She did not graduate from high school, choosing instead to leave early to pursue her love of music. Her talent was soon discovered by music entrepreneur Bullet, of Ruff n Smooth, who signed Reigns to his Ruff Town label. The signing was, for Reigns, inevitable. By now a recognisable figure all over Ghana, in April last year she courted controversy by exposing her breast at an Accra passport office while trying to travel to Tokyo for a show. Her unabashed sexual style drew comment from several Ghanaian public figures, but Reigns was dismissive of their disapproval. Reigns died just a week before her 21st birthday when a car in which she was travelling was involved in an accident with a bus.
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Ebony Reigns - Wikipedia
She was involved in a car accident and died at the Bechem Government Hospital, one week prior to her 21st birthday. Ebony was discovered by renowned musician and entrepreneur 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. She came out with her first single, "Dancefloor", in December with a video and audio release. The song became a hit on radio landing her nomination for the unsung category at the Ghana Music Awards. In March Ebony released her major hit single "Kupe", which is a household anthem in Ghana and some other African countries. Download our all-new mobile app to get the latest news, sport and what's on. Click here for iPhone and here for Android.
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According to eyewitness reports, Ebony real name Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng was in a jeep with other occupants when the vehicle was involved in a head-on collision with a bus. Ebony had been touted as a possible winner of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards taking place later in the year because of her resounding success in I saw her she was the Ebony we know. In a video posted online and reportedly recorded just before her death, Ebony, who was to turn 21 in a week, can be seen playing and taking photos with a group of people said to be members of her family.
She was discovered by Bullet from Ruff n Smooth. Ebony was discovered by musician and entrepreneur Bullet from Ruff n Smooth and was signed to his Ruff Town record label. She came out with her first single, "Dancefloor", in December , with a video and audio release. In March Ebony released her major hit single "Kupe". Ebony Reigns was killed   instantly in a traffic collision on 8 February whilst returning from Sunyani to Accra after a visit to her mother.