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“My Late Mum Was My Everything, She was Over Protective Of Me And I Miss Her Greatly”- Fuji Star Get Emotional As He Share His Humble Beginning (Video)

Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo recently conducted an interview with the renowned Fuji star Pasuma, where he delved into his life and career.

Wasiu Alabi Odetola, famously known as Pasuma or Oganla Gauzu Fuji Ijoba Fuji, was born on November 27. He is not only a Fuji musician but also a Nigerian film actor. Pasuma spent his formative years and a significant part of his adulthood in Mushin, Lagos State.

Raised solely by his mother, Alhaja Adijat Kubura Odetola, affectionately known as Iyawo Anobi, Pasuma often credits her as his greatest pillar of support in his songs. He began penning his own songs in 1984, drawing inspiration from his role model K1 De Ultimate, who released his debut album titled “TALAZO 84” that same year.

The album, which received huge credits from fans pushed Pasuma to release his first official music album in 1993 He has since then released over 30 albums, going on to become one of the most successful Fuji musicians in Nigeria He has also collaborated with several recording artists, Asides from singing, he has also featured in a number of Nigerian movies such as Ololufe ,Alenibare, underthecarpet and gangoflagos, Pasuma has won numerous awards, He released “MMM” Money Making Machine. This album was released during Covid-19.

He expressed that he released the album just to keep his fans entertained since parties or large gatherings of any kind were prohibited due to the virus. MMM went on to become one of his greatest works, as it increased his already existing popularity, particularly among those who viewed the Fuji genre as music of the old.

He won the Best International Music Video 2021 by Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards (HAPAwards).In 2022, he released critically acclaimed Afro fuji single featuring Qdot, titled Omo Ologo. He went on to release two Fuji albums titled Legendary and December tonic titled Human Nature
He is blessed with wonderful kids