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The Jagbajantis crooner, 44, died as a result of his fight with Angioimmunoblastic T- Cell Lymphoma.
According to reports, the musician known for his song Mathematics had already begun treatment in one of the hospitals in the United States before passing away today, Sunday, July 11.
Sound Sultan’s showbiz career began in the 1990s, when he organised events to raise funds 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.
After independently releasing other singles and featuring in hit songs of other artists, he was signed by Kennis Music.
Sound Sultan began a working relationship with Wyclef Jean when featured alongside 2face Idibia and Faze on “Proud to be African” from Wyclef’s Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101 album.
In 2012, it was announced that Sound Sultan was made a UN Ambassador for Peace for his exemplary lifestyle and career.
In 2015, Sound Sultan released the rap single “Remember” after a long absence from the music scene.
His manager, Efe Omorogbe announced the news of his passing.
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