Another tragic news of the year 2020 is here. The noted classical singer dies at the age of 90. He passed away in America today on 17th August 2020. Born on 28 January 1930, he had lived 90 years of fame and glory. Jasraj was one of the famous classical singers of India. The singer belonged to the Mewati family.
Talking about his early life, Jasraj’s father Pandit Motiram had died when he was only four years old. Jasraj was brought up under the patronage of elder brother Pandit Maniram. P. Jasraj spent over 80 years in the music world and received several major awards. His performances of classical and semi-classical vocals have also been composed as album and film soundtracks. Jasraj has taught music in India, Canada, and the US. Some of his disciples have also become renowned musicians.
Pandit Jasraj dies at 90 in America:
The inferior planet 2006 VP32 (number-300128) discovered by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) on November 11, 2006, was named ‘Panditjasraj‘ in honor of Pandit Jasraj. Pandit Jasraj dies due to cardiac arrest in the United States of America. 90-year-old Jasraj was in America with his family for some time. “Today, when he woke up in the morning, he took three deep breaths and breathed is last.” said a relative present with P. Jasraj. The classical singer had also won the Padma Vibhushan award. His performances of classical and semi-classical vocals have become albums and film soundtracks.
The music industry has lost a rare gem. Many Bollywood celebrities have expressed their condolences and sadness through their social media accounts. The netizens and fans of the classical singer are buzzing over the internet with prayers and well-wishes for the late singer and his family. Tell us what are your thoughts on the story above through the comments section. Stay tuned to Bollywood Hush for more updates on your favorite celebrities.