Don Jazzy, a music manager, has laid to rest his mother Indian Picolo, who passed away from cancer.
Tiwa Savage, Dayo Adeneye, Kenny, and ID Ogungbe were among celebrities who attended Don Jazzy’s mum funeral reception on Friday at the Monarch Event Centre in Lagos.
Ayra Starr, Dr. Sid, D’ija, Korede Bello, Crayon, Ladipoe, and Don Jazzy’s brother, D’prince were among the old and new Mavin Records artists who attended the event.
On July 22, Don Jazzy posted on Instagram that his mother had passed away.
He wrote: “I lost my sweet mother this morning. The matriarch of our family. My supporter and backbone @indianpicolo. I am beyond devastated.
“I have never felt pain like this in my life but I am consoled by the good life she lived. She was loved by everyone that ever met her. She was so strong till the last minute for us even while she battled with cancer. I have never typed a more difficult caption in my life. Please pray for our Mums soul to Rest In Peace and for strength for my dad, my siblings, her grandchildren and our entire family to bear this loss.”
Born Michael Ajereh, Don Jazzy is from Isoko in Delta State.
His dad, popularly referred to as Mavin Grandpa, is a businessman, music promoter and manager.
His mum was also known as Mavin Grandma.
Don Jazzy’s mum hailed from Umuahia in Abia State.