Mr Vegas is today mourning the loss of his mother, affectionately referred to as Mama Lucille.
After suffering from a stroke early yesterday morning. She developed Pneumonia and was hospitalized in critical condition at the University Hospital of the West Indies, she however never recovered from the effects of the stroke and died last night. Mamma Lucille would have been 83 later this month.
Mr Vegas has been hit hard by this sudden tragedy. He has decided to properly focus on family and making the necessary arrangements for Mama Lucille’s funeral within the coming weeks.
Late last night Mr Vegas posted to fans on his Facebook Page “I ask that you continue to pray for my family and I as we mourn our beloved mother. I also thank you in advance for privacy during this very difficult time. R.I.P.Mama Lucille..love you forever!!”
An overwhelming show of support has already started over social media sites, specifically twitter and Facebook, as fans express their condolences for the artiste and his entire family.