Friday, 15 February 2013

Ofiicial Statement From Kenis Music…. R.I.P GOLDIE !!!

Statement from the CEO of Kennis Music:

“On behalf of Kennis Music, I’m sad to officially confirm the shocking and untimely passage of Nigeria’s pop star, Goldie Harvey. With a deep sense of loss, we announce the shocking death of our darling music star, Goldie Harvey. Goldie, 31, died on Thursday after she complained of a severe headache at her Park View residence shortly after her arrival from the United States where she went to witness the Grammy Award. She was rushed to her official hospital, Reddington, Victoria Island, Lagos, where doctors pronounced her dead on arrival.
We consider this period a gloomy moment for us and the entire Nigerian music industry in view of the circumstance Goldie passed away, the abundance of talent she has exhibited in her but eventful music career and the various opportunities her trip to the United States of America would have availed her. She is survived by her father, step- mother, brothers and sisters. We deeply sympathize with her family and fans all over the world and very grateful to all and sundry, especially, the vibrant Nigerian media for their concern and prompt reportage. We shall keep everybody informed as events unfold as we are still devastated by the sudden loss.” Meanwhile, the remains of Goldie, who hails from Ekiti State has been deposited in the mortuary of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos. Goldie represented Nigeria at the Big Brother Star Game in 2012. Her latest effort, she described as three nawti singles from her forthcoming African Invasion album are “Skibo”. “Miliki” and ” Got To Have It,” are presently enjoying heavy rotations on radio and TV stations across the continent. Burial arrangements will be announced by the family. May her soul rest in peace.

President, Kennis Music, Keke Ogungbe


This is what a certain lady known with the twitter handle @miss_nkem wrote on twitter. How callous can we be? Read her tweets when you continue.. Help me ask this girl on Twitter what Goldie did to her?….


Nigerian singer, and former Big Brother Africa housemate, Goldie is dead. The news of Goldie’s death came as a rude shock on Thursday.

Linda Ikeji, a top blogger quoted Derele Edun a close friend of the entertainer as saying “she died at Reddington Hospital” in Lagos.

She just arrived from United States where she attended the Grammys.
Goldie was one of the popular faces in last Big Brother Africa Star Game show in South Africa.

She was very active in the show and there were rumours that she is even engaged to fellow housemate, Prezzo of Kenya. Everyone was looking forward to their wedding in 2013.

Born Susan Filani, Goldie as she is fondly called changed her name to Susan Harvey on arrival from England. According to her profile, Goldie is from Ekiti State in South West Nigeria. She is in her 30s. She was signed to Kennies Music before she passed away.