Even in his absence, Mohbad’s music continues to thrive commercially as several artists have released songs as a tribute to the late musician. These songs can be found on various streaming platforms. Many emerging street artists, whose lives and experiences resonated with Mohbad’s music, have contributed to this outpouring of musical tributes.
Mohbad’s untimely death on September 12, 2023, at the young age of 27, sent shockwaves not only through the entertainment industry but across the entire nation. People from various states in Nigeria came together to hold candlelight vigils and processions in honour of the late Street Hop maestro.
Among these tribute songs, some are original compositions, while others are covers of Mohbad’s songs. Collectively, they form a heartfelt collection of music that reflects the deep love Mohbad received and the profound impact his music had, especially on artists from the inner city whose stories he shared through his music.