Thursday, 22 September 2016

KING SUNNY ADE CELEBRATES 70TH BIRTHDAY


King of juju music, Sunday Adeniyi popularly known as King Sunny Ade (KSA) is 70 years today, 22 September, 2016..
KSA was born on September 22, 1946 in Oshogbo, into a royal family in Ondo state, Nigeria.

He began his musical career with Moses Olaiya's Federal Rhythm Dandies, a highlife band. In 1967 he left to form his new band , The Green Spots, after then he changed his band name several times, first to African Beats and then to Golden Mercury.

KSA has won many awards in the music industry, both locally and internationally for inspiring young talents, his contributions to world music, as well as being the first African to be nominated twice for the prestigeous Grammy Award in the folk/category.
Happy birthday to the Juju Legend.

















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