2Baba pens heartfelt tribute to late Sound Sultan, reflects on shared musical journey


Nigerian music sensation, Innocent Idibia, widely known as 2Baba has continued to honour the memory of his late friend and colleague, Sound Sultan even after two years of passing.

Taking to Instagram on Sunday, January 14, 2023, 2baba shared a touching tribute, reminiscing about moments from Sound Sultan's career that left a lasting impact on his life.

In the heartfelt post, 2baba revealed that even as their shared dream for the success and recognition of African and Nigerian music has become a reality, he won't easily yield to the "new cats" in the industry. As the New Year begins, 2baba expressed his intention to share many more stories with Sound Sultan.

The 'Amaka' crooner shared a video of himself and late Sound Sultan with a caption that reads, “YO Lanrelike 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 MUTIJU. ONELOVERELIGION”.

The post serves as a remembrance of Sound Sultan, who passed away on July 11, 2021, after battling 'Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma,' a form of throat cancer.