Veteran singer, Queen Salawa Abeni to drop “Gentle Lady” remix with her son

Fans of the Waka singer, Queen Salawa Abeni now have something to look forward to , as she is set to make the remix of her popular single “Gentle Lady” with her son. This great development was revealed by her son Sheriff Ilori, whom she had for Kollington Ayinla, who is a superstar on the Fuji music scene and her ex husband.

Her son ,Ilori is now a music producer and rapper, with stage name, Big Sheff. He spoke about the collaboration that has been expected since the 2011 Ovation red carol, where they both performed , ‘since then, people have been asking when I would do a duet with my mum’.

Salawa Abeni began her professional career in waka music when she released her debut album, Late General Murtala Ramat Mohammed, in 1976, on Leader Records. It became the first recording by a female artist to sell over a million copies in Nigeria.