5b1d351262321 Africa Reggae legend, Ras Kimono, is dead
Ras Kimono

Ras Kimono, who is popular for hit singles like “Under Pressure” and “Rumba Style,” has died after a brief illness.

He died today in Lagos. He was popular for hot Reggae music hits in the 90’s.Ras Kimono’s debut album Under Pressure, was led by the single “Rum-Bar Stylée in 1989.

In a recent interview, the reggae star said, he had been a vegetarian for over 37 years and neither smoked nor drank alcohol.

He said, “I have never smoked and I don’t drink alcohol. I tell people I have been a vegetarian for 37 years. Even when my friends were having sex with two girls at the same time in those days, I didn’t join them. I have never done what these girls and boys call threesome despite being famous and I am sure there are other people who have never done that too.

Continue Reading.....  DOWNLOAD VIDEO: Patapaa - One Corner Ft. Ras Cann & Mr Loyalty (MP4)

“When people attribute recklessness to youthful exuberance, I get worried because I once passed through that stage too. I believe it is all about your upbringing. The fact that you are young doesn’t mean you should be wayward.”

Speaking about his unwillingness to change his music to appeal to a younger audience, Kimono stated, “I have been playing reggae music for years and I don’t plan to change my style or dilute it. Those who want to listen will surely do. The truth is that you can force a horse to the river, but you can’t force it to drink from it. We still have a lot of youths who know my value. I don’t believe that all the youths are senseless.

Continue Reading.....  Arsenal Join Tottenham in Chase to Sign Real Madrid Star, Ceballos

“I believe two million youths out of five million youths know the difference between good and bad. If I had changed my style, I would probably not be here talking to you. I am certain the media would have crucified me that I did it for the love of money. My brand of music has kept me alive and still makes me relevant.”

Continue Reading.....  Martin Luther King Centre Denies Presenting an Award to Buhari

According to reports, the legendary raggae artist was rushed to a hospital in Ikeja, where he was later taken to Lagoon Hospital on the Island where he died.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here