President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar have added their voices to the wind of Nigerians mourning the previous of legendary music artist, Sound Sultan.
Born Olanrewaju Fasasi, Sound Sultan died Sunday morning after a protracted battle with lymphoma.
He was 44 years previous.
A press release from the president’s spokesperson, Femi Adesina stated that Mr. Buhari expressed his grief after the unlucky loss of life of the artists.
“As a well-known rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, he has lived an exemplary life, completed a number of phases in his profession and has contributed drastically to the event of the Nigerian music and leisure trade by way of their inventive genius, creativity and expertise, which have impressed many younger Nigerians within the trade ”the assertion reads.
The President produced Sound Sultan with reward for his distinctive persona and prayed that his household, associates and associates discover the energy to beat his ache.
Equally, former vice chairman and presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar additionally paid tribute to the departed artist by way of a Twitter put up.
“Within the brief time Olanrewaju Fasasi, recognized with love as Sound Sultan, has handed by way of this facet of the division, he has been a job mannequin for a lot of within the leisure world,” Atiku wrote.
“Might the person dedicated to religion and household relaxation in peace.” Pray to Allah SWT to consolation his household and associates in mourning. Ameen “.