Thursday it is again today, the very special day we left aside for us all to enjoy a blast from the past. I hope you enjoyed last week blast?
Taking you through memory lane like we did last week when we featured ‘Merciful God’ from King Sunny Ade, we will be featuring a street anthem titled ‘Mathematics’ from ace music star, Sound Sultan.
Sound Sultan, the famous retro mathematics teacher who tried explaining how to use mathematics principle to solve life problems with music released ‘Mathematics’ in year 2000 which became one of the biggest hit songs in the history of the Nigerian Music Industry.
The classic song which is said to have set the pace for modern hip hop music in Nigeria featured various acting scenes vividly showing Sound Sultan’s prowess at being a comedian, talented artist and an actor.
The song ‘Mathematics’ has an enlightening lyrics to inspire people to love one another and to be content even when finding themselves. It talks about the rich, the poor, oppresion, life and survival.
This ‘Jagbajantis’ master piece from sound sultan was his debut single which brought him to limelight shortly after he released, I remember miming to this tune myself when it hit the TV then.
Sound Sultan born Olarenwaju Fasasi, who has managed to become relevant till date is an artist of many talent as he does different genre of music, reggae, rap, Afrobeat and R&B included. He also is a song writer, a recording artist, producer, comedian and an actor.
To have fun today, enjoy this blast from the past, share and sing to someone too!
Watch the video below;
Photo Credit: Instagram – Sound Sultan