Renowned Congolese musician Papa Wemba is reported dead after collapsing during a stage performance in Adbidjan according to media reports.
He is one of Africa’s most popular musicians and a leading figure in the world music scene.
A video shows the musician slumped on the floor while the dancers carry on performing unaware of what is going on, on stage.
Wemba, whose real name is Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba, was pronounced dead on stage after singing his third song, according to reports.
The cause of death is currently unknown.