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Sir Victor Uwaifo – Guitar Boy

Sir Victor Uwaifo built his first guitar aged 12 (Guitar Boy) and went on to be awarded Africa’s first gold disc in 1969. His incessant energy have seen him record countless LP’s and single and become one of Nigeria’s true superstars. A musician, poet, philosopher, sculptor, painter, ambassador and recently Commissioner for Culture, he has carved a unique place for himself in the history of African music.

If you see Mami Wata Oh, you’d better run away…

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