11:01, 19.Feb 2018
Ebony Reigns, a Ghanaian dancehall artiste has been confirmed dead in a road accident on Thursday night, 8 February 2018.
Ebony, who was returning from Sunyani after a visit to her mum, was involved in a car accident and died on the spot.
Her jeep head-on collided with a VIP bus.
Ebony died along with two other passengers in her car: a young lady and a military man.
The driver of the jeep, however, survived and is receiving treatment.
Ebony, known in private life as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, was discovered by renowned musician Bullet of Ruff n Smooth fame when she sent a recording of her voice and was signed to his Rufftown record label just a day after listening to the recording.
Ebony came out with her first single, "Dancefloor", in December 2015. The song became a hit on radio landing her nomination for the unsung category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards. In March 2016, Ebony released her major hit single "Kupe".
Her latest song “Maame Hwe” is enjoying massive airplay across the country.