Popular Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, has died at the age of 44.
In a statement on Sunday signed by his brother, Kayode Fasasi, the family said that Sound Sultan died after a battle with cancer.
The statement reads:-
“It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Multi-talented veteran singer, rapper, songwriter, Olanrewaju Fasasi a.k.a Sound Sultan.
He passed away at the age of 44 following a hard-fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma.
He is survived by his wife, 3 children, and his siblings. We, his family appreciate the utmost privacy as we come to grips with this tragic loss.