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Ghanaians mourn rising female artiste killed in gory road crash

Ghanaians mourn rising female artiste killed in gory road crash

Tragedy struck late on Thursday as a popular Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns died.

The Popular Ghanaian singer, Ebony Reigns who was with two other military officers in a jeep heading to Kumasi from Sunyani, died in a auto crash after the vehicle collided with a VIP bus around 11pm on Thursday.

She proved herself worthy to be maintained in the industry after her first song "Dancefloor", in December 2015 became a hit and was nominated for the unsung category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards.

The journalist told Daniel Dadzie on the Super Morning Show on Joy FM that an uncle of the late musician, who lives at Bechem also in the Region, has identified at a hospital.

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The Jeep conveying three of them had a head-on collision with a VIP Bus coming in the opposite direction.

After the news of her demise circulated around, many Ghanaian fans took to social media to express their disbelief and some extended condolences to her family.

Known for her risqué onstage acts and vivacious performances, Ebony captivated Ghanaians with her hit singles which included Maame Hwԑ, Kupe, Poison and Sponsor. "We needed people like her to continue to keep the flame of Ghana music going". This tragedy came just one week to her birthday as she would have turned 21 on February 16.


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