Alkaline mourns the death of his father.


Earlan Bartley, more popularly known as Alkaline is mourning the death of his father.

The artiste’s father, Earl Bartley, affectionately known as ‘Rooster,’ reportedly passed away last week.

Confirmation of Rooster’s passing came from Alkaline’s sister and manager, Kereena, who revealed the tragic news.

With a heavy heart, she shared, “He has passed. I am at a loss for words in a situation like this.”

A private memorial service, known as the nine-night, is scheduled to take place later this evening, at an undisclosed location in the Corporate Area.