Legendary musician AB Crenstil dies at age 79
Legendary highlife musician, Alfred Benjamin Crentsil, known in showbiz circles as A.B. Crentsil has died at the age of 79.
The news was announced on Facebook by sound engineer, Fred Kyei Mensah on Wednesday.
According to Fredyma, the veteran musician who is known for controversial high life songs in the 90s has been sick 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.
After the announcement, tributes have been pouring in to console the family of the late musician with many regarding him as one of the greatest musicians in Ghana.