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Mohbad Reportedly Said To Have Passed Away From An “Ear Infection;” Loses Consciousness After Injection

In one of the most tragic news coming out from the Nigerian music space recently, it has been revealed that Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, better known as the singer Mohbad, tragically passed away from an “ear infection.” The singer visited the hospital early on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, for treatment and was given an injection, sources from the artist’s team told PulseNG. They claim Mohbad lost consciousness shortly after the injection and did not recover. It was later confirmed that the superstar had crossed over to the other side.

Mohbad Reportedly Said To Have Passed Away From An &Quot;Ear Infection;&Quot; Loses Consciousness After Injection, Yours Truly, News, April 13, 2024

Before his passing, Mohbad had a record deal with Naira Marley’s “Marlian Records” and departed the company in 2022. He is most well-known for his top hits with Rexxie, Ponmo, Feel Good, and KPK (Ko Por Ke), which was nominated for three 2022 Headies Awards.

Following the unfortunate passing of Mohbad, his music has experienced a significant increase in popularity as fans re-discover/revisit his catalogue in memory of him. His song “Peace” started moving up the ranks on Apple Music Nigeria after Mohbad’s passing was confirmed yesterday night. The highlight song on the Top Songs chart eventually peaked at number 23. The “BLESSED” EP by the late singer has also debuted on Nigeria’s Top Albums chart. Fans of Mohbad who are mourning have responded well to the project that features “Peace” and honouring his abilities.

Mohbad Reportedly Said To Have Passed Away From An &Quot;Ear Infection;&Quot; Loses Consciousness After Injection, Yours Truly, News, April 13, 2024

Mohbad’s perception of Afropop music throughout his brief but promising career is reflected in this posthumous success. Even though his life was cut short, songs like “Peace” will have a lasting impact on listeners. Many people have expressed their opinions on his songs on social media, with one admirer writing, “RIP Mohbad, your music lives on.” Others have thanked him for the happiness his music offered them.

Even though he is no longer alive, Mohbad’s legacy is solidified by the success of the singles and projects he worked on. The young musician will continue to draw in new fans daily with his genuine tone and captivating compositions. This increase in interest demonstrates how Mohbad’s music has acquired new significance and value. His voice becomes even more resonant as people play his music to cope with grief and find solace. Through these hits, Mohbad continues to inspire his devoted followers.

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