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Uncle John's Bakery CEO and Grime MC (Xploder) Samuel Mensah has sadly passed away

Uncle John's Bakery CEO and Grime MC (Xploder) Samuel Mensah has sadly passed away

Author: Wardah Sempa | Thursday 28th January 2021

Uncle John's Bakery CEO and Grime MC (Xploder) Samuel Mensah has sadly passed away  Photograph

Samuel Mensah, the rapper and CEO, has sadly passed away due to Coronavirus.

The artist, who released music under the stage name Xploder was known for appearing on grime tracks like Mission Riddim alongside his brother D Dark, Scrufizzer, Lady Lykez, Roachee, Maxsta and Zeph Ellis, as well D Dark's Be Smart Remix with Ms Banks and Scrufizzer.

Samuel was also known for being the CEO of London-based Ghanaian bakery business Uncle John's Bakery, which celebrated its 25th anniversary just last year.

The bakery has been giving free loaves of bread to NHS workers during the coronavirus pandemic.

Several people took to Twitter to send their condolences.

Our condolences go out to Samuel's family and friends.