Iconic reggae singer Jimmy Riley is dead.
Djslick44 Music News understands that "Jimmy Riley" who is the father of reggae artiste Tarrus Riley, died on Tuesday after battling with cancer.
Known for hits like Love and Devotion and Give Thanks And Praise,
Many who have heard the news thought it was untrue, Fans started Question and asking Radio Personnel "Elise Kelly" if the Facts were true, While she was doing Her Show @Iriefm. Which she indicated the Artiste is Dead
Since news began circulating on Wednesday morning a number of persons have taken to social media to express their sentiments.
Tarrus Riley's label mate, Alaine was among the first to show support.
"Sending sincere condolences to @tarrusrileyja for the loss of his father. Only God knows the pain we feel and only God will heal it. #restinloveJimmyRiley #Godcomfortyourfamily #loveneverdies," she wrote.
Jimmy Riley was 68.