Singer Shaan Johnson, daughter of music composer Johnson Master, was found dead at her flat in Chakrapani Street Extension, West Mambalam, on Friday morning. Ashok Nagar police sources said neighbours had seen Ms. Johnson on Thursday evening, but did not notice her on Friday morning.
Suspecting something was amiss, they informed the Ashok Nagar police. A police team broke open the front door of the house and saw her lying unconscious. Doctors later declared her dead. Police sources said Ms. Johnson had health problems. Her body was taken to the Government Royapettah Hospital.
Ms. Johnson's father, popularly known as Johnson Master, passed away in Chennai in 2011 at the age of 58 due to a massive heart attack and her brother, Ren Johnson, died in a motorcycle accident in 2012. Shan is survived by her mother Rani Johnson, sources added.