The mortal remains of the late artiste manager, Darlyn Kotei, aka DJ Amess, was laid to rest last Saturday at the Awudome Cemetery in Accra.

The deceased, who died on June 4 at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital after a short illness, was the manager of the missing hiplife artiste, Castro.

DJ Amess who is survived by three children was buried in a microphone-shaped coffin.

The burial ceremony was attended by his colleagues – radio and television presenters, musicians and music producers.

Castro's manager DJ Amess was buried in a microphone-carved coffin
Castro’s manager DJ Amess was buried in a microphone-carved coffin

Some of the musicians and friends sang hymns and paid tribute to their departed friend and colleague.

In their various tributes, the musicians and friends recounted some of the memorable moments they shared with the late artiste manager.

The brief funeral rite brought together some notable people in the entertainment space, whose lives the artiste manager affected positively.
The brief funeral rite brought together some notable people in the entertainment space, whose lives the artiste manager affected positively.

Among the personalities were Isaac Abeiku Aidoo, CEO of Goodies Music Productions, Kojo Preko Dankwa of Accra FM, Eddie Ray, Christian Agyei Frimpong of Onua FM, Dr Cann of Happy FM, Mr Handsome, Afia Papabi, Bnosska, James Clarke of Chorkor Trotro fame and Albert Bonda.

DJ Amess, until his death, was a regular pundit on Kasapa Entertainment on Kasapa102.5FM, Onua FM, Top Radio and Adom Entertainment Hall among others.

Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest

Checkout photos from his funeral grounds below:

Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Photo of the late DJ Amess captured at his funeral grounds
Photo of the late DJ Amess captured at his funeral grounds
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest
Castro’s manager DJ Amess laid to rest



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