Laga Savea was a renowned Hawaiian musician, songwriter, and producer who left a lasting legacy in the island music industry. He was best known for his album “Roots Satisfaction” and his collaborations with many reggae and R&B artists. Sadly, he passed away on May 26, 2022, at the age of 40. His fans and fellow musicians have been mourning his loss and paying tribute to his talent and influence. But what was the cause of his death? How did he die? Here is what we know so far.
A Mysterious Illness
The exact cause of Laga Savea’s death has not been officially confirmed by his family or representatives. However, some sources have claimed that he was suffering from a mysterious illness that affected his health and well-being. According to the website LatestCelebArticles, Laga Savea was sick for a long time and had been hospitalized several times before his death. The website also stated that he had undergone surgery and was recovering at home when he died. However, the nature and name of his illness were not disclosed.
A Heart Attack
Another possible cause of Laga Savea’s death is a heart attack. This speculation was fueled by a tweet from a user named @etuszn, who claimed to be a friend of Laga Savea. He wrote: “Laga Savea released his harmonious album entitled ‘Roots Satisfaction’ in ’07 and continued his career as a producer / songwriter working with almost every staple in the island music industry. your influence will be heard and felt in our music for years to come toko, R.I.P\uD83D\uDC94”. He also added a picture of Laga Savea with the caption: “Rest in love my brother. You had a heart attack this morning and left us too soon. I love you man. You were a legend”.
A Tribute to His Life and Music
Regardless of the cause of his death, Laga Savea will be remembered as a musical genius who touched many lives with his songs and melodies. He started his career as a drummer for the band Hot Rain and later became a solo artist and a producer. He was influenced by various genres of music, such as jazz, reggae, R&B, classical, and Hawaiian. He worked with many famous artists, such as Maxi Priest, Yellow Man, Don Carlos, and Arrested Development. He also had a loyal fan base on social media, where he shared his music and his personal life. He was married and had two children.
Laga Savea’s death has left a huge void in the island music scene and in the hearts of his fans. He will be missed by many, but his music will live on forever. Rest in peace, Laga Savea. You were a legend.