Rapper Money Mike will be cremated on February 12 in New York, according to his relatives
Haitian artists based in New York and Port-au-Prince are mobilizing for a final tribute to Mike Huberman Charles (52). According to Pierre-Richard Charles, eldest of Money Honey Mike, the date of the funeral initially scheduled for Saturday, February 5, had to be postponed at the request of members of the Original rap staff (ORS).
First, it is announced tribute ceremonies in Port-au-Prince, next Friday, February 11. In this sense, a set of activities are being prepared, including a mural bearing the image of the performer of the hit song “Pardon”. Other initiatives of meditation, floral offering and musical entertainment on the site at avenue Poupelard for Money Honey Mike are in perspective, announces Pierre-Richard Charles.
Rappers evolving in Haiti and other figures of the cultural sector like Track, singer of “Rap in family” are part of the tribute ceremonies in Port-au-Prince. In addition, the participation of disk jockeys to cheer up the crowd of participants intends to enhance the Initiative, he underlines. At this point, the late artist’s written pieces and other collaborative works will be in the spotlight, predicts Pierre-Richard Charles.
In New York, preparations, although timid, are being organized to greet the departure of one of the founding members of the ORS. Before the funeral, windows of greetings are expected.