Farewell to Our Lady of Songs: Christy Essien-Igbokwe has passed awayPosted on Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 11:04 PM
BN received reports earlier today that Nigeria’s Lady of Songs Christy Essien-Igbokwe had passed away after a brief illness.
We hoped for the best but we have received confirmation on this tragic news. According to newspapers including NEXT Newspapers, she passed away in a private hospital in Lagos.
The booming Nigerian music industry would not be where it is today without the blood, sweat and tears of pioneers including Christy Essien-Igbokwe.
She will be dearly missed.
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