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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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Blackface Is Irrelevant In The Music Industry-Reno Omokri

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Former media aid to erstwhile President Goodluck Jonathan, Remo Omokri, has said that Blackface is irrelevant in the music industry.

Omokri said this while reacting to a follower on social media, Twitter.

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Davido’s Girlfriend, Chioma Denies Pregnancy Tale Amid Baby Bump Picture

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Chioma, Davido’s girlfriend, has denied claims that she is pregnant.

A picture showing her with a baby bump surfaced online and has been trending, forcing the lady to clear the air.

Reacting to the picture which turned out to be a photoshop of Chioma’s friend who is pregnant, she refuted the pregnancy claim.

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To convince her followers that it was all the job of a good artist, Chioma shared both photos on her Instastories to shut down the report that she is expecting a child.

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I Will Rule Afropop Genre-Specdo

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Specdo, real name Ajayi Solomon has revealed that he will rule the Afropop genre of music in Nigeria.

The singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur revealed this in an interview with Juke Box.

Specdo, who dropped his fourth album in 2018 entitled the ‘Upgrade Ep’ is currently set to drop a collaboration titled ‘Manyan’ featuring Tekno and Solid Star.

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Born in Ogun State, the singer hails from Oghara in Delta State. He released his debut studio album titled ‘Community Riot’ in 2006 and followed up with another album titled ‘Tatoo Baby, Scatter Body, I Move from Grass to Grace’ the following year under Bravos House of Entertainment imprint, Bravos Entertainment.

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The artiste, who is growing bigger by the day revealed that his takeover will happen sooner than later.

 

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