As part of the activities to celebrate the 70th birthday ceremony of the king of world beats, King Sunny Ade, gospel artistes in the country have set the stage to celebrate with him in a mega concert.
The event that will be held at Civic Center, Ondo State, will have Evangelist Dr. Dunni Olanrewaju, Opelope Anointing, Tope Alabi, Bisi Alawiye Aluko, Akin Adebayo, Funmi Aragbaye, the current President of Gospel Musicians Association of Nigeria, Esther Igbekele, Bola Are, Dare Melody performing on the 21st of September, 2016.
Other artistes that will also be performing at the event include Pastor Adelakun Ayewa, Omije Oju mi, Senwele Jesu, Timi Orokoya Telemi, Foluke Awoleye, Yinka Ayefele, Ayan Jesu among others.
The event, initiated by Evangelist Dr. Dunni Olanrewaju, Opelope Anointing revealed that, Evangelist Ebenezer Obey Fabiyi will be the father of the day, while the event is scheduled to start at 12noon on the 21st and ends midnight 22nd September.
According to Evangelist Dr Dunni Olanrewaju, the initiator of the event, ‘the idea of celebrating King Sunny Ade dropped into my heart the day I went for an interview in his radio station. It was a live programme and the need to celebrate him just dropped and I took it up from there immediately. Thanks God for the responses of great men and women of God to the clarion call, it was amazing to me how people responded to the call.’