Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK)


Artist Birtday : 23/08/1968 (Age 53)
Born In : New Delhi, India
Occupation(s) : Singer
Genres : Indian pop, Rock Music, Bollywood music

KK gets his name due to his popularity, but in reality, his name is Krishnakumar Kunnath. He is the most famous Indian playback singer. He was born on 23 August 1968 in Delhi, India. He is the son of C.S. Nair and and Kunnath Kanakavalli. He was married to Jyothy in 1991. KK has a son Nakul Krishna and a daughter Taamara.

His favorite actors are Shahrukh Khan, Amir Khan, Akshay Kumar, and Irrfan Khan, and his favorite actresses are Aishwariya Rai, Kareena Kapoor, and Raveena Tandon and his favorite singers are in Hollywood: Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, and Bryan Adams and in Bollywood: A.R. Rehman, Shaan, Pritam, Mohammed Rafi, R.D. Burman, Kishore Kumar, and Hariharan.

His son Nakul and daughter Taamara are also learning music. His son did a rap in the song “Masti” for his album “Humsafar” (2008) with him.

KK has never taken training formal music. Many big singers and composers Such as Arijit Singh, Ankit Tiwari, Pritam, and  Armaan Malik admire his voice and knowledge of music.

He is awarded the “National Award” for “Tu Ashiqui Hai” from the movie ‘Jhankar Beats’ in 2004 and two Screen Awards for Best Male Playback Singer.


On 31 May 2022, KK accomplished at a university fest at Nazrul Mancha auditorium, in South Kolkata. He complained of feeling sick quickly after his overall performance at the manner returned to his resort, in which he suffered a cardiac arrest. Efforts to restore him on the resort have been unsuccessful, and he turned into in the end taken to clinic in which he turned into declared lifeless on arrival. He turned into fifty three years vintage on the time of his loss of life. On 1 June 2022, Kolkata Police registered a case of unnatural loss of life to research the causes

We likely can’t recall a faculty or university farewell or a relax consultation with buddies that haven’t ended with KK’s Pal. People have regularly stated that KK’s voice is magic! And so it become. The singer breathed his final on May 31 after his 2d consecutive stay overall performance in Kolkata. KK’s declare to reputation become his first-ever album Pal, which had a big contribution to India’s pop track era. His track, Pyaar Ke Pal has usually been taken into consideration a breakout track. Ironically, the track additionally occurred to be his final one on the stay live performance in Kolkata on Tuesday.

Newspaper Deccan Herald known as him the “voice of love” whilst reporting his death. According to The Times of India, he turned into the maximum flexible singer withinside the bollywood song industry. Newspaper The Hindu noted, “Till the end, he remained a rage withinside the live performance circuit and might be remembered because the singer who have become the voice of the heart”.