- A blind fuji singer who was spotted on the streets in Ibadan has gone viral
- The young boy with raw talent caught the attention of one of the biggest names in fuji music
- He went viral after he was spotted passionately singing Pasuma’s songs
You can come across talent anywhere, on the streets, in schools, in traffic or even in church. A young and talented fuji singer identified simply as Basit recently went viral after he was spotted singing on the streets in Ibadan.
The young singer who is blind has now gotten the attention of Nigerians, including one of the biggest names in fuji, Wasiu Alabi Pasuma. The fuji star reached out to Basit after he watched the video of the boy passionately singing one of his songs.
In a recent post on Pasuma’s Instagram page, the boy was seen singing songs with the fuji star as he drummed on the floor with bottles. Pasuma also shared photos of himself and Basit having funny with members of his team.
Pasuma who had shared a post lauding Basit’s talents finally met him. The celebrity had shared a post on Instagram asking for the boy’s information, also stating his thanks to the people who called his attention to the video.
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He wrote: "I woke up to this ....Despite his disability this young man has earned my love &respect not only because he sings my song with passion but also because he displays raw talent beyond my expectations. He sends waves running down my spine and i cant stop watching this video ... Meanwhile I can't thank everyone enuff for calling my attention to this .... That said, whoever has his contact should please reach out to me by sending a msg to my dm @officialpasuma or dm @afocity and @debviva u can also reach my office line on 0809 111 6329 or send a mail to email@example.com .... thank u."
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