Maverick Nigerian showbiz maestro and activist, Charles Oputa, a.k.a Charlyboy, has paid tribute to late Nigerian music legend Majek Fashek, popularly known as ‘The Rainmaker’, describing him as a “ Lyrical Wizard”.
He extolled the late reggae icon in an interview with the Newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja.
The Nigerian entertainment industry was thrown into mourning on Tuesday when Fashek’s death was announced by his manager, Omenka Uzoma, on his Instagram page, saying the singer died in New York, where he was receiving treatment.
Music lovers, celebrities and fans of Fashek across the world have taken to their social media platforms to mourn and pay tribute to him.
According to Charlyboy, Fashek was a revolutionary musician whose music send messages that addressed social issues that affects society.
The former president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) said he came in contact with the late artiste over three decades ago and worked…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper