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How Ivorian Music Sensation DJ Arafat Died

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Popular Ivorian musician, DJ Arafat, is dead.

Aged 33, he died in a fatal motor bike accident on Sunday, August 11, in Ivory Coast.

DJ Arafat and a group of friends rode their bikes in the city capital. Arafat who is known for his love for speed got into a crash with an oncoming car which was driven by a journalist from Radio Côte d’Ivoire. He was later rushed to the hospital for treatment but died.

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Considered the most popular youthful African artists in Francophone countries around the world, DJ Arafat was one of the first in his country Ivory Coast to obtain 1 million YouTube views in less than a day on his song ‘Moto Moto’.

Real name Ange Didier Huon, he was born on January 26, 1986 and was also known as Arafat Muana.

An ex-disc jockey in “Shangaï” on Princess Street Rue Princesse, located in Yopougon, Ivory Coast, he made music of the Coupé-Décalé genre. DJ Arafat was also popular for his songs including “Ventripotent”

DJ Arafat, or Arafat Muana, born January 26, 1986, as Ange Didier Huon. He is considered one of the most popular African artists in Francophone countries around the world [Instagram/DJArafat]
DJ Arafat on stage
His collaboration with Nigerian artiste J Martins titled “Touching Body” was also a hit.
Nigerian musicians including Davido and J Martins have reacted to his death with J Martins calling him a brother and a friend.
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Harrysong Speaks Collaboration With KCee

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Alterplate Records lead singer, Harrysong, has revealed that a collaborative music effort between him and former label mate KCee cannot be pre-planned.

The ‘Isioma’ singer revealed this during an exclusive chat with Juke Box, adding that this was despite his brotherly relationship with both Kcee and his brother E-money.

“Things like that are not pre-planned,” Harrysong said when asked if his fans can expect a fresh collaboration between him and KCcee in the nearest future.

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Recall that Harrysong used to be signed to E-money-owned Five Star Music, but he left the label in 2018.

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Saheed Osupa Concede Mayegun Title To Wasiu Ayinde

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The leadership of the Fuji music industry has been in contention for a while.

However, it took a different shape Wasiu Ayinde Marshall was to be installed as the Mayegun of Fuji music.

Gossips went into town with talks that K1 had hijacked the titled from it’s original owner, Osupa Saheed.

The speculation thus gave birth to bad blood between fans of both musicians.

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Osupa as Saheed Osupa is aptly called has however rested such speculations with a recent courtesy visit to the new Mayegun of Yoruba land.

An unceremonial visit, very few of his friends knew of the visit, as they only found out when he shared pictures on his Instagram page.

The singer posted some photos and videos of his visit on his official Instagram page, accompanied with a caption that got some of his followers talking.

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Osupa in his caption congratulated his colleague and noted that: “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”

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Burna Boy Moves Into Lekki Home

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“Ye” singer, Burna Boy, has moved into the Lekki area of Lagos State.

Burna Boy acquired a massive eight-bedroom property worth millions of Naira, and it is set to become his new home.

Photos and videos of the property have surfaced on social media with the popular singer seen chilling inside the property.

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He unveiled the massive property a few weeks after he showed off a Ferrari believed to be worth about N100m.

Since photos of the property found their way online, fans have been congratulating him.

Burma Boy real name Damini Ogulu has been on a roll in while picking awards and performing top show both in Nigeria and abroad.

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The singer recently announced a tour of several nations that will see him performing in France, Italy,  Demark among other cities.

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