All is now set to mark the first anniversary of the passing of beloved music icon, Olanrewaju Fasasi, aka Sound Sultan.
According to a statement on his elder brother, Dare Fasasi’s(Baba Dee) Facebook page, the activities will include the release of his first post-humous studio album, “Reality Chq“, set to drop in July.
Meanwhile, Now Muzik, managers of the Sound Sultan Estate, have also announced a collaboration between Naija Ninja and foremost home-grown fashion brand, NACK Apparel, towards the launch of the late icon’s merch line, SOUND SULTAN ETERNAL.
And in line with the late Sultan’s vision of nurturing and empowering young talents, they are kicking it off with a fashion graphic design competition, tagged NACK x NAIJA NINJA for SOUND SULTAN DESIGN COMPETITION.
The competition which invites entries from all over Nigeria and beyond, is an online contest for the Sound Sultan Eternal (SSE) line of apparel and accessories.
Entries are opened from May 2 and will end on May 12, with a selection process taking place from the 15th to 18th. The finale comes up on May 19, where the winners will be announced.
The second runner-up goes home with a prize of N200,000, first runner-up – N300,000, while the winner lands the grand prize of N1,000,000 and the opportunity to design bespoke SSE merch.
Celebrity judges for the online competition are Toke Makinwa, Basketmouth, Baba Dee, and NACK Apparel CEO, Tolulope Akin.
Online submissions can be made at https://form.soundsultan.org/