Charlz Dogo is dead, the Nigerian rapper named, Charles Danlami Dogo, has died from sickle cell, multiple sources confirm.
Sickle cell anemia is an inherited red blood cell disorder in which there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen throughout your body.
Taking to Twitter to announce his death, @DPERecordsNG wrote;
We receive with great sorrow news of the passing unto glory of a brother Mr. Charles Danlami Dogo Esq. To us, Charles was a friend, brother, and ministry partner. We cherish every fellowship, collaboration, and partnership we had with him while he was still with us.
Our heartfelt condolences and prayers are with all who are affected by his demise.a
The below info about the late singer was shared on Twitter by user @Psalmist_Ymb;
Charlz was Born in the ever-vibrant city of Lagos,
Charlz Dogo then moved back to his hometown Kaduna at a tender age.
Started and formerly known as Fizzikal started listening to rap music at a tender age but pretty much had no clue he’d be an emcee later in life.
He started off nodding his head to Eminem’s lines assuming people couldn’t keep it real and “gospel” at the same time until he came across the legendary Cross Movement.
Obviously falling in love with what he heard, he embarked on a journey to discover more acts in the genre.
A journey that led him to discover his greatest influences, Lecrae, Da’ T.R.U.T.H Shai Linne amongst others. He has recently shared a stage with the likes of Da’ T.R.U.T.H, The Ambassador, Jahaziel, Sean Simmonds, BOUQUI, Rooftop MCs, NUTTY JOSH & Many others at the MoveTour Nigeria. He started by writing rhymes in secondary school class rooms and he had his first studio recording in 2009. Dropping his higly acclaimed deput EP in 2013 titled the Genesis which had a massive response and airplay across Nigeria and beyond.
In 2015 he decided to have a changed of stage name and now being addressed as Charlz Dogo and was followed by the release of his 11 track mixtape titled “Yaron Dogo” which included songs like “Yesu Shi Ne Masta”, “All Day Errday”, “Take Me as I Am” amongst others. He has also received nominations and has won several awards.. He has worked with the likes of A-Star(UK) BOUQUI, Nutty Josh, Sam Jamz, Gameman, Okey, Gaise, Sokay, Dr Sankty among many others. Source ::LYRNOW
Charlz Dogo last tweets before death
The late singer was taking to his Twitter platform regularly to keep fans updated with his health status. On the 19th of May, he revealed to his fans that he was back in the ICU, as he urged them to pray for him.
I’m back in the ICU. Please say a prayer for me 🙏🏾
— “highs + lows Album” OUT NOW!!! (@CharlzDogo) May 19, 2021
His last tweet on the microblogging platform though was one in which he stated that he needs ‘God now more than ever’