The popular Gambian Musical legend Musa Ngum, 62, died on Sunday morning at Dakar’s hospital Le Dentec and was laid to rest today in Touba, Senegal.He passed away after a rare and last performance on Saturday night just hours after a spectacular performance in Dakar.
The late Musa Ngum was born in Fototo, and raised in Banjul. He started his musical career many decades ago. He became a household name in the region, following his resettlement in Senegal, where he teamed up with prominent artists such as Omar Pene and others. He has recorded so many albums over the years.
The late Musa Ngum left a family behind. He was blessed with kids. He is expected to be laid to rest in Touba Mbakeh.