Veteran Juju singer, King Sunny Ade on Wednesday, November 30 will be inducted into the Hard Rock Cafe Lagos Music Memorabilia Collection.
According to his management company, Temple management, an induction ceremony is scheduled to hold at Hard Rock Cafe, Oniru.
“He will donate rare items from his collections including a vintage Fender Guitar, shoes and album cover,” said a statement released by Temple management.
“To commemorate the induction, Chivas will present King Sunny Ade with a Chivas Regal 25 Year Original Blended Whisky; and create a signature drink for KSA, which will debut, and be served as cocktails at the induction.
Mark Redguard, Temple management head of entertainment, said, “With the induction, King Sunny Ade will now rank among other Hard Rock world greats whose music paraphernalia dots the walls of the franchise business across the world.”
The induction will make King Sunny Ade the “first Nigerian” to join the Hard Rock Cafe Hall of Fame, as he joins the likes of The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, Brian Wilson and Elton John among others – on the Hard Rock showcase.
Dolapo is a writer and journalist who works with YNaija. He has interests in Christianity, politics and sports.
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