Legendary highlife musician, Alfred Benjamin Crentsil, popularly known as A.B. Crentsil, has reportedly died at age 79.
The musician’s death has evoked several reactions on social media with the majority eulogising him.
Music producer Fred Kyei Mensah in a Facebook post confirmed the news.
According to Fredyma, the veteran musician has been unwell for some time.
“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 Facebook post read.