The renowned media personality died on July 11 after suffering complications from cancer and his death was confirmed by his family in a statement that read in part;
“IT IS WITH HEAVY HEARTS THAT WE ANNOUNCE THE PASSING OF MULTITALENTED VETERAN SINGER, RAPPER, SONGWRITER OLANREWAJU FASASI A.K.A SOUNDSULTAN.”
Reacting to the development, Nengi took to his verified social media handle on the popular social media platform, Twitter and wrote;
“RIP Sound Sultan. Your legacy would never be forgotten. May God grant his family strength to bear this great loss. “Natural Something” was my ringtone for the longest time. It’s so sad.”
Some other reactions from social media users are;
@LAlabelewe – May Almighty Allah grant him Aljannatul Firdaous, forgive all his sins and accept his return with ease. May Almighty give his family the grace to bear the loss.
@Sthanley19 – It is disheartening….God will Grant the family the fortitude to bear the loss..
@Oghenekomeee – So disheartened…may Almighty Allah guide and protect his soul, my thoughts and prayers are with his families Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un!
@Nuelp03 – Hope he got a chance to watch D’ tigers defeat USMBBT before he passed away……..he was a lover of basketball
@voltef92 – Sad Sad news! He was a bundle of talent! Go well Sound Sultan. You will surely be missed!