Mose Se Sengo, Congolese musician, Died at 73

Mose Se Sengo (“Fan Fan”) was born on October 16, 1945, and died on May 3, 2019.

Mose Fan Fan was a guitarist, composer, and band-leader from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

He is one of the founders of Congolese Soukous.

He played with Franco and TPOK Jazz, which he participated in 1968.

In the late 1970s, he shaped his band Somo, generally deciphered Double Trouble, performing in the Lingala language.

He resided in London.

He was on a tour in Nairobi, Kenya, when he fainted and died after a suspected heart attack.

He took lodge at an apartment on Thika Superhighway.

He was taken to a Kasarani hospital, in Nairobi, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

‘Fan Fan’ producer, Tabu Osusa, said Fan Fan was in the city recording a new song with vocalists based in Nairobi including Paddy Makani and Disco Longwa.

Mose Se Sengo passed away at 73 years old.