Ilerioluwa Aloba, commonly known as Mohbad, a Nigerian rapper and musician, has died. Also known by household name Imole. He was 27. His reason for death is still unclear. The entertainment industry and fans were sorrowful on Tuesday after news confirmed his demise. A small video clip circulated on social media depicting the moment the musician was proclaimed dead.
His deceased body was seen in a bus while the guy filming wailed out his name. Details about the rapper’s death had not been made public at the time of this article. Many celebrities and singers have expressed their condolences on social media.
Mohbad (Imole) cause of death
Famous rapper Olamide announced the artist’s death on his page with an exclamation and a broken heart emoji. “Damn, Mohbad!” he said. In addition, prominent television presenter Frank Edoho expressed sorrow at Mohbad’s death. “For a 27-year-old, his voice was far too rich and mature. It’s deplorable!
Mohbad, rest in peace!” He penned a letter. Many more celebrities and fans have also expressed their amazement and grief on social media.
Bella Shmurda’s Reveal
In January, Abiola Akinbiyi, better known as Bella Shmurda, a Nigerian singer and songwriter, said that Mohbad attempted suicide. During an interview with media personality Chude Jidenowo, the singer said that the attempt was motivated by disagreements with his record label.
I don’t have to say it, but I will,” he said. There was a time when Mohbad and I shared an apartment. Because of the label issue, Mohbad planned to leap from the second floor.
He described how they prevented Mohbad from doing the deed when his fiancée spotted him sitting at the window. “Something wey fit makes you think you can commit suicide.” Now, you’re going to write RIP. “We adored him.”
No, there is no love there, and no one would say anything.” They’re in that location. “None of them will look anyone in the eyes,” Shmurda wrote. He further revealed that Mohbad was attending the hospital for hypertension treatment, asking, “Why? Because you claim your label. It can’t go on like this. Someone needs to speak up.
Mohbad Music career with Record Companies
Mohbad released his debut EP, Light, 2019, after signing a record deal with Marlian Records World. The EP’s eight songs include Davido, Naira Marley, and Lil Kesh. He announced his resignation from Marlian Records after two years. Mohbad accused musician Naira Marley of domestic abuse on October 5, 2022, and said that his former employer ordered others to beat him up after he questioned Marley about his choice to hire a different management to handle his music and commercial affairs.
Following his altercation with his boss, Mohbad established his record label “Imolenization” in November 2022. Mohbad is known for his collaborations with Rexxie on the hit tunes Ponmo, Feel Good, and KPK (Ko Por Ke). He was nominated for The Headies Awards 2022 three times.