According to emerging reports, highlife musician Kofi Boakye Yiadom known in showbiz circles as Kofi B died on Sunday, after performing at a concert in Cape Coast in the Central region.
The musician’s colleague, Kofi Nti told Myjoyonline that Kofi B started complaining of chest pains and unusual heartbeat right after his performance.
A doctor at the hospital said Kofi B was sweating and vomiting when he was brought there.
The ‘Bantama Kofi Boakye’ hitmaker was restless with very high body temperature and an unusual blood pressure 150/120, the doctor said.
Since he had difficulty breathing, he was put on oxygen and given some injection but he died at 3 am on Sunday.
His body has been transported to the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital for storage and autopsy the doctor said.