Nigerian singer and songwriter Mohbad has sadly passed away at the age of 27.
The announcement of his passing was shared by music executive Ovie on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.
The cause of his passing remains undisclosed as of the time of this report.
Mohbad was an emerging talent in the Nigerian music scene, celebrated for his distinctive fusion of pop, Afrobeat, and hip hop. His songwriting and lyrical prowess were also well-regarded.
In 2022, Mohbad unveiled his debut album, “Imole,” which achieved significant commercial success and produced several chart-topping hits such as “See My Benz,” “Kimi,” and “Ronaldo.”
The demise of Mohbad represents a significant setback for the Nigerian music industry, mourning the loss of a promising artist.
See some reactions below:
@kadunaconnect: “Nooooooo way I was listening to his album yesterday.”
@360hustle01: “Damn! How na ? I love this boy too much to watch him pass like this.”
@MideRaphael: “Omo OvieO no kere ninu Aiye oo. Omo this is sadden Omo I can’t say I refuse to believe but mehn this life get as e be. It is well.”
@IjomaHarrison: “Jesus guys stop what happened … how.”
@cheekay_: “This is heartbreaking what happened?