Tarsame Singh Saini, also known as Taz Stero Nation and Johnny Zee, was a British singer, songwriter, and actor of Indian descent who was born in Coventry, United Kingdom, on May 23, 1967. He went on to make a number of well-known films. His most popular album to date, Slave II Fusion, was released in 2000 and features many of his most well-known hit songs, including Pyar Ho Gaya, Nachenge Saari Raat, and Gallan Gorian.
The family allowed the funeral to be streamed to allow not only family who could not attend but also fans from all around the world. The funeral saw various tribute from Gurdas Mann, Sukshinder Shinda, Jazzy B, Daler Mehndi, Sardara Gill (Apna Sangeet), Kumar (Heera Group), Channi Singh (Alaap Group) and so many others.
Public figures got involved and Gurinder Chadha took to Instagram to share a photo took with Taz, She captioned the post, “Heartbroken to hear that a pioneer of the British Asian music scene has just left us. You cannot underestimate my excitement on first hearing #HitTheDeck. By #jonnyZee then @tazstereonation pure Br’Asian pop fusion. Thank you for all the joy you gave me Taz God Bless you @tazstereonation.”