Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, higher referred to as Sound Sultan, whereas he was sick, introduced on Instagram that individuals ought to have a good time him whereas he was alive.
Sound Sultan died on Sunday after a courageous battle with throat most cancers within the United States of America.
Sound Sultan’s final Instagram put up is a music by fellow Nigerian artist, Patoranking, titled ‘Celebrate Me’.
The message of the music, in Pidgin English, is that individuals must be celebrated whereas alive as a substitute of pretending to like them when they’re gone.
The lyrics of the music go partially, “Celebrate me, now when I dey alive (now when I dey alive).
“Appreciate me, now after I dey alive (now after I dey alive)
“No be say when I leave this life, you go dey fake am for my wife.
“Celebrate me, now after I dey alive (now after I dey alive).
“Appreciate me, now when I dey alive (now when I dey alive).
“No be say after I depart this life, you go dey pretend am for my again.”
SaharaReporters in May 2021 reported that Sound Sultan was battling throat most cancers within the United States of America.
SaharaReporters gathered that the artist had commenced chemotherapy in one of many hospitals within the nation.
His demise was introduced in a press release by his household on Sunday.
The assertion learn, “It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of 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 the tragic loss.”
Angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AITL) is a uncommon type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, which is a bunch of associated malignancies (cancers) that have an effect on the lymphatic system (lymphomas). Lymphomas are the most cancers of white blood cells (lymphocytes) and could be divided relying on the kind of cells, B-lymphocytes (B-cells) or T-lymphocytes (T-cells), AITL is a T-cell lymphoma.
The lymphatic system capabilities as a part of the immune system and helps to guard the physique in opposition to an infection and illness. It consists of a community of tubular channels (lymph vessels) that drain a skinny watery fluid referred to as lymph from totally different areas of the physique into the bloodstream.