A young and promising Enugu-based Nigerian rapper, Rappon D’victor has passed away weeks after releasing a song titled “if I die young.” The musician died after suffering from one illness to the other.
He had on the 10th of March this year posted about his challenges on Facebook saying: “It’s being a challenging year for me, from one illness to another but I know God got me. I am getting back on my feet and the hustle continues.”
His friends took to Facebook to mourn his death.
Lotanna Kacey Akachukwu wrote: “RIP Rappon. My blood. Your memories still remains fresh in my heart. We had a short stay together but feels like decades. *sad* I can remember I snapped this picture of you back then in ASO ROCK lodge. God knows best.”
Another friend, Earldon Daniel Gabriel wrote: “Homie passed on few days ago after singing “if I die young” in 2015.
RIP Rappon D’Victor
This hurts… Choi
Dear Rappers stop proclaiming your death.
Mind the songs and lyrics you listen to: music inspires.”