Renowned Reggae Singer Kokoi Baldo Dies in Tragic Bacolod Accident

Kokoi Baldo dies in Bacolod

Reggae singer Kokoi Baldo, known for his distinctive reggae flair and memorable rendition of "One Day," died in a vehicular accident in Bacolod City on December 8, 2023.

Kokoi Baldo's accident details  

According to reports, Baldo was riding his motorcycle when he attempted to overtake a pickup truck on the road in Barangay Mandalagan around 1:30 a.m. He then lost control of his motorcycle and collided with a 10-wheeler truck transporting sugarcane.

Efforts to save Baldo

Eyewitnesses rushed to provide assistance and called for emergency services, but it was too late to save Baldo. It was reported that he had tumbled from his motorcycle and went under the truck's wheels.

Driver detained for investigation  

The driver of the 10-wheeler truck involved in the accident has been detained by local authorities as investigations into the incident are ongoing.

Baldo's wife's request 

Baldo's wife, Sam, made a plea on his official Facebook account, requesting individuals who have shared pictures of the accident on social media to remove them as it is causing significant distress to their entire family.

Baldo's rise to fame  

Baldo gained fame when he participated in The Voice of The Philippines in 2014, impressing the audience with his distinctive reggae flair through a memorable rendition of "One Day."

Tributes from the music community 

Fellow musicians and fans have expressed their condolences and paid tribute to Baldo on social media, highlighting his talent, positive spirit, and contributions to the music industry.

Baldo's legacy

Baldo's music will continue to inspire and be enjoyed by many. He leaves behind a legacy of talent, passion, and positive influence on the music scene.

Remembering Kokoi Baldo

Baldo's untimely death is a significant loss to the music community and his fans. He will be deeply missed.

Rest in peace, Kokoi Baldo  

Baldo's untimely death is a significant loss to the music community and his fans. He will be deeply missed.

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