One of the pioneers of juju music in Nigeria King Sunny Ade, was popular in the 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s. He is still known for his influential contributions to Juju music, has released numerous albums and songs that have left a lasting impact on the music industry. Here are some of his iconic albums and songs:
Iconic Albums of King Sunny Ade
“Juju Music” (1982) – This album is widely considered one of King Sunny Ade’s most significant works and played a pivotal role in introducing Juju music to a global audience. It was the first African album to be nominated for a Grammy Award.
“Synchro System” (1983) – Another critically acclaimed album that further solidified King Sunny Ade’s international reputation. It won the Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording in 1984.