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Legendary highlife singer, Akwaboah Snr and father of Akwaboah Jnr passes on

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The Ghanaian entertainment industry has been thrown into a state of mourning after it was announced that legendary figure, Akwaboah Snr and the father of renowned singer Akwaboah Jnr. has passed on.

The “Obiaa” singer took to his Twitter account and other social media platforms to break the news to his fans.

“RIP Daddy ????” he captioned a photo.

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Several Ghanaian personalities have taken to social media to share their condolences with Akwaboah Jr and his family.

The revered highlife singer in his own right has left an indelible mark on Ghana’s music landscape.

His passing is not only a profound loss for his family but also for the wider music industry, where his contributions and musical talents will be remembered and cherished for generations to come.

He is well known for his song Awerekyekyere, Odo Bra (W’akye3), Opintin, Adesre and many others.

Before his demise, he battled blindness and other maladies.

 A Life Immersed in Highlife

Akwaboah Snr was more than just a musician; he was a custodian of Ghana’s rich highlife tradition.

Throughout his career, he captivated audiences with his soulful voice and heartfelt lyrics, which often explored themes of love, life, and Ghanaian culture.

His commitment to preserving and promoting the essence of highlife music earned him widespread acclaim and respect within the industry.

Akwaboah Snr’s memory will forever be etched in the annals of Ghanaian music history.

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