since the death of Ebony was announced, personalities in the arts and entertainment industry have been expressing their grief and paying tribute to Ebony on social media.
Twitter, Facebook and Instagram were very busy with emotions being used in abundance as the celebrities shared their thoughts.Follow @Graphicgh
Gospel musician, Sonnie Badu wrote: “Rest well Ebony, I hope they are happy now!!”
Host of Starr Drive, Giovani Caleb, also wrote: “Can’t believe you are gone. Aawwww RIP EBONY. Such a young soul. You made a grand statement with your rather short career. We’ll miss you.”
Singer, Adina Thembi said she found it difficult writing: “This isn’t the sort of post I hoped to be making for you this year!! This was going to be the biggest year of your life yet!...Not just like that Ebony! I’m still in shock! Rest In Peace? This has got to be the hardest one I’ve had to type!”
Actor, John Dumelo simply wrote: “Rest In Peace Ebony.”
Hip hop artiste, Ko-Jo Cue, said: “Her smile. Her energy. Why are we here? Why are we doing this life thing if we don't even get to enjoy the fruits of our labour? Kos3 Kos3 Priscilla Kos3 Kos3.”
This is what actress Juliet Ibrahim had to say: “Speechless. #ripEBONY #Gonetoosoon #EbonyReigns I'm speechless. Life...”
Beats maker Magnom said: “We're going to be sad for a very long time.... R.I.P Ebony.”
Host of the Overdrive on Joy FM, Sammy Forson wrote: “Met you just once and your uniqueness stood out.Your contribution to GH music in such a short time is incredible.. Your absence will be greatly felt. Sad Day”
Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan, who posted a video of him performing with Ebony wrote: “Awww Ebony .... rest in peace.”
Controversial musician, Wanlov also posted:“Powerful Ancestor in this short time you come you really give we full vim & we no go waste am. Allah!!! #Ebony ReignsForever #HumansFixUp”
Gospel musician, Joe Mettle also expressed his sympathies: “I want to express my heartfelt condolences to the family of Ebony. I pray that the Lord comforts them in this hard time. Let’s kindly desist from circulating photos and videos of the incident. #RIPEBONY”
Fancy Gadam said he was heatbroken: “We spoke about our collaboration few weeks ago, so am still waiting for you in the studios. God I cannot believe this .. if indeed true, Rest Well My Sister Ebony! This is hard ... Heartbroken.”
Becca also wrote: “This is beyond sad... free-spirited and ever bubbly girl.
Please be kind and show love to one another while there’s life. And to the families of Franky and the soldier may God hold you. #HeavenAwaitsYou”.
Rapper Mensa indicated he didn’t know what to write: “Type. delete,type, delete, type, delete... But tell me say you fit imagine ein face for your mind inside wey she no dey smile. The Gods take demma queen back. Reign In Perfection.”
Comedian, Funny Face, also had this to say: Awww EBONY ... don't even know what to type ... This world is truly not our home ... We are just passing by ... We will all go one day ....but when and how , nobody knows ... Except GOD !! rest in peace princess ... Till we meet again ... Adious !! Hmmm .. !!”
Young talent, KiDi also wrote: “You were literally going to take over the world. Your talent was amazing. Rest In Peace Queen. Reign on #RIPEbony”
Songwriter and singer Akwaboah was sad: “Have to push release...heart is too heavy..RIP Ebony”
Award winning rapper, Sarkodie also wrote: “Too much for the Heart to take ... Live forever ...”
TV personality, Kwaku Sintim Misa wrote: “Totally shaken by the death of EBONY. WHAT A LOSS. An incredibly talented and brilliant creative genius. It’s a surreal moment. Didn’t expect in my lifetime to say RIP to a daughter and friend. #Ebony. I am Crushed.”
Ebony had been tipped for big honours at this year’s Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.