Former Melissa rock singer, Mohd Radzi Abdul Hamid or better known as Ustaz Radzi, fell and confirmed dead, after appearing to perform at the anniversary Theater on Saturday night.
In the 10.30pm incident, it was learned that Radzi, 52, and Melissa band members, had appeared on stage just prior to the collapse of the program organized by the Malaysian Artists Association (SENIMAN) and Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL).
Radzi was then taken to the back stage for inspection and about 45 minutes later, breathed his last.
According to the program’s DJ Kzie Ahmad on Facebook, the late Radzi, who was supposed to be singing Kita Mat Rock on the program, fell in kneeling.
It is learned that the other members of the Melissa group filled the final slot on the show.
The deceased’s body, accompanied by his two children, was taken to Kuala Lumpur Hospital (KLH) for a postmortem.
According to information received, the body of the deceased was brought to his hometown in Hutan Terabak, Jitra, Kedah and was buried this evening.
Melissa was popular with songs Love for Nabila, waving for goodbye, Your Face In my Eyes and Enthusiastic Light in the 1980s to the 1990s.
He left a widow and six children.