PAPA WEMBA a well known African Musician from DRC Congo collapsed and died while performing on stage in Ivory Coast.

A video taken by fans show the music icon collapsing while he was singing. His fans then rushed to assist but had to call ambulance upon realising that he was dead.

The cause of the death has not been specified though some suspect it could be heart or sugar diebetes.

Papa Wemba inspired many with his songs.

Born in 1949, Papa Wemba’s real name was Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba.