May 5, 2016 – Waka Queen Salawa Abeni Marks 55th Birthday Today, Her Son Big Sheff Honours Her On Instagram
The Waka legend is a year older today.
She was born on the 5th of May 1961 in Ogun State.
Her first album was released in 1976 under Leader Records.
Salawa Abeni is the first female recording artist in Nigeria to ever sell over one million copies.
In 1992, Alaafin of Oyo Oba Lamidi Adeyemi crowned her ‘Queen Of Waka Music.
Today, Salawa Abeni is working on pushing her rapper son, Big Sheff into the limelight.
Check out the touching birthday tribute her son wrote for her on Instagram today
Happy birthday to her.