Alhaji Abdul-Salam Azeez Abiodun Ajiroba, better known by his stage name Saoty Arewa is a Nigerian-born Islamic singer-songwriter and music performer. He is regarded as a pioneer of Islamic Music. After his first break into music in 1993, Saoty Arewa went on to release over 10 studio albums.
Saoty Arewa Education
Saoty Arewa started his early education at Ilupeduro Primary School, Epe, where he obtained his Primary School Leaving Certificate, still on the move, he proceeded to Odo Obara High School for his secondary school education. Based on his love and passion for education, he furthered his tertiary education where he obtained a degree of Political Science Education in Tai Solarin University of Education in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.
Saoty Arewa started his musical career In 1993, His Islamic Music is a blend of transparent religious music which teaches about Islamic rights, Islamic upbringing, and others. With this Music, Saoty Arewa revolutionized the Islamic music while still projecting traditional values of good behavior, respect for elders and the struggles against life’s forces. He often used his music as a tool of commentary on issues of broken home, neglect of parental care, especially, in the Islamic home. He was blessed in the art of praising enigmatic individuals.
Saoty Arewa is generally known to be a rich individual, before his fame, he owned lot of properties. He recently acquired a car worth ₦40 million.
From his thriving sale of albums and the continuous shows he partakes in, Saoty Arewa has been estimated to be currently worth over ₦250 million.
Saoty Arewa Family
Saoty Arewa with first wife: Hajia Zainab Ashabi Awoko Arewa:
Saoty Arewa with Second Wife Hajiya Mumenat Ajike Arewa: