Ghanaian dancehall/Afrobeats star Ebony Reigns died in a vehicle crash on Thursday.
Twenty-year-old Ghanaian Music sensation Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng- stage name "Ebony Reigns"- who would have turned 21 on February 16, 2018 passed away today morning in a tragic accident.
She proved herself worthy to be maintained in the industry after her first song "Dancefloor", in December 2015 became a hit and was nominated for the unsung category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards.
According to reports, Ebony died in an on head collision with a VIP bus at Nyamebekyere near Mankranso in the Ahafo Ano South, a district in the Ashanti Region on Thursday.
Police said the crash happened near Sunyani, 400 km north of the capital Accra, where the jeep carrying the late musician collided head-on with a VIP branded bus.More news: Twitter made profits for the first time in its history
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Sources told Urban Islandz that the singer and the two passengers were rushed to a local hospital where they were pronounced dead.
However, the driver of the VIP bus survived the accident but he is now unconscious.
After the news of her demise circulated around, many Ghanaian fans took to social media to express their disbelief and some extended condolences to her family.
Ebony's passing comes on the back of a stellar 2017 where she rose to superstardom in Ghanaian popular culture.
"Rest Well Ebony Reigns!"