Chennai, Sep 25: Ironically, before he tested positive for coronavirus, singer S P Balasubrahmanyam composed music and sung a Tamil song to create awareness about the deadly pathogen with the lyrics brimming with confidence that mankind would eventually win over the pandemic.
“I composed this number. Let us listen to this… it is not more musical, it is more lyrical,” he had said months ago in his foreword to the song, penned by renowned lyricist Vairamuthu.
Popularly known as ”SPB”, he had in the three-minute plus video post urged his fans to pay attention to the depth and import of the words and act accordingly to help prevent the virus spread.
The song that begins with “Corona, Corona,” goes on to explain that though the virus was pretty small in size,…