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King Sunny Ade: Photos from legendary singer’s 70th

King Sunny Ade: Photos from legendary singer's 70th

Music Legend King Sunny Ade ‘KSA’ will be 70-years-old on September 22, 2016 and the veteran has started his celebrations.

Photos from veteran singer's 70th birthday

Photos from veteran singer’s 70th birthday

Photos from Sunny Ade's 70th birthday

Photos from Sunny Ade’s 70th birthday

His birthday celebration had Kunle Afolayan, Dayo Adeneye and MD/CEO of Saheeto Small Chops, Saheed Kekere-Ekun in attendance.  Seyi Law conducted the cutting of the grand cakes and Ajele ‘MCAjele’ Adeyemi was the MC for the event.

Photos from Sunny Ade's 70th birthday

Photos from Sunny Ade’s 70th birthday

With a stage act characterized by dexterous dancing steps and mastery of the guitar, Ade introduced the pedal steel guitar to Nigerian music along with the use of synthesizers, clavinet, vibraphone, tenor guitar into the jùjú music repertoire such as dub and wah-wah guitar licks.

A lover of culture and music, the music legend recently floated his radio station which will be the first music and culture radio station in Nigeria.




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