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KK (Singer) Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

KK Quick Info
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 65 kg
Date of Birth August 23, 1968
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Date of Death  May 31, 2022

KK was an award-winning Indian singer who won the hearts of music lovers with timeless songs like Tadap Tadap Ke, Yaaron, Apadi Podu, Dola Re Dola, Kalluri Saaley, Tu Jo Mila, Pyar Ke Pal, etc.

Born Name

Krishnakumar Kunnath

Nick Name


KK as seen performing in Hong Kong in 2012
KK as seen performing in Hong Kong in 2012 (Endeshow1 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)


KK was born on August 23, 1968.


He died of cardiac arrest on May 31, 2022, in Kolkata. He was 53 years old at that time.

Sun Sign


Born Place

Delhi, India





KK was a student at the prestigious Mount St Mary’s School. He received his bachelor’s degree in commerce from Kirori Mal College, Delhi University.




Indian Pop, Rock Music, Bollywood Music


Vocals, Piano, Guitar


  • Sony BMG
  • Sony Music India




5 ft 7 in or 170 cm


65 kg or 143.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

KK had dated –

  1. Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna (1991-2022) – The Khuda Jane singer got married to his childhood sweetheart Jyothy Lakshmi Krishna in 1991. Jyothy, an artist by profession, gave birth to a son named Nakul Krishna Kunnath and a daughter named Tamara Kunnath. They were married until KK’s unexpected demise in May 2022.
Singer KK seen performing live in 2009
Singer KK seen performing live in 2009 (Thejas Panarkandy / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Soulful voice
  • Fast-paced manner of speaking
KK as seen singing onstage in 2012
KK as seen singing on stage in 2012 (Endeshow1 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

KK Facts

  1. He was heavily influenced by Kishore Kumar and, like his idol, KK was also not professionally trained in music.
  2. KK had sung nearly 3,500 jingles in 11 different languages before making it big as a playback singer.
  3. He became an overnight sensation after the release of songs like Yaaron and Pal which reminisce about the themes of childhood and friendship. These songs have become a staple in school graduation and farewell ceremonies.
  4. Eerily enough, KK performed the emotional Pyar Ke Pal as his swansong. He passed away not long after ending his final concert performance.
  5. He was cremated at the Versova Hindu Cemetery in Mumbai’s Andheri after his demise. His son Nakul performed his last rites.
  6. As per reports, KK was sweating while performing at the concert before his death. However, Kolkata Police Commissioner Vineet Goyal clarified that the AC was working properly and there was no mismanagement.

Featured Image by Endeshow1 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0

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