Brazilian singer Pedro Henrique dies on stage during live performance.
Brazilian singer Pedro Henrique passed away on stage during a live performance on Wednesday night at a music venue in Feira de Santana, Brazil. In a short video clip, an audience member captured footage showing the 30 year-old Brazilian singer near the edge of the stage, engaging with the crowd just before he lifted his mic in the air and fell on his back.
Henrique had lost conciousness and was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was ultimately pronounced dead, according to TMZ. His record label, Todah Music, confirmed he had suffered a massive heart attack.
The singer leaves behind his wife, Suilan Barreto, and their newborn daughter, Zoe.
Fans who attended the concert describe a surreal atmosphere as the music abruptly halted, and emergency personnel rushed to the stage, TMZ reported.
The sudden loss has sparked an outpouring of grief on social media, with tributes pouring in from fellow musicians, industry professionals, and devastated fans who had been touched by Pedro Henrique’s artistry.
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