Musician Sheil Sagar passed away on Wednesday at the age of 22, reported Rolling Stone India.
Sagar gained fame in the independent music scene with his single “If I Tried” in 2021. He followed it up with “Before It Goes”, “Still” and “Mr. Mobile Man – Live”.
As per the publication, Sheil Sagar played the piano, guitar and saxophone. He was also the former vice-president of the music society of Hansraj College.
Fans took to Twitter to mourn the demise of Sheil Sagar. A Twitter user wrote, “Today is a sad day… first KK and then this beautiful budding musician who had us in awe with his rendition of my favourite song #wickedgames.. may you rest in peace #SheilSagar.”
Today is a sad day.. first KK and then this beautiful budding musician who had we in awe with his rendition of my favourite song #wickedgames.. may you rest in peace #SheilSagar. https://t.co/x3n93WlitS
— Viraj Kalra (@virajkalra) June 1, 2022
Another Twitter user wrote, “R.I.P #sheilsagar, I didn’t know him personally but I once attended his show and so I was able to connect with him and the phase he was going through as an artist, I really loved the way he made music, we lost a gem 🙂 Please start supporting independent even every artist.”