Kenyan rapper Stevo Simple Boy is mourning the death of his dad Anthony Adera.
A statement by Stevo’s management on their social media asked his fans to pray for his family during this tough time.
The management did not reveal the cause of his death but said they woke up to the sad news today morning.
“We woke up with sad news this morning announcing the death of Anthony Adera, father to Stephen Otieno Adera famously known as Stevo Simple Boy.
We urge all his fans and friends to stand with him during these tough times and put him in our prayers. MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PEACE 🕊️,” they wrote in the statement.
Stevo is famous for his songs that revolve around social issues that affect daily societal living.
He gained recognition after releasing the song, Mihadarati.
Stivo Simple Boy was born and raised in the slum of Kibera.
Luckily, he turned around the entire experience for good as he credits the tough upbringing for nurturing his talent in music.