Photos from veteran singer's 70th birthday

His birthday celebration had Kunle Afolayan, Dayo Adeneye and MD/CEO of Saheeto Small Chops, Saheed Kekere-Ekun in attendance.

Photos from Sunny Ade's 70th birthday

The singer celebrated in Houston, Texas with family and friends over the weekend.

His birthday celebration had Kunle Afolayan, Dayo Adeneye and MD/CEO of Saheeto Small Chops, Saheed Kekere-Ekun in attendance.  Seyi Law, conducted the cutting of the grand cakes and Ajele ‘MCAjele’ Adeyemi was the MC for the event.

With a stage act characterised by dexterous dancing steps and mastery of the guitar, Ade introduced the pedal steel guitar to Nigerian music along with the use of synthesizers, clavinet, vibraphone, tenor guitar into the jùjú music repertoire such as dub and wah-wah guitar licks.

A lover of culture and music, the music legend recently floated his radio station which will be the first music and culture radio station in Nigeria.

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