Somali singer and songwriter icon Ahmed Ismail Hussein, known as Hudeidi, has died in London, UK, where he has been ill for the past weeks. He was diagnosed with Coronavirus, which he spent weeks in hospital. Hudeidi became the third prominent Somali victim of Coronavirus in London after Abdulkadir Mohamed Farah, a former player and coach, and former Somali Prime Minister Nur Hassan Hussein Nur Adde.
Ahmed Hudeidi, who has died at the age of 92, has been a well-known Somali music singer and songwriter of Somalia for over 70 years. Ahmed Hudeidi has composed a variety of songs,