Born Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek, born March 1963 in Benin, Edo State, Nigeria. A Nigerian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor. He’s kind of music Reggae, roots reggae, and rock. He has been active since late ’80s till 2020, signed in to Interscope Records.
He was best known in his home country for the 1988 album Prisoner of Conscience, which included the multiple award-winning singles “Send Down the Rain”.
Also known as The Rainmaker, he worked with various artists worldwide including Tracy Chapman, Jimmy Cliff, Michael Jackson, Snoop Dogg, and Beyoncé. He died June 2, 2020, at the age of 57 in New York City, U.S.