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Ivory Coast Pays Final Tribute to Congolese Music Legend Papa Wemba

Before the body of African music legend, Papa Wemba, was taken to the Democratic Republic of Congo for burial, International and local artists in Ivory Coast paid a final tribute to the musician known as "the King of Rumba Rock".   The crowd encouraged the members of Papa Wemba's band to perform despite their grief, as they stood, visibly emotional, on a stage surrounded by flowers.   A few thousand people, all dressed in white, came to pay tribute to one of...

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