BIRTHDAY: Juju Maestro, King sunny Ade is 73 years today

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King Sunny Ade

Chief Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye MFR, known professionally as King Sunny Adé (born 22 September 1946), is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist in the West African musical style jùjú. One of the first African pop musicians to gain international success, he has been called one of the most influential musicians of all time.

King Sunny Adé
Birth name
Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye
Born
22 September 1946 (age 73)
Ondo City, Ondo State, Nigeria
Genres
Jùjú, African pop
Occupation(s)
Singer, musician
Years active
1960s–present
Labels
I.R.S.
In March 2017, he was appointed ambassador for the Change Begins With Me campaign by the Nigerian minister of Information Lai Mohammed.[2]

Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye