Nigerian music Legend Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek dies in New York . The news was broken in a video on Instagram by his manager Umenka Uzoma who said the African icon’s demise should be celebrated and that details from the family will be sent out soon. .
Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek (pronounced as Ma-je-ko-dun-mi Ifa-kii-she-eke), was a Nigerian singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was best known in his home country for the 1988 album Prisoner of Conscience, which included the multiple award-winning single “Send Down the Rain”.Also known as The Rainmaker, he has worked with various artists worldwide, including Tracy Chapman, Jimmy Cliff, Michael Jackson, Snoop Dogg, and Beyoncé.
The music legend who hails from Edo State in Nigeria died today in New York.