The Nigerian film actor and Fuji musician, Wasiu Alabi Pasuma was born on 17 November 1967 in Mushin, Lagos State, Nigeria. He broke into the Nigerian entertainment scene in 1993, when he released his debut album “Recognition” and In 1995, his album titled “Orobokibo” earned him the Best Fuji Artiste of the Year award. He is regarded among the top 10 talented Nigerian Fuji musician of all times. There is no doubt that he has paved a successful career for himself in the entertainment industry.
Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about the Nigerian actor and musician, Wasiu Alabi Pasuma:
1. Wasiu Alabi Pasuma was born on 17 November 1967 in Mushin, Lagos State, Nigeria.
2. He completed his primary education at Muslim Mission Primary School and completed his secondary education at Nigerian Model High School.
3. He started his music career in 1984 and his debut album titled “Recognition” was released in 1993.
4. In 1995, his album titled “Orobokibo” earned him the Best Fuji Artiste of the Year award.
5. He mentioned in an interview that his childhood dream was to be a professional football player.
6. He has also been featured in a number of Nollywood films including; Iyanje and Alenibare, to mention a few.
7. In 2014, he married the Yoruba actress Jaiye Kuti in Ikorudu in Lagos. They are blessed with 10 children.
8. On August 2015, he released his debut hip pop album titled “My World” which featured Olamide, Oritse Femi, Tiwa Savage and Patoranking to mention a few.
9. He has worked with prominent entertainment stars like Patoranking, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, Oritse Femi and Reekado Banks to mention a few.
10. He is regarded among the top 10 talented Nigerian Fuji musician of all times.