Any form of creativity lightens up the soul. Music specially gives flight to the imagination and lightens the heart. What ever academic pursuits there are we should indulge in some extracurricular. Music is an excellent way to bond with the soul. Music seems to be the answer to the stressful life of today. Music therapy seems to be the answer for many psychological problems. The demise of Balamurali Krishna was heartrending. A great stalwart of the times. He combined sophisticated vocal skills and patterns of classical music with entertainment value. Though he belonged to the Carnatic fraternity he was a revolutionary. He sang songs in French and there was jazz fusion too. A musician whose voice will be remembered for many more years to come. A musical genius whose voice will be heard for ever.