It’s been reported that RDB’s Kuly (Kuldeep Singh Ral) has passed away.
Details on his passing are still yet unknown. Kuly was one third of the worldwide Bhangra group RDB, with Manj and Surj.
Our thoughts go out to the Ral family.
Jay Sean spoke about working with Kuly & RDB:
‘Just found out some v sad news that Kuly from @rdb passed away. I did some shows with u boys, I’m so sorry.my love n thoughts go to u n fam.’ Jay tweeted.
An official statement was released:
The international music fraternity has faced a saddening loss with Kuly of music band RDB, passing away on Monday 22nd May 2012 in Houston, Texas, USA. The popular music group member sadly lost his battle with cancer at the young age of 35 years old.
Kuly was diagnosed with a brain tumour in April 2011 and underwent radio and chemotherapy. He was receiving treatment at a specialised clinic in Houston at the time of his death.
Kuly was an intrinsic part of RDB, a leading international music group, famed for their contribution to globalising Bhangra and Indian music. His legacy will remain with RDB and their super-hit tracks such as Aaja Mahi, Singh is Kinng, Aloo Chaat and Shera di Kaum.
RDB and the family have asked that their privacy is respected at this very difficult time and thank their fans and well-wishers for their continued support and condolences.
RDB’s facebook page has been opened up for those who wish to pay their respects to Kuly and his family. To leave a message please visit: http://facebook.com/rdbmusic
Here is the most recent interview Brit-Asian did with RDB & Kuly (forward to 4mins 30secs)…