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Papa Wemba

AKA Shungu Jules Wembadio Pene Kikumba

Born: 14-Jun-1949
Birthplace: Kasaï, Belgian Congo
Died: 24-Apr-2016
Location of death: Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: Congo
Executive summary: King of Rhumba Rock

Father: (hunter, former soldier for Belgium in WWII, d. 1966)
Mother: (professional mourner)

    Died Onstage

    Secret World Live (1994) · Himself
    La vie est belle (17-Nov-1987)

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