Top Nigerian reggae artist Majek Fashek dies


Legendary Nigerian reggea mastro, Majekodunmi Fasheke, aka Majek Fashek, is dead has been confirmed dead.

The death of the rain maker was revealed by his manager, Umenka Uzoma Day, who said;

“Today been having pressure calls, well it is true that the African No 1 Legendary ICON has gone to be with the LORD his Maker.”

“Let celebrate him, his achievements, and his family, whatever decisions made by his immediate family will be notified.”

Majek was born in Benin-City, Edo state, on March 1963, he was  aged 57.

In the course of his career,  Majek attracted international attention in 1987, with his self-penned tune, ‘Send down the Rain.’

Majek has been down with an unknown ailment for several years, which some attributed to substance abuse.

May his soul R.I.P.