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Fatai Rolling Dollars Is Survived By 3 Wives & 16 Children – Watch His Last TV Performance On Nigerian Idol (Video)

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June 14, 2013 – Fatai Rolling Dollars Is Survived By 3 Wives & 16 Children – Watch His Last TV Performance On Nigerian Idol (Video)

Nigeria’s oldest practicing musician and Highlife pioneer, Pa Fatai Olayiwola Olagunju, popularly known as Fatai Rolling Dollar has died after a brief hospitalisation. Aged 85, the legend passed on June 12th 2013 at Marritol Hospital in Surulere.

A legend of the music industry, performer extra-ordinare Pa Rolling Dollar will be missed. Re-live moments of his last TV performance at the Nigerian Idol semi-final show where he lit the stage with his usual energetic style:

Watch the video below;

Fatai Rolling Dollars Performs On Nigerian Idol


His last performance which was the 14th of March, 2013 was on Nigerian Idol Season 3 stage, where he performed one of his all time classic’s ‘Won Kere si Number Wa’. He was later joined on stage by a group of contestants. After his performance, Fatai Rolling Dollar said, “I love what the young artistes are doing. They have a good message for the young crowd out there, and I absolutely love it.” His memories and kind words will forever remain in our hearts. He is survived by three wives and 16 children.

May his soul rest in perfect peace.

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  1. Sharpguy

    June 14, 2013 at 8:02 AM

    Niger go miss u pa Rolling pounds…rest in peeeeec

  2. Jerrystring

    June 14, 2013 at 9:10 AM

    What a strong young old man. Rest in peace

  3. Lady T

    June 14, 2013 at 9:36 AM

    R.I.P. Baba Rolling Dollars

  4. chioma

    June 14, 2013 at 10:09 AM

    Pa Fatai Rolling dollars may your gentle soul rest in peace, Amen

  5. MERCY

    June 14, 2013 at 2:05 PM

    Pa rolling dollar R.I.P.P

  6. Aremu Ballow

    June 14, 2013 at 10:29 PM

    May baba rest in perfect peace, amen. Allah reward him as he do in dis life.

  7. Esnad oladiran

    July 11, 2015 at 7:32 AM

    Fatai rollin dollar is a legend dat shouldn’t be forgooten in nigeria

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