King Sunday Adegeye is one of the most talented and popular juju musicians in the country. The award-winning musician popularly known as Sunny Ade has earned profound respect in the entertainment industry. His music has taken him to different parts of the world where he entertained his numerous fans and also received awards and recognition for his superb musical skills.
Three of the popular genres of music in Nigeria are Fuji, Juju and Apala. And, all of them are male dominated genres of music. But then, there have been certain female artistes who took up the challenge at different points in time to sing those genres of music, and they were able to pass across the message that, what a male can do, a female can do it too.
Death is inevitable and losing a loved one can be so devastating for anyone regardless of their social status. Last week, some of our favorite Nigerian celebrities were thrown into mourning after losing their loved ones to the cold hands of death. In this article, we would be taking a look at 4 Nigerian celebrities that lost their loved ones last week.
King Sunny Ade who happens to be a Nigerian Juju singer and King of Music lost his wife Hon. Adegeye before its 74th birthday. Photo Credit: Politicsnigeria.com Before her demise, she was a former Lagos State House of Assembly Lawmaker and also Chairmanship aspirant in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area.
Juju is a term generally used to refer to magical powers dealing with good or bad luck. It can also be used to refer to a spiritual belief system involving the use of objects, such as amulets and charms. Juju has been applied to traditional African religions practiced in West African countries such as Nigeria, Benin, Togo, and Ghana.
Nigerian music industry has seen all sorts of artistes using different styles of music to become popular. Though, some of the artistes may come through an already established genre of music such as Fuji, Juju, Hip-Hop, Highlife and the rest of it, but they would still go further to bring something unusual, or extra ordinary, to make themselves different from others singing same brand of music with them.
Photos and videos showing King Sunny Ade's musical performance at the burial reception for Dr Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun, have emerged. The Juju music maestro was spotted on the stage as he entertained guests at the venue with his musical prowess. You may have heard that the father of Prince Dapo Abiodun, Dr Emmanuel Adesanya Abiodun, was buried today.
So many children have chosen to follow in their parent's footsteps, some are Musican doctors, and others professionals who are doing well in their respective fields. King Sunny Ade is a professional Songwriter and Singer. This great man is regarded as one of the first African pop musicians to gain international success and he was born on 22th of September in 1946.
A protester who joined the EndSARS-Memorial protest at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos has been arrested by the police, BBC News Pidgin reports. According to the News outlet, the protester was arrested after some Juju (Charms), and Cutlass were discovered on him by the security agents (policemen) present at the Tollgate to ensure that law and order are maintained.
King Sunny Ade is a Juju legend, a type of danceable music that combines praise singing and Yoruba drum beats. King Sunny Ade, who was born in Osogbo, dropped out of school to pursue his musical dreams. His training started as an instrument-carrying band boy, progressed through a brief love affair with drums, and endede in the 1960s once he began playing guitar for semi-professional highlife music groups in Lagos.
Obi Cubana’s wife finally breaks silence over the criticism her husband is getting on social media after his mom’s burial. Obi Cubana’s wife, identified as Lush Eby, took to her page to reveal some secrets about her husband. “If Grace is a person, it is Obinna Iyiegbu.
Photo Credit: Instagram What is currently happening in the camp of 2Face is one that leaves many Nigerians and fans worldwide in awe. Recently, when Annie Idibia, 2Face’s wife posted some series of allegations on social media concerning their marriage, a lot of Nigerian were left wondering what was happening between one of Nigeria’s most admired celebrity couple.
Popular Juju Singer, King Sunny would currently be bereaved after one of his wives lost her life to the cold hands of death. Although King Sunny Ade has lots of wife but the death of Ajoke Adegeye which surely take a big place in the heart of legend for many reasons.
Nigeria is wonderfully blessed when it comes to music and talented music acts. As far as music is concerned, in the southwestern part of Nigeria, Juju and Fuji music are the two domineering genres of music, popular with the widest reach of the fan base. Although, in recent years, Juju music is gradually being sidelined as a result of social changes in the entertainment terrain of the 21st-century breeds of youths and adults alike.
Just as circular, Afro pop, Hip Hop, Juju, and other genres of Music are developing, the Nigerian gospel industry is not also doing badly. As hip hop and circular artists are visiting Nigeria for shows, it is that same way that some foreign gospel singers are finding their way to Nigeria to minister.
On Friday, 6th of August 2021, a popular Nigerian actress and social media influencer, Angela Nwosu also known as digital ogbanje posted through a social platform to educate people who have the mindsets that ladies can hijack her husband with local charm, Juju. The digital ogbanje is fond of showcasing her husband on social media platforms.
Music Legend, King Sunny Ade, has lost one of his wives who was also ex-lawmaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, known as Honourable (Mrs) Risikat Adegeye, as the ex-lawmaker died early Tuesday, 21 September 2021, and cause of her death was unknown at the time of filing this report.
Nigerian Juju singer and who is also considered as the King of Juju in Nigeria, Sunday Adegeye is popularly known as King Sunny Ade has lost one of his wives a day to his birthday. King Sunny Ade was born on the 22nd of September 1946 and he will be 75 years old tomorrow.
The King of Juju music, Sunday Adegeye, popularly known as King Sunny Ade, has lost a wife, Honourable Risikat Adegeye, who was a former member of Lagos State House of Assembly in the early hours of today, September 21,2021. Reports say that Mrs Adegeye died about a day to the Juju King's 75th birthday celebration, as the ex-lawmaker might have died of cancer.
Popular prophet Odumeje has sparked reactions among social media users after he said that everyone knows that he is a Juju and no one can use Juju on him. He said that no one should dare try him because he is a principality both spiritually and physically. The prophet said he is a Juju in the Igbo language which means he is a medicine and no one can hurt him.