Musician (Cameroon)

Emmanuel Dibango N'Djoké said Manu Dibango, was born in december 12, 1933 in Douala. Student at Chartres and at Chateau-Thierry in the early 1950s, he discovered jazz and learns the piano. Touched by the music through its early years, he learned the saxophone and began performing in nightclubs. Various contracts lead him in Brussels where his jazz has an african touch in contact with the Congo . In 1967, Manu Dibango throne at the head of his first big band. For over 70 years Manu Dibango continues to give concerts around the world.