|Late Pa Fatai Rolling Dollar @Pius Utomi Ekpei|
Top Nigerian music icon Fatai Olayiwola Olagunju popularly known as Fatai Rolling Dollar dies at 86. He died yesterday at Maritol Hospital in Surulere Lagos.
The death of the Nigerian highlife music maestro was confirmed on Wednesday in Lagos by the spokesman of the Ministry of Culture Ipaye Olajide.
The African highlife music icon according to a member of his band fell ill shortly after he came back from the United States of America about three weeks ago.
One of Fatai Rolling dollars songs “Won kere si number wa” is still enjoyed by both old and young today.
The leader of the Fatai Rolling Dollar and his African Rhythm Band will be missed by the Nigerian music industry and all that love good African highlife music.
May his soul rest in peace… Amen.