The music world is mourning the loss of Ghanaian highlife legend Kwadwo Akwaboah, who passed away this week.
This was announced by his son, popular songwriter, Akwaboah Jnr via social media.
RIP DADDY 😭 pic.twitter.com/WemClObBhE— #Password (@AkwaboahMusic) May 16, 2023
The award-winning singer was beloved by fans and peers alike and will be remembered for his incredible contributions to the music industry.
He was also one of the finest keyboardists the country has produced.
🇬🇭Highlife legend, Kwadwo Akwaboah (Snr) is dead pic.twitter.com/9M15gOj0lK— The Culture Joint (@CultureJoint) May 16, 2023
The sad news of Kwadwo Akwaboah’s death has rocked the music industry with many eulogizing him through heartfelt messages.
More reactions below:
A legend has fallen— YAW SANOGO (@YawSanogo) May 16, 2023
The second generation of Akwaboah in our musical space
Rest On Writer,composer,singer,producer https://t.co/eepj1AiUqr
Just yesterday I saw someone tweet the lyrics of Awerekyekyere by Akwaboah and his dad🥺🥺🥺— Nana Brimpomaa (@Frim_ponmaa) May 16, 2023
RIP Akwaboah snr🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/uhSpUNqgWM— Krobea (@Krobea10) May 16, 2023