Nigerian’s celebrated singer and rapper Lanre Fasari better known as Sound Sultan has finally passed away. The 44-year-old native of Lagos state died of throat cancer.
Announcing of his passing Dr. Kayode Fasasi, in a statement on behalf of his family, made the revelation.
“It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our multitalented veteran singer, rapper, songwriter Olanrewaju Fasasi aka 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, three children and his siblings. We, his family, will appreciate the utmost privacy as we come to grips with this tragic loss.”
Sound Sultan is better known for his numerous hits as well as his advocacy for a better Nigeria. His numerous philanthropic initiatives as well as campaigns against bad governances.