What Happened To MohBad? Who Are MohBad’s Wife & Kids?



On September 12, 2023, the music world mourned the loss of Nigerian singer MohBad. This article delves into the life of the talented artist, shedding light on his journey, achievements, and the family he leaves behind.


Who Was MohBad?

MohBad, whose real name was Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, was a gifted Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter. Born on June 8, 1996, in Lagos, Nigeria, he embarked on his musical journey with Marlian Records in 2019. Over the years, his songs like “Ponmo,” “Feel Good,” and “KPK (Ko Por Ke)” earned him widespread recognition and acclaim.


Musical Triumphs

In 2020, MohBad released his debut album, “Light EP,” featuring collaborations with artists like Davido, Naira Marley, and Lil Kesh. This project garnered him five nominations at The Beatz Awards in 2021 and secured a spot on Audiomack’s list of top Afrobeat artists in 2021. In 2022, his single “Peace,” produced by Rexxie, made waves on various music charts.


Challenges Faced

MohBad’s journey wasn’t without its share of challenges. In February 2022, he and fellow artist Zinoleesky faced legal troubles related to illegal substances. Later that year, he endured violence from his former boss at Marlian Records, leading to his departure from the label.


The Tragic End

On that fateful Tuesday, MohBad was rushed to the hospital for treatment. Despite the best efforts of medical professionals, he slipped into unconsciousness after receiving an injection and was pronounced dead. He was just 27 years old, leaving his fans and the music community in profound grief.


MohBad’s Personal Life

While MohBad kept his personal life private, some interviews shed light on his family. He had a girlfriend and a 5-month-old son, whom he affectionately called “MohBad Jr.” His son, Liam Light, brought immense joy to his life. Tragically, Liam turned 5 months old on the day his father passed away.

A Heartfelt Farewell

MohBad’s girlfriend shared her deep sorrow on Instagram, expressing her love for him and their precious son. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family, praying for them to find peace and strength during this difficult time.



MohBad’s legacy in the music industry will forever be remembered. His infectious tunes and remarkable journey inspire many. As we reflect on his life, let us cherish the memories he created through his music and hold his family in our thoughts and prayers.