He died at the age of 74. His death was confirmed by one of his family members.
Born on October 22, 1942, the late Adekunle was a popular singer on the 60’s and 70’s. He trained under the likes of Sir Shina Peters and Segun Adewale. According to his cousin Femi Adekunle, the deceased had spent close to three weeks at the Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta before he passed on at the age of 74 after a brief illness.