Veteran Juju Musician, Dayo Kujore Is Dead



Dayo kujore, a veteran juju musician has passed away at the age of 63.

Kujore who was among the pioneers of the Nigerian-styled musical art form is said to have died on Monday, according to his daughter.

As at the time of filing this report, the circumstances surrounding the ‘Soko Extra’ crooner’s death are yet to be revealed as a formal announcement is expected to be made by the family.

Dayo Kujore was born on April 4, 1958 in Abeokuta, Ogun state.

He would have turned 64 on April 4, 2022.

He began playing the guitar at 10 and rose to become popular for creating a new tune from the Juju genre called Soko music.

Some of his released albums include Elevation, Wisdom, Joy, Easy Life, and the popular Soko Xtra.

During his prime, Kujore was among the famous juju musicians in the country.

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