Sound Sultan Biography, Net Worth, Death and Lifestyle

Sound Sultan Biography

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ First Introduction

Sound Sultan is an award-winning Nigerian rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, comedian, a basketball player, and recording artist. He is a UN peace Ambassador, an Oxfam Ambassador Africa, a businessman, and the co-owner of Lagos City Stars basketball club.

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Sound Sultan Background

Sound Sultan Early Background

Sound Sultan Early Background

Olanrewaju Fasasi, who is popularly known by his fans as, Sound Sultan, was born on the 27th of November, 1976, in Jos, Plateau, Nigeria, to Mr Fasasi Liadi Alarape and Mrs Fasasi Adeyinka Ajarat. He is the fourth of six children.

From 1981 – 1987, Sound Sultan attended Stepping Stone Nursery and Primary School. After which he proceeded to the Federal Government College Ogbomosho for his Secondary education from 1988 –1993.

Afterwards, he went on to obtain a degree in geography and regional planning from the Lagos State University (LASU) in 1999. Sound Sultan is married to Chichi Morah, now Farida Fasasi, and they are blessed with three children.

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Sound Sultan Early Career

Sound Sultan Early Career

The veteran singer started developing an interest in music in 1991. He started with writing lyrics and miming at school parties. Sound Sultan gives his elder brother, Baba Dee the credit for his early interest in music.

Baba Dee studied theatre arts, so Sound Sultan received most of his early-stage experience from him. After secondary school, Sound Sultan learnt how to play the guitar and joined a band in 1999. Sound Sultan Biography, About Sound Sultan

He started his show business career in 1996 when he hosted shows to raise money for studio sessions. In 1999, he emerged winner of several local talent-hunt shows and released his first single Jagbajantis in 2000.

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Jagbajantis became a major hit in Nigeria, so he continued releasing singles and also featured in hit songs of other artists. After a while, Kennis Music signed him

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Musical Career

Sound Sultan Musical Career

Sound Sultan Musical Career

Before his contract with Kennis Music expired in 2007, he had already released four albums with them. On leaving Kennis music, he partnered with Baba Dee to start Naija Ninjas. Naija Ninjas is a parent company for a record label, production outfit, and clothing line.

Although Sound Sultan commenced his music career as a rapper, he later diversified into different music genres. He sings R&B, Afrobeat, Soul, and Fuji. Sound Sultan biography, net worth, age, family, contact & picture

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Sound Sultan believes music artists should not be judged based on their music genre, because the message of the song is the most important thing.

He worked with Wyclef Jean, 2face Idibia, and Faze on Wyclef’s Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101 album. After this album, Sound Sultan and Wyclef jean has collaborated on two other projects, King of My Country in 2009, and People Bad in 2012. Sound Sultan Biography, About Sound Sultan.

He became a UN Ambassador for Peace in 2012, owing to his exemplary lifestyle and career.

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ As A Basketballer

Sound Sultan As a Basketballer

Sound Sultan as a Basketballer

Sound Sultan previously played basketball for the Dodan Warriors, so he is an experienced basketballer. In 2015, he partnered with investors and purchased shares in the Lagos Islanders basketball team. Afterwards, he became a facilitator of the African Basketball League and was one of the special guests at the first NBA African Games.

After the fallout of the African Basketball League, the veteran singer sealed a deal with the organizers of the Continental Basketball League to become a team owner of the Lagos City Club, and a facilitator of the league’s entertainment.

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Sickness & Death

Sound Sultan Sickness and Death

Sound Sultan Sickness and Death

On 12th of May, 2021, It was reported that Sound Sultan is somewhere in America where he is receiving treatment in form of chemotherapy as the musician was reportedly diagnosed with throat cancer. Unfortunately, he died July 11, 2021 at the age of 44 as a result of the illness. Read here

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Discography

Sound Sultan Discography

Sound Sultan Discography

    Kpseeeeeeew – 2001

    Textbook – 2004

    Naija 007 – 2007

    SS4 – 2008

    Back to the future – 2010

    Bush Meat – 2011

    Me, My Mouth and Eye – 2012

    Remember – 2015

    Bad as e bad – 2015

    Monsura – 2015

    Out of The Box – 2016

    Geshomo feat Wizkid and 2face Idibia – 2017

    Naija Jungle – 2018

    Odo – 2019

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Videography

    Monsura feat. Olamide – 2016

    Show me Road – 2017

    Non-Stop feat. Harrysong – 2017

    Naija Jungle – 2018

πŸ‘‰πŸΎ Sound Sultan Awards And Nominations

Sound Sultan Awards & Nomination

Sound Sultan Awards & Nomination

Fame Awards for the Best New Artiste – 2003

Best Afro Beat Song at the Fame Awards – 2003

Most Popular Song at the Fame Awards – 2003

Best Songwriter at the Amen Awards – 2005

Amen Awards for the Best Afro Song – 2005

Soundcity Awards for the Best Collabo – 2007

Best Collabo at the Headies Award – 2010

NMVA Best Special Effects Video – 2010

Celebrity MVP at the DSTV NBBF All-star weekend – 2012

The Headies Award nominee for Album of the Year (Back from The Future) – 2012

Legendary Award at the Scream Awards – 2016

Recipient of Scream Awards – 2017

Headies Award for the Best Contemporary Song – 2018

May his soul rest in perfect peace – Litenaija Media

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