Olanrewaju Fasasi, often known as Sound Sultan, was a prominent Nigerian musician. His family released a statement on Sunday morning announcing his death.
He was 44 years old at the time. Sound Sultan died of Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma on Sunday, according to his family.
His death was confirmed in a statement issued by his family member, Dr Kayode Fasasi.
“It is with heavy heart that we announced the death of multi talented veteran singer, Rapper, Song Writer, Olarenwaju Fasasi AKA Sound Sultan.
“He passed away at the age of 44, following hard fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma.
“He is survived by his wife, three children and his siblings.
“We his family will appreciate utmost privacy as we come to grips with this tragic loss.”