Francis Magalona is Dead. Sad News. The Master Rapper succumb to complications due to Leukemia today on 12:10 PM, March 6 at the Medical City in Pasig City. Francis M is 44. Francis Magalona’s co-hosts in Eat Bulaga offered a prayer for the peaceful repose of his soul in the live telecast of Eat Bulaga today. Rival noontime show, Wowowee also offered a 1-minute silent prayer for Francis Magalona. As of this writing, Family, Friends and fans flocked to The Medical City after hearing about Francis Magalona’s demise.