Legit.ng earlier reported the passing of veteran Nigerian singer Sky B, who was pronounced dead after suffering a heart attack on October 8. The singer who was said to have been found unconscious in his residence in Owerri made his mark as a musician and managed to garner many fans.
Upon news of his passing, Nigerians took to social media to pay their last tribute to the late singer. Many shared photos and old music video of his as they stated that he was one singer who maintained his lane and entertained his fans across Nigeria.
Some have mourned him on social media and asked that his spirit be guided to light as he exits earth.
Here are some of the reactions below:
Rest in Peace Sky B.
You had one of the most interesting music careers ever in Nigeria.
Peace to the fallen. pic.twitter.com/y5npE1C7NU
— Joey Akan (@JoeyAkan) October 8, 2019
RIP Sky B. Here is his hit track from that year pic.twitter.com/mEhnL1unlq
— Centastic! (@chief_inno) October 8, 2019
The last time I saw him, he performed in Port Harcourt, same stage as Davido he looked super Healthy 😢😢 now he is Dead? Rest In Peace Sky B
Every Bus in Port Harcourt had big speakers in their buses B/cos of Sky B’s hit song Am calling to attract students to choose their bus pic.twitter.com/kUf70s2Kw1
— Suzzette (@queensuzzette) October 8, 2019
Nigerian rapper, Sky B has been pronounced dead at the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri after suffering a heart attack.
— CoalCityConnect (@Coal_City) October 8, 2019
“My Bebe, my bebe you’re the one.
You’re the one I’m calling, I’m calling baby I’m calling, I’m calling yee ma bebe.”
You took over the Music Industry without Radio Hype,TV, or bloggers.
May your gentle Soul rest in the lord.😢
RIP Sky B!pic.twitter.com/HZFCxTWjkr
— Anambra 1st son💭 (@UchePOkoye) October 8, 2019
A VETERAN POPULAR NIGERIAN MUSICIAN IS CONFIRMED DEAD
PORT HARCOURT MOURNS SKY B
— CEFO (@Kingcefo) October 8, 2019
Met Sky B in PH in 2016. Man was really in need of help then. Rest in peace man 🙏 pic.twitter.com/YlQkhTZiWh
— Gomez Ugoo Nsude (@MistaGomez_) October 8, 2019
Sky B controlled Nigeria Music Industry with his hit songs without any Godfather or Internet Hype.
RIP Obio/Akpor Son 😥
Wennem Chibor! Lekwarunanya, La Nu Udo 😥😓 pic.twitter.com/r71oli0rnC
— Artificial Beard 😎 (@Mr_Pucca) October 8, 2019
Meanwhile, just a year before, Sky B escaped death when he was involved in a ghastly motor accident.
According to a Facebook user Angel Attah who shared the photo of Sky B and the remnant of the car he was travelling in, he escaped death by the whiskers then.