Nesbeth gets support after wife's death
Since news of his wife's passing emerged yesterday morning, there has been an outpouring of support on social media for reggae artiste Nesbeth.
Fans of the My Dream singer used social media to offer their condolences, and show support for the entertainer, even offering a few words of
"I just want to say condolences to you and your family, just hold your head up and stay strong mi artiste," one user
"Death have a time to steal us away, but take comfort my brother ... knowing that God will wipe the tears from your eyes. He will give you the strength to go on. Keep the faith and take comfort in God."
"My deepest condolences to you and the family," another posted.
Some users expressed sadness at the timing of Elliot's death, stating that Nesbeth was just beginning to enjoy the fruits of his labour after struggling in the entertainment industry for several years.
"Condolences to my artiste bitter-sweet time for you," one user said. "The career tek off and now this. RIP Ann-Marie, keep strong Nesbeth. Real artiste."
"Life nuh easy. As the man thing lift off, this happen ... Kmt. Condolences to the artiste and the immediate family members and friends," another commented.
Nesbeth's wife, Ann-Marie Elliot, passed away on Wednesday night in the United States. The two had been together for more than a decade.
News of the entertainer's late wife's passing came as a shock to many and left social media users questioning whether she was ill in the moments leading up to her death. That, however, remains a mystery as the details surrounding her death have not yet been revealed.
A press release from Nesbeth's management team, Entertainment Soul, confirmed the death, but they did not provide any further details.
"It is with deep regret that Entertainment Soul, the management of reggae recording artiste Nesbeth, must inform the public of the untimely passing of his beloved wife Ann-Marie Elliott, who died in the US on Wednesday, February 17 of undisclosed complications," the release said.
"The family of the singer would like to thank everyone for their heartfelt love and continued support in this time of grief, while requesting that their
privacy be respected as they bereave a great loss."