Sunny Neji is widely considered as one of Nigeria’s golden voices in the high-life music genre.

Sunny Neji has been consistently making good music since the late 1980s.

In this edition of our flashback series, we highlight the 2003 single “Oruka.”

The wedding song is one of the lead singles from his full-length album, “Unchained,” which was released in Ghana in 2003.

Finally, if you adore beautiful music, you will undoubtedly add this to your playlist.

Enjoy and share your thoughts below!

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Read the Lyrics here:
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai titi lai o
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Titi lai lai lai lai lai lai lai lai lai
He who finds a wife has found a good thing
And obtains favor from the lord
You’ve found the harmony to the song you sing
You can do anything they wanna call you
You’re her father her brother her lover her cover her teacher her everything
She is your mother your sister your lover you cover your teacher your everything
Oun ni imole aiye re
So don’t take her smile away oh no
Oun ni alabaro re
From today your wedding day
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Its your wedding day so be happy and rejoice
Whatever they say today you made your choice
This is only where one and one is one
Ololufe re together you belong
Oun ni imole aiye re
So don’t take her smile away
Oun ni alabaro re
From today your wedding day
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai titi lai
Oruka ti d’owo naa
Di ololufe re mu
K’o s’eni to le ya yin titi lai titi lai
Titi lai lai lai lai lai lai
Na na na oh oh oh oh
The Lord is your shepherd you shall not want
He will lead you by the still waters
He’s always there so you have nothing to fear
Common say bye bye bye bye to mommy
Bye bye bye bye to daddy
You want to be with your wifey
Bye bye bye bye to daddy mommy say
You want to be with your hussy
Bye bye bye bye to daddy
Mommy don’t cry cause your baby girl has become a woman
Daddy don’t cry cause your baby boy has become a man today
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy ba bye bye
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy ba bye bye
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy ba bye by
Bye bye bye bye to daddy brother dont cry
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy sister dont cry
Bye bye bye bye to daddy aunty dont cry
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy uncle dont cry
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy ba bye by
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye
Ba ba bye bye bye bye bye to Mommy ba bye by
Bye bye bye bye to daddy ba bye bye. The end!