Popular Nigerian Rapper, Sound Sultan Dies of Throat Cancer


The popular Nigerian rapper, Olanrewaju Fasasi, who is also known as Sound Sultan, is dead.

The 44 years old Jagbajantis crooner, reportedly died while battling with throat cancer

It was gathered that the artist had commenced chemotherapy in one of the hospitals in the country before he gave up the ghost.

Chemotherapy is an aggressive form of chemical drug therapy meant to destroy rapidly growing cells in the body. It’s usually used to treat cancer, as cancer cells grow and divide faster than other cells.

Sound Sultan’s career in entertainment sarted in the 1990s, when he hosted shows to raise money for studio sessions.

By 1999, he had won numerous local talent-hunt shows. He released his first single “Jagbajantis” in 2000, which was a hit in Nigeria.

May his soul rest in peace.