Legendary highlife musician, Alfred Benjamin Crentsil, widely known as A.B. Crentsil has died at age 79.
A.B Crentsil has been unwell for some time now, sound engineer, Fred Kyei Mensah announced in a Facebook post on Wednesday.
Breaking news of Crentsil’s demise, Fredyma wrote;
‘Farewell A. B. Crenstil. The original composer and singer of the famous and controversial songs, ‘Moses and Aba AB Crenstil, has died!
‘He had a stint with a lot of bands before joining the Sweet Talks Band with Smart Nkansah and then his own band, Ahenfo. His hit songs, ‘Juliana and Obi ba wiase cannot be forgotten’.
The cause of his death is unknown.
Musician Kuami Eugene in a tweet said ‘Sad News. Rest Well Legend. I Learnt a lot’.