Music composer, director, and singer Wajid Khan kicked the bucket at 42 years old in the extremely early times of Monday morning. He was tried positive for the novel coronavirus a couple of days back and was experiencing Covid-19.
Wajid Khan, of the well known Sajid-Wajid music writer couple, was additionally experiencing kidney illnesses and had gone through a kidney transplant a couple of months prior.
Wajid Khan generally made out of the melodies of entertainer Salman Khan’s moves and even took part in forming the ongoing Bhai-Bhai tune discharged by the on-screen character a week ago.
Music writer Salim Merchant, who affirmed the updates on Wajid’s passing, disclosed to PTI that the arranger was hospitalized a couple of days back at Surana Hospital, Chembur, where his condition crumbled.
“He had different issues. He had a kidney issue earlier and had a transplant some time prior. In any case, as of late, he became acquainted with about kidney contamination… He was on the ventilator throughout the previous four days, after his circumstance began deteriorating. Kidney disease was the start, and afterward, he got basic,” Salim told PTI.
The music composer couple Sajid-Wajid broke on to Bollywood with their film debut, with Salman Khan’s 1998 film Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya. They proceeded to chip away at a few movies together, including Garv, Tere Naam, Tumko Na Bhool Payenge, Partner, and the well known Dabangg establishment.
Wajid additionally did playback for Salman. In chartbusters like Mera Hi Jalwa, Fevicol Se, it was Wajid who loaned his voice to Salman. Wajid additionally voiced Chinta Ta Chita from the film Rowdy Rathore for Akshay Kumar, among others. Wajid, as of late co-made Salman’s melodies Pyaar Karona and Bhai, which were shot in Khan’s Panvel farmhouse during the lockdown, and were discharged on his YouTube channel.
Aside from films, Wajid, alongside sibling Sajid, additionally filled in as guide on the singing unscripted TV dramas Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2012 and Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar.
Together, Sajid-Wajid likewise scored the IPL 4 signature melody, Dhoom Dhadaka, which was sung by Wajid.
Playback artist and arranger Vishal Dadlani expanded his sympathies on the unexpected end of Wajid Khan and tweeted, “Sorrowful. Both @SajidMusicKhan and @wajidkhan7 have been close and genuine companions. The caring who may see the light on and appear at our studio in the night just to meet and talk and offer a snicker. Can’t trust Wajid, and I will never talk again.”
Tributes to Wajid Khan
Not long after the updates on the arranger’s end destitute, numerous from the film club took to Twitter to pay tributes.
Actor Priyanka Chopra said she would consistently recollect Wajid’s grin.
“The one thing I will consistently recall is Wajid bhai’s chuckle. I am continually grinning. I am gone too early. My sympathies to his family and everybody lamenting. Find happiness in the hereafter, my companion. You are in my musings and supplications,” she posted on Twitter.
Vocalist Javed Ali posted, “Feeling Deeply Saddened in the wake of hearing stunning updates on the abrupt death of Wajid Khan. May his Soul Rest in Peace. My sincere sympathies to his family. May Allah invigorate the family.”
Entertainer Parineeti Chopra said Wajid was one of the “most delightful” men in the business.
“Continually singing. All heart. Continuously positive. You will genuinely be missed, Wajidbhai,” she tweeted.
Music author vocalist Vishal Dadlani said he was “sorrowful” in the wake of hearing the news.
“Both @SajidMusicKhan and @wajidkhan7 have been close and genuine companions. The benevolent who may see the light on and appear at our studio in the night just to meet and talk and offer a giggle. Can’t trust Wajid, and I will never talk again,” he composed.
On-screen character Varun Dhawan shared an image of his movie producer father David Dhawan with Wajid and recalled the performer as one of the best individuals in Bollywood.
“Stunned hearing this news @wajidkhan7 Bhai was very near my family and me. He was one of the best individuals to be near. We will miss you, Wajid Bhai thank you for the music,” he composed.
Vocalist writer Shankar Mahadevan said he was as yet incapable of dealing with the updates on Wajid’s downfall.
“Stunning! Farewell, dear sibling.. love you .. till we meet on the opposite side! Petitions for your tranquil excursion Wajid Bhai,” he tweeted.