his farm house, Actor VIjay, with a 72-gun salute, Bharthi Raja and others attended.
The legendry Singer S P Balasubrahmanyam’s funeral was held at his Red Hills farmhouse in Thiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu, some 50 km from Chennai, with complete police honours.
The Tamil Nadu Police honoured the singer, whose voice enchanted Indian cinema and music lovers over the last fifty years, was honoured with a 72-gun salute.
S P Balasubrahmanyam (74) died at a Chennai hospital on Friday afternoon. Actor Vijay paid his last respects to the legendary singer – he was photographed interacting with SPB’s son S P Charan with folded hands.
S P Balasubrahmanyam was the voice of actor Vijay in songs such as Oru Kaditham, Enna Azhagu and Azhagooril. Veteran director Bharathiraja, who was also at the hospital last evening, attended the funeral and so did singer Mano. Music composer Devi Sri Prasad and comedian Mayilsami were also part of S P Balasubrahmanyam’s funeral.