Manu Dibango: Death of the "Soul Man"

Saxophonist Manu Dibango


Famed Jazz Saxophonist "Daddy Groove" Manu Dibango dies of complications from Coronavirus.

Born Emanuel N'Djoké Dibango (12 December 1933)  in Cameroon, he was sent at age 15, on a study program to Marseilles ( France), were he soon discovered the Saxophone and Vibraphone from which he developed a musical style fusing jazz, funk, and traditional Cameroonian music (World Music). He was Best known for his 1972 single "Soul Makossa

Published By Meyan Nanguy.

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