‘Realty Cheque’, a music album that was near completion before the demise of legendary singer Sound Sultan, is set for release.
The album, according to Now Muzik and Naija Ninja, is a collaborative project between Olantewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, and veteran music producer ID Cabasa. ‘Reality Cheque’ will serve as the musician’s ninth studio album.
Reports have it that ‘Reality Cheque’ will house six tracks, with its premiere date scheduled for July under Naija Ninja record label, while they will unveil other details like track listing and featured artistes for the body of work in May 2022.
Dare Fasasi, aka Baba Dee, the elder brother of Sound Sultan, said, “Sultan’s legacy continues and we appreciate the opportunity to further the work he did while he was here with us.”
Now Muzik announced that the Fasasi family had granted it the ‘Right of Attorney’ to manage the assets and legacy of the late singer fondly referred to as the ‘8th Wonda’, the Punch reported.
Preparatory work is also said to have begun in key areas of Sound Sultan’s interests, including music, theatre, television, film, fashion, basketball and live events. Similarly, a Sound Sultan Prize for Social Impact is being instituted.
The founder and Chief Executive Officer of Now Muzik, Efe Omorogbe, said, “The confidence reposed on us to handle the business and legacy of this exceptional entertainer and Nigerian is a compliment of the highest order and we are determined to deliver on their expectations.”