World of music mourns the passing of Manu Dibango from coronavirus, aged 86 – a Camaroonian maestro who united the world

One of his greatest, Manu Dibango’s Manu 76 album

Emmanuel N’Djoké Dibango was born on December 12th, 1933 and news of his passing came today on March 24th, 2020. He was a Cameroonian musician and songwriter who played saxophone and vibraphone, renowned globally. He developed a musical style fusing jazz, funk, and traditional Cameroonian music.

Here is a news piece from SABC news:

Watch this space for a tribute mix soon. WTM Radio on air on Thursday, 2pm – 4pm.

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