Amitabh Bachchan tweeted: 'The sonorous silk voice of Jagjit Singh silent now !! A great loss to the world of music and Ghazal .. Prayers and condolences.'
Shahrukh Khan: Uff so sad to hear of the demise of Jagjit Singhji. May Allah bless his soul.
Akshay Kumar: Saddened to know 'The Ghazal King', Jagjit Singh is no more. Tum itna jo muskura rahe ho, this song makes me misty-eyed, especially today. RIP Jagjit Singh.
Lata Mangeshkar: Namaskar. Aaj ek bahut hi dukh bhara din hai kyonki mahaan ghazal gayak Jagjit Singhji aaj hamare beech nahi rahe. Meri unke saath pehchaan kaafi purani thi aur hamne ek ghazal album bhi ek saath kiya, jiska naam tha "sajda", jise logon ne bahut pasand kiya. Woh humein bahut yaad aayenge, aur main unhe bhaavpoorna shraddhanjali arpan karti hoon.
Priyanka Chopr: Just landed into Mumbai 2 the shocking news of Jagjit Singh's demise.What a loss for us all.He was an institution & will b sorely missed.RIP
Lara Duatta: Very saddened to hear of the demise of Jagjit singh! May his soul rest in peace.
Farhan Akhtar: Another stalwart, Jagjit Singh, passes away. RIP.
Shabana Azmi: 'Kisi ki nazar lag gayi hai kala ki duniya ko..jagjit singh no more. His contribution to the ghazal in India is unparallelled. big loss.'
Karan Johar: I grew up listening to the brilliance of Jagjit Singh..my mother was a big fan and then made me one...RIP sir!!! Loss of a true legend...
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Heard the sad news of Jagjit singh ji. Truly a legend. My fav song of his. "Hosh waalon ko khabar kya ..bekhudi kya cheez hai"RIP
Minissha Lamba: After silence that which comes nearest to expressing d inexpressible is your voice sir. Your golden voice will be cherished #RIPJagjitSingh
Celina Jaitley: Shocked to hear the golden voiced jagjit Singhji passed away ,we have lost our magnificent ghazal maestro & a wonderful human being... Jagjit Singhji- You will be missed .. hoto se chukar apne geet aap amar kar gaye...
Kunal Kohli: Words fail to express his brilliance,humility,sense of humour,goodness. Will miss you sir. Jagjit Singh. RIP
Preity Zinta: May god give peace to Mr. Jagjit Singh's soul ! He was the king of poetry & soulful music; He will live in our hearts forever.... R.I.P
Madhur Bhandarkar: Terribly shocked to hear the sad demise of Jagjit Singhji, in u i have lost a dear friend, yr soulful songs will remain till eternity.
BollyBytes tweeted: 'The Ghazal King', Jagjit Singh Ji is no more with us
but He will live in our hearts forever...RIP
Here are some of His famous songs