Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, has died at the age of 44.
The singer died after battling Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma (throat cancer).
This was disclosed in a statement signed by Dr Kayode Fasasi on behalf of the Fasasi family.
The statement read, “It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our multitalented veteran singer, rapper and songwriter, Olanrewaju Fasasi aka Sound Sultan”.
He passed on at the age of 44 following a hard-fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma.
He is survived by his wife, three children and his siblings.
According to the statement also, his family would appreciate utmost privacy as they come to grip with their tragic loss.”