No doubt, actors in the Yoruba movie industry and stars in the Fuji music industry have very cordial relationship between them. And, that is why when ever a movie star is having an event like a movie launch, or any other event for that matter, a Fuji music star would usually be engaged to be on the band stand so as to provide music for the event. Similarly, when ever a Fuji music star is having a celebration of any sort, Yoruba movie stars would always attend it in their large numbers, too.
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But, beyond supporting one another for events and celebrations, many of the Yoruba actors have also gone further to feature a good number of the Fuji music stars in their movies. And, prominent amongst the Fuji music stars that have been featured in Yoruba movies are King (Dr.) Saheed Akorede Okunola simply known as Saheed Osupa, and Alhaji Wasiu Alabi Odetola popularly known as Pasuma. Apparently, the two of them control a huge number of fan base as Fuji music stars, and it is their huge fan base that the Yoruba actors usually scheme to exploit by featuring them in their movies.
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For instance, if Saheed Osupa is featured in a Yoruba movie, there is a high tendency that his fans as a Fuji music stars would want to see that movie which would increase the sales for such movie in the market. And, the same thing applies to the huge fan base of Pasuma who would go all out to buy, and watch any movie in which the Oga Nla of Fuji as Pasuma is also called, is featured in. Meanwhile, apart from Pasuma and Saheed Osupa, there are other Fuji music stars who have been featured in Yoruba movies at different points in time.
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One of the other Fuji music stars is Alhaji (Dr.) Sefiu Alao Adekunle also known as Baba Oko. Though, Sefiu Alao is one Fuji music star that is hardly featured in Yoruba movies, but his close associate in the movie industry, Otunba Bolaji Amusan popularly known as Mr. Latin, has succeeded in dragging him to his movie location to act, a couple of times. And trust Sefiu Alao, like he always does when performing on stage, he also gave a good account of himself in the movies he has been featured in by Mr. Latin.
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Another Fuji music star that has also been featured in Yoruba movies is Alhaji Abass Akande popularly known as Obesere. Obesere in the last couple of years has been featured by a number of Yoruba actors in their movies, and he too gave a good account of himself as an actor in the movies. Alayeluwa Sulaiman Alao Adekunle better known as Malaika, is another Fuji music star that has been featured in a number of Yoruba movies in recent times. And, trust the Qiblah of Fuji, he never disappointed his fans with his impressive delivery in the movies he has been featured in so far.
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Alhaji Taye Adebisi popularly known as Taye Currency has also been featured in a couple of Yoruba movies in recent times. And, Baba Honourable, as Taye Currency is also called, never disappointed his fans with the commendable way he delivered his movie roles too. Just in case, you don't know, Taye Currency is called Baba Honourable by his fans because his son, Hon. Yusuf Adebisi is currently, a member of the Oyo State House of Assembly. And, by virtue of that, some people started calling the Fuji music star, Baba Honourable which means, Father to the Honourable.
So, apart from Baba Honourable, Saheed Osupa, Pasuma, Sefiu Alao, Obesere and Malaika have all been featured in Yoruba movies at different points in time, by Yoruba actors.
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