Pinoy rock icon and legend Joey “Pepe” Smith was reported that he passed away at the age of 71.
This report was confirmed by his daughters.
“Thank you for everything papa bear ko. Thank you for being the best dad in the world. I know youre in the best place now, no more pains papa.. i will see you in few days. I love you to the moon and back,” Daisy Smith-Owen said.
Earlier before she shared the above post, Daisy mentioned on social media that her father had trouble breathing.
Likewise another post shared by Sanya Smith via instagram.
She added added a double heart and a cloud emojis on the photo she posted.
Pepe Smith is considered as one of the pioneers of rock music in the Philippines. He was a band member of the rock group Juan Dela Cruz during the 70’s.
His hit songs are “Himig Natin,” “Balong Malalim,” “Beep Beep,” and “Titser’s Enemy No. 1” which are still popular in the radio waves until now.