Music director Aadesh Shrivastava died early on Saturday after a long battle with cancer. The composer-singer was hospitalized for over 40 days after a third relapse of blood cancer and is survived by wife and singer Vijeta Pandit and their two sons.
Aadesh began his journey in the tinsel town with Saif Ali’s Haatho Mein Aa Gaya Jo Kal back in 1994. He leaves behind a legacy of unforgettable music, with films like Chalte Chalte, Baabul, Baghban, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham and chart busters like Kya ada kya jalwe tere Paro, Haathon mein aa gaya jo kal, Sona sona, Shava shava, Gustakhiyaan, Gur nalon ishq mitha, Mora Piya among others, to his credit.
His last film was John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Shruti Haasan, Nana Patekar-starrer Welcome Back that hit theatres on Friday.