The loss of veteran music composer M.S. Viswanathan struck the film community hard as several celebrities took to social networking sites to express their condolences.
From music composers A.R. Rahman and GV Prakash Kumar to singers like Chinmayee and Srinivas, scores of MSV fans and admirers from the industry paid their respects to him.
MSV took us to deepest core of Tamil & colorful melodies over past 40 yrs We've lost our beloved melodic genius May almighty bless his soul— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) >July 14, 2015
Msv, what to say?? We have lost someone who we never wanted to. Rest in peace Sir..— Srinivas singer (@singersrinivas) >July 14, 2015
We hav lost one of the Greatest Musical Legends of all times!! But his Music Lives On !! RIP MSV sir !! >pic.twitter.com/OZEvY2OWIC— DEVI SRI PRASAD (@ThisIsDSP) >July 14, 2015
Heartbroken to know MSV sir is gone. :'(— Chinmayi Sripaada (@Chinmayi) >July 14, 2015
A timeless journey having embraced a billion hearts has no end. U outlived the meaning of the word Legend.. RIP MSV sir— Suriya Sivakumar (@Suriya_offl) >July 14, 2015
RIP The true legend of Indian cinema ... Ur songs can never leave the world till eternity .. MSV sir we will miss u >pic.twitter.com/K5OA0fEVvh— G.V.Prakash Kumar (@gvprakash) >July 14, 2015
Ageless music created by this man m.s v makes him immortal .may his soul rest in peace.— pcsreeram (@pcsreeram) >July 14, 2015