Famed Jazz Saxophonist "Daddy Groove" Manu Dibango dies of complications from Coronavirus.
Emanuel N'Djoké Dibango (12 December 1933 – 24 March 2020).
Born 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".
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