According to reports, Ras Kimono passed away in the early hours of Sunday, June 10 in Lagos. Ras Kimono was reportedly supposed to travel to the United States on Saturday, June 9 before he complained of feeling down.
He was rushed to a hospital in Ikeja, where he was later referred to Lagoon Hospital on the Island where he died.
Mourning the reggae artiste, President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN), Mr Pretty Okafor, described his death as a big loss to the music industry.
According to Channels TV, a family source revealed that the reggae musician was rushed to a hospital in Ikoyi after he slumped on Saturday, June 9.