Sound sultan Biography
Sound Sultan (born Olanrewaju Abdul-Ganiu Fasasi ) was a Nigerian rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, comedian, and recording artist. He was ranked as one of the progressive modern hip-hop music in Nigeria.
Sound sultan Age
He was born on November 27, 1976, in Jos, Nigeria. He was 44 years old in 2021.
Sound sultan Education
He studied theatre arts and received most of his early-stage experience from him. After secondary school, Sultan learned how to play the guitar and joined a band in 1999.
Sound sultan Family
Sultan was born to Fasasi Adeyinka Ajarat (Mother) and Fasasi Liadi Alarape (Father), he has five siblings, including Baba Dee who is a graduate of Theatre Arts.
Sound sultan Wife
Sultan married his long-term girlfriend Chichi Morah, In 2009, now known as Farida Fasasi from the Igbo ethnic group. The couple has three children.
Sound sultan Children
The couple has three children. However, their information is not revealed.
Sound sultan Height
He stands on an average height of 5 Ft7 inches.
Sound sultan Career
He began his career in 1996 when he hosted shows to raise money for studio sessions. In 1999, he won several local talent-hunt shows and released his first single Jagbajantis in 2000.
Jagbajantis became a major hit in Nigeria, thus, releasing singles and also featured in hit songs of other artists. After a while, he was signed in by Kennis Music.
Sultan had already released four albums with Kennis Music by the time his contract was expiring, in addition, he parted with Baba Dee to start Naija Ninjas. Naija Ninjas is a family company for a recording label, production outfit, and clothing line.
He later commenced his music career as a rapper, and got into different music genres, including R &B, Soul, Fuji, and Afrobeat. sultan has a strong belief that musicians should not be judged by their music genre, but the message of the song is the most important.
Sultan has worked with, 2face Idibia, Wyclef Jean and Faze on Wyclef’s Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101 album. After this album, he has collaborated together with Wyclef jean on two other projects, King of My Country in 2009, and People Bad in 2012. He became a UN Ambassador for Peace in 2012, due to his exemplary lifestyle and career.
Sound sultan Basketball
Previously, he was a basketball player for the Dodan Warriors, and he has a lot of experience as a basketballer. He partnered with investors and purchased shares in the Lagos Islanders basketball team in 2015. Furthermore, he became a facilitator of the Africa Basketball League and was one of the special guests at the first NBA African Games.
Sultan sealed a deal with the organization of the continental Basketball league after the fall out of the African Basketball League and he became the team owner of the Lagos City Club and a facilitator.
Sound sultan Illiness/Death
It was reported that Sultan is somewhere in America where he is receiving treatment in form of chemotherapy as the musician was reportedly diagnosed with throat cancer.,On the 12th of May, 2021. Unfortunately, he succumbed to illness on July 11, 2021, at the age of 44.
Sound sultan Salary
He earns an annual salary ranging between $ 56,000 – $ 135,500.
Sound sultan Net Worth
Sultan has an estimated net worth of $1 million -4 Million dollars