On Sunday, D’Banj’s one year old son passed in a swimming accident that has brought fans and music industry personnel to mourn with the musician.
When Davido took the stage at the 2018 BET Awards after winning the Best International Act Award, he was quick to acknowledge the passing of D’Banj’s son and state his importance in revolutionizing the music scene in Nigeria.
Other artists like Mr Eazi, Wizkid have also taken to social media platforms to offer their condolences.
Prayers to my big brother @iamdbanj & his Family!!! May God provide Strength & comfort. ❤️
— Uncle London Njobvu (@mreazi) June 25, 2018
God take Control 💔
— Davido (@davido) June 24, 2018
I cannot imagine what Dbanj, his wife and family are going through right now. This is so heartbreaking.
— Name: (@DamiElebe) June 24, 2018
Prayers to Dbanj and his family. May God be with you my brother 🙏🏿
— Wale (@Wale) June 25, 2018