RAS KIMONO PASSES ON AT 60

Reggae singer, Ukeleke Onwubya, popularly known as Ras Kimono, is dead.

He reportedly died at the age of 60 on Sunday in a Lagos hospital.

Kimono’s debut album Under Pressure, led by the single “Rum-Bar Stylée”, was a big hit in the Nigerian music scene in 1989

The deceased  who was born in Delta State, started out his career, firstly as a student of Gbenoba Secondary School Agbor and later as a member of the Jastix Reggae Ital, alongside Majek Fashek, Amos McRoy Jegg and Black Rice Osagie.

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