Already we have lost many beautiful artists of the film industry in this pandemic like Rishi Kapoor and Irfan Khan but it is not stopping anytime soon, as the Shravan Kumar Rathod, one half of the legendary Nadeem-Shravan duo, passed away in Mumbai. He was tested positive for Covid-19 and admitted to the hospital in a critical state. Bollywood Celebs and his friends from the industry are disheartened on the demise of the late artist.
Unknown facts about Shravan Kumar Rathod
The late artist began his career in 1973 with Nadeem Saifi for composing a song for a Bhojpuri movie ‘Dangal’. But the Bollywood debut was made in 1982 for ‘Maine Jeena Seekh Liya’ however after much unsuccessful music for films like Aprahadhi Kaun?, Zakhmi Insaan, Ilaaka, Lashkar, and Hisaab Khoon Ka which couldn’t bring fame to them, then Aashiqui in 1990 made them a popular Jodi in Bollywood. The romantic songs Bas ek Sanam Chahye and Dheere Dheere were the chartbusters and became favorites for the generations.
After that, their music compositions became so popular that the songs were enough to bring the public to the theatres. Together, the Jodi Nadeem-Shravan composed the super hit music for Raja Hindustani, Phool Aur Kante, Raaz, Tumsa Nahin Dekha, Kasoor, Ek Rishta, Dosti-Friends Forever among the many successful films done by them.
Although this beautiful partnership ended in 2005 the friendship was never over as this heartbreaking news unbearable for Nadeem Saifi as well. He has publicly shared his loss with the death of Shravan Kumar over the internet. We also mourn over this loss and may God bless the soul with peace.