– Renown Nigerian Raggae act Ras Kimono is dead
– The singer who dominated the music scene in the 90’s died today in Lagos
– He was to travel abroad yesterday but complained of not feeling too well
– Music veterans Shina Peters, others are currently meeting to deliberate on burial arrangements
Legendary singer, known for the hit singles like Under Pressure and ‘We no want’ Ras Kimono is dead.
The renown singer who was in the fore front of the Nigerian music revolution of the 90’s is one of the most accomplished Raggae acts Nigeria has ever produced. He died today in Lagos.
Metro News reports that was to travel to United States last night, and he complained of not feeling too well. He was rushed to an hospital in Ikeja, Lagos then later taken to Lagoon Hospital in the Island.
As at press time , music veterans Tony Okoroji, Sir Shina Peters, others are meeting to make burial plans.
Ras Kimono was one of the veteran musicians from the 90’s who continued to remain relevant on the music scene, mentoring and contributing to the Nigerian entertainment industry.