Mumbai: Veteran singer and music director Bappi Lahiri, who shook the baton at the age of 17, died here late Tuesday night.
He was 69 years old and had his last breath at Kritikale Hospital.COVID problem.
Born in West Bengal, Rahiri first composed the music for the Bengal movie “Dardu” and started his Bollywood career with the movie “Nan Hashikari”.
He became world-famous for his “disco dancer” chart-busting music, “Jimmy, Jimmy, Aja, Aja …” songs, and later the blockbuster “Zakumy” hit “Rough Kedran”.
The prominent Bollywood personality expressed shock and mourned the death of Rahiri, who was lovingly known in the industry as “Bappida.”
https://www.siasat.com/renowned-music-composer-bappi-lahiri-passes-away-at-69-2276529/ Famous composer Bappi Lahiri died at the age of 69