The Guardian (Nigeria)
Makinde mourns ‘ Sound Sultan’, commiserates with family, others
OYO State Governor Seyi Makinde, yesterday, described the death of multi- talented singer, Lanre Fasasi, popularly known as ‘ Sound Sultan,’ as a huge loss to the state and the entertainment world.
The governor commiserated with the immediate family of the artiste, the Iseyin community and the entertainment industry on what he described as the demise of a truly great ambassador of Oyo State.
A statement by the Special Assistant ( Print Media) to the Governor, Moses Alao, quoted Makinde as saying that Oyo State lost in Sound Sultan “a humble, unassuming but truly great talent and a shining light who has positively impacted the society.”