British Nigerian rapper, Ty has died after getting infected with coronavirus at age 47.
The Mercury Prize-nominated rapper whose real name is Ben Chijioke, died after he was hospitalized and placed in a medically-induced coma.
Ty’s team confirmed his death on Thursday, May 7, 2020.
Music lovers and fans of British-Nigerian rapper, Ty, have been thrown into mourning following the tragic news of his passing.
As the world continues to battle with the novel coronavirus, more deaths are being recorded.
Ty, whose real name is Ben Chijioke died at age 47, after contracting coronavirus.
According to a fundraising page set up to support him, Ty was admitted at a hospital after getting infected, and had been placed in an induced coma to help his body fight the infection.