Slim Joe (file photo)
Slim Joe dies of renal failure
By Vincent Ibe
Nigerian singer, Joshua Olonitan (Slim Joe), has died after a prolonged renal failure.
His friend and colleague, Raymond Gbaji, announced his death on Facebook on January 1, 2022.
According to reports, Slim Joe died at the age of 30.
It was reported last year that the musician was battling organ failure.
Slim Joe broke into the music industry after the release of his hit single ‘O ti Yan Yan.’
He released several singles under his personal imprint, Yan Yan Records and featured major acts like Don Jazzy and Iyanya.
Some of his songs include: ‘Bless my hustle,’ ‘Packaging’ featuring Don Jazzy and ‘Biliwo’ featuring Iyanya.