Musician and entertainer, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known by the stage name, Majek Fashek, is dead.
Genuinereports gathered that he died in a hospital in New York on Monday around 5:45pm after a prolonged illness.
He was a Nigerian singer-songwriter and guitarist from Benin city. He is best known for the 1988 album Prisoner of Conscience, which included the multiple award-winning single “Send Down the Rain”. Also known as The Rainmaker, he has worked with various artists worldwide, including Tracy Chapman, Jimmy Cliff, Michael Jackson, Snoop Dogg, and Beyoncé.