Bappi Lahiri, the legend who introduced pop music to Bollywood, passed away at 69 on February 16 due to Obstructive Sleep Apnea. He was admitted to Mumbai’s CritiCare Hospital.
The hospital authorities revealed that the music composer was suffering from multiple health issues and was admitted for a month. He recovered and was discharged from the hospital. On Tuesday, his health deteriorated and he succumbed to OSA. The Lahiri family then released an official statement and shared information about the funeral. As per the statement, the funeral will take place after his son Bappa returns from the US tomorrow.
Popularly known as the Disco King, Bappi Lahiri and his compositions were one of a kind. From his appearance to songs, Bappi da has always grabbed eyeballs whenever he performed. His love for gold is not hidden. Not only gold, but the deceased music composer has left behind expensive things worth crores.
Expensive things left behind by Bappi Lahiri
As we remember the legendary singer, let’s have a look at things he left behind.
As per multiple media reports, Bappi Lahiri’s net worth is Rs 22 crores. He charged Rs 8-19 lakhs per song and Rs 20-25 lakhs for an hour performance. Coming to his gold obsession, Bappi da had around 754 grams of gold prices around Rs 38,71,790 lakhs.
Bappi Lahiri had a collection of swanky cars. He owned five cars including Audi, BMW, Tesla X, and others. As per a report in Bollywood Bubble, he had a total asset of Rs 12 crore. He also owned a gold-plated disc of his celebrated songs. Apart from cars and gold, Bappi Lahiri also owned lavish houses.
Though Bappi Lahiri left for the heavenly abode today, however, his contributions to Bollywood music will always be alive in the hearts of millions of his fans because Yaar Bina Chain Kahan Re.