Just when the dust raised by the demise of Prince was about to settle, the cold hands of dead has stroke again.
This time, it is the authoritative Congolese rumba star, Papa Wemba,66.
Report from Ivory Coast say,Wemba, whose real names are Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba, died after collapsing on stage in Abidjan.
Footage from the concert currently making the rounds on social media shows the artist, collapsing on stage mid-way through a song and later died.
The footage also shows his backing singers rushing over to help the stricken star.
He was playing at the Festival des Musiques Urbaines d’Anoumabo (FEMUA) when he collapsed.