Nigeria’s First DJ, Abbey Lincoln Is Dead: Abiodun Okusanya Dies At Age 74 After Brief Illness

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May 11, 2016 – Nigeria’s First DJ, Abbey Lincoln Okusanya Is Dead: Abiodun Okusanya Dies At Age 74 After Brief Illness 

By NaijaGists.com

Ace Disc Jockey, Pa Abiodun Okusanya aka Abbey Lincoln has died.

He passed on to glory in the early hours of today at the ripe age of 74.

For those who partied hard in the 70s and 80s, Abbey Lincoln is no stranger.

He was a celebrated DJ and the son of late Chief Emmanuel Okusanya, one of the first owners of music companies in Nigeria.

The deceased is survived by siblings and children

He will be laid to rest on June 13, 2016.

May his soul rest in peace (amen).