Nana Ampadu, a highlife music legend, is dead.


According to many media sources, the “Obra” hitmaker died on Tuesday, September 28 at the Legon Hospital in Accra, where he was undergoing treatment for an illness. He died at the age of 76.
Many in the industry and fans were shocked to know of his death.


Dada Hafco, a multi-award-winning highlife musician, expressed his displeasure at the news on Facebook, writing, “The biggest of all the trees has fallen.” Nana, rest in peace… With your songs, you inspired an entire generation as well as millions of people. “Travel safely, king.”