Nigerian music legend and reggae king Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly knowned as Majek Fashek, is dead.
According to reports from his Manager who disclosed on his instagram, the cause of the death is not known yet but the late musician had in recent times lived a fragile life showing that all was not well with him.
His manager said the musician died in an hospital in New York, United States at the age of 57.
According to him: “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,” he said.
“Let celebrate him, his achievements, and his family, whatever decisions made by his immediate family will be notified.”
Majek came to lime light in the country’s music scene with his award winning number; Send down the rain before his foray to the US where he was unable to made the desired impact.
The late artist was born in Benin-City, Edo state.