2baba posted a tribute to him on his Instagram page, remembering him and sharing moments from his career that had changed his life.
The renowned singer informed him that although their hope and desire for African and Nigerian music had come true and he was now an up-and-coming artist, he wouldn’t readily give in to the “new cats.”
As we approach the New Year, he continued, there are many stories to share with him. 2Baba wrote:
like play like play we don enter 2024
Plenty story for ground.
That our dream and wish for NAIJA/AFRICA music take over and respect don come true o,
I don even turn to upcoming artist again Lai Dis. But we no go gree
Recall Sound Sultan passed away on July 11, 2021, after battling ‘Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma,’ ‘Cancer of the throat.’