Sound Sultan was my favourite musician-Basketmouth


Comedian Bright Okpocha has said that late singer Sound Sultan was his favourite musician, comedian and actor.

The 43-year-old said this in an Instagram post on Saturday as he celebrated the singer’s posthumous birthday.

“Sound Sultan was my favorite comedian, actor and musician…he still is. Happy Birthday my good friend,” he wrote.

Veteran dancehall singer, John Asiemo, popularly known as Daddy Showkey also shared a video of himself and Sound Sultan, with the caption, “I will always celebrate you.”

Music producer, Olumide Ogunade, also celebrated Sound Sultan.

“Your memories gladdens my heart knowing you are in a good place and I am so assured that you are resting from all of these wahala especially Lagos hustle. The work is still on and will drop soon to put out your sweet voice laden with truth.

“Lanre, I miss you and I sincerely have not recovered but I am holding up well. 2021 came with very painful losses (I lost my mom-in-law a few days ago) but in all God is still faithful. I pray you keep resting, sweet friend,” he wrote.

Sound Sultan died of throat cancer on July 11, 2021.

He would have been 45 today.