Year 2016 ended on a sad note for Punjabi Film and music Industry. The multi talented person of Punjabi film industry, Raj Brar died of cardiac arrest at GMCH- 32 (Government Medical College and Hospital) Chandigarh. Brar was battling with alcoholism and liver problem from some days. On the last day of the Year his situation got critical, after which he was admitted to GMCH 32, where he took his last breath. Raj Brar was a great singer, lyricist and actor. The most famous song that went viral was ‘Chandigarh de nazareyan ne patya’ from the album Rebirth, that was released in year 2008.
Raj Brar was born on 3rd January 1972 at Malke village of Moga district. Raj Brar said to have liver problem due to excessive drinking.He was active in the music industry since 1992 and he has given lyrics for many songs, sung by various singers of Punjabi Industry like Kuldeep Manak, Labh Janjhua, Surjit Bindrakhia, Harbhajan Mann, Sardool Sikander, Amrinder Gill and much more. He even made his acting debut in the year 1990 with the film ‘Jawani Zindabad’.