New Delhi, Sept 5: Noted Bollywood singer-composer Aadesh Shrivastava, who enthralled music lovers for nearly two decades passed away on late Friday night. 51 year old Shrivastava was battling with a relapsed cancer and was admitted in Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital, Mumbai.
Music lovers all over the country are in the deep shock. Bollywood too mourns the death of talented music director and have expressing their feeling on the social media.
Over the course of his career, Shrivastava had composed music for over 100 Hindi films, including "Chalte Chalte", "Baabul", "Baghban", "Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham", "Rajneeti" and others. He got his first big break with film "Kanyadaan" in 1993.
However, the film could not be released and its songs went unnoticed. Shrivastava delivered chart busters like "Kya ada kya jalwe tere Paro", "Haathon mein aa gaya jo kal", "Sona sona", "Shava shava", "Gustakhiyaan", "Gur nalon ishq mitha", "Mora Piya" among others.
He was a judge on the talent hunt show "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa" Challenge in 2005 and 2009. Shrivastava took to direction with his short film on child prostitution, "Sanaa".
Here is how Bollywood has reacted over the news.
I am so saddened to know about d demise of Music Director Adesh Shrivastav. He was a wonderful person. Always smiling & always helpful. RIP— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) September 5, 2015
Deeply saddened to know about the untimely demise of @iamaadesh Was one of our industry's most talented music composers. RIP.— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) September 5, 2015
Jyot Akhand Prachand Hai, Vaa Ghar Naa Andher, Aaya Hai So Jayega, Koi Der Toh Koi Saber... It's a sad day that... http://t.co/zyRQLlfFHA— Kailash Kher (@Kailashkher) September 5, 2015
RIP Aadesh Srivastav.— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) September 5, 2015
Dear buddy Aadesh, I am devastated at hearing about your condition... Can't come to terms with it. May God help you ease your pain...— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) September 4, 2015
Mujhe aaj pata chala ki Sangeetkar Aadesh Shrivastava ji ki tabiyat kharab hai.Main unki acchi sehat ke liye ishwar se prarthana karti hun.— Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) August 30, 2015
T 1984 - There are moments you know are going to happen .. yet you are never prepared when it happens .. when it does, you wish it did not !— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) September 4, 2015