Veteran dancehall producer, Barry O’Hare, who produced hits for the likes of Sean Paul and Shaggy, is useless.
The tragic occasions surrounding this tumultuous 12 months are displaying no clear indicators of slowing down, with yet one more demise of a distinguished member of the leisure fraternity. Longstanding musician, producer, and engineer Barry O’Hare reportedly succumbed to issues this morning because of issues introduced on by the lethal COVID-19.
Reviews are that the 56-year-old died on the College Hospital of the West Indies in Kingston after he was admitted final Thursday, following a optimistic COVID-19 check. A lifetime good friend of O’Hare, stage technician Jeffrey Brown, confirmed the demise whereas talking with The Jamaican Observer. “He died this morning. I’m unsure of the precise time,” he stated whereas outlining that O’Hare had an underlying medical situation that will have led to his premature passing. Brown stated, “He had an underlying illness in any other case from that. Mi vex unhealthy. He is likely one of the finest issues ever on the face of the earth.”
The extremely contagious pressure of coronavirus has already contaminated over 30,000,000 folks worldwide and claimed over 900,000 deaths. Based on Worldometer, Jamaica has recorded over 4500 instances with 60 deaths, together with legendary reggae singer Toots Hibbert roughly every week in the past.
Barry O’Hare was a lot revered within the leisure trade for his work, each in-studio in addition to mega stage present productions. He has labored with lots of Jamaica’s biggest entertainers together with, Tanya Stephens, Diana King, Yami Bolo, Jack Radics, Prezident Brown, Mikey Spice, Morgan Heritage, Shaggy, Sean Paul, Beres Hammond, Third World, Burning Spear, amongst others.
Shaggy tribute Barry O’Hare in a submit on Instagram calling him a lifelong good friend. “Wakened as we speak to some unhappy information,” Shaggy wrote. “Misplaced our expensive brother @barry_ohare_jamaica. Barry was my engineer’ and a terrific man, he was instrumental in serving to to ascertain shaggy and buddies particularly on the technical aspect and engineered loads of the reveals , we toured collectively for years , he made us sound nice evening after nights. Thanks in your friendship your expertise and love! Relaxation effectively my brother R.I.P. condolences to his household. Ps. F@#okay 2020!”