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Video of the musician's collapse was taken during a live performance.
Papa Wemba, a star of world music, who’s been described as “the king of Congolese rumba” has died at the age of 66, after he collapsed on stage during a concert on the Ivory Coast. According to Tucson.com, video footage showed Wemba collapsing during a concert he was giving to thousands of fans, as his... Show More Summary
Musician's death after collapsing on concert stage in Ivory Coast declared "great loss for country and all of Africa".
Footage from the concert in Ivory Coast shows his fellow performers rushing to his side as he collapsed in front of thousands of fans.
Known around the world as "the king of Congolese rumba," video from Ivory Coast shows fellow performers rushing to his side as he collapsed
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A performance of Benjamin Godard’s rarely-revived Dante at Versailles was halted last night after the French soprano Véronique Gens collapsed on stage. A critic for forumopera.com, Laurent Bury, writes that Véronique, 39, appeared to lose her voice during a climactic aria. She then collapsed onto a desk, her head on her chest. A mezzo-soprano signalled for […]
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