Former President John Dramani Mahama has consoled the family of the late highlife legend, Alfred Benjamin Crentsil aka AB CRENTSIL.
Speaking to the family during a visit to announce the burial and funeral arrangements for the late singer, Mr. Mahama said: “it is God who gives, and it is He who takes.”
He assured the family of his continued support explaining that “he was like my elder brother… we all grew up on his music.”
It would be recalled that AB Crentsil died on Wednesday 13th July 2022 at the age of 79.
Among his most popular songs are ‘Moses’, ‘Obi Ba Wiase’ ‘Atia’, and ‘Juliana’. In the mid-2000s, he partnered with rapper Obour on a collaborative project celebrating highlife and hiplife.