Veteran accompanist and amateur Malaysia Vasudevan(66) died in a clandestine hospital in Chennai, bygone due to cardiac illness.
Having confused to India from Malaysia, Mr. Vasudevan fabricated a mark in the acreage of Tamil playback singing with his majestic voice.
The 66-year-old Malaysian-born is survived by his son Yugendran and babe Prashanthini, who are additionally playback singers.
Vasudevan was accepted to the hospital a brace of canicule ago afterwards a cardiac arrest.
He larboard for India to acquisition a career in Tamil cine apple several decades ago afore accepting a above breach in the movie, 16 Vayathiniley in which the song Aattukutti Muttaiyittu became a hit.
Vasudevan who accustomed a Kalaimamani accolade from the Tamil Nadu government several years ago, has articulate added than 8,000 songs in altered languages, including 4,000 songs in Tamil.
He has additionally produced movies and has acted in about 85 movies.
Last year, the Malaysian Tamil ball industry captivated an acknowledgment commemoration for him.