Musician and Youtuber, Michael Dapaah, popularly known as Big Shaq has reacted to the death of top fashion icon, Virgil Abloh.
In a Facebook post, he said that it was sad hearing the passing away of Virgil. He added that he was his source of inspiration.
Big Shaq further eulogised Abloh saying he represented no boundaries in creativity and embraced his own — obviously his African roots.
In his words, the comedian wrote:
This is so so sad. A man that inspired me & so many, represented no boundaries in creativity & embraced his own. I’ve seen how fragile this life is this year & this reminds me that life’s never truly in our hands. You’ll be celebrated, your work lives on, thanks for the opportunities you gave to people around the world. Salute to you. Rest in Peace. Virgil Abloh
The shocking news of Virgil Abloh’s death hit the world today, 28th November 2021. According to reports, he has been suffering from cancer secretly. And he has been fighting against it. Sadly, he has kicked the bucket.
He was 41 years old.
May his soul rest in perfect peace!