Nigerian music legend And High Life great, Victor Olaiya, is dead.
Aged 89, Olaiya died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Idi-Araba, Lagos, on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.
Olaiya, one the last masters of High Life music, was awarded the National Honors of OON.
He would be greatly missed in global musuc world as his music spanned across the West African coast.
Bimbo Esho. Managing Director of Evergreen Music, said, “We pray that the Doyen of highlife music find repose with the Creator,” while wishing the family and entire music community the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss.