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Manu Dibango

Manu Dibango was born on December 12, 1933 in Douala, Cameroon as Emmanuel Dibango N'Djocke. See full bio »
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 2014 Ride Along (writer: "Soul Makossa")
 2010/I Runaway (Short) (performer: "Lost in the World" - uncredited) / (writer: "Lost in the World" - uncredited)
 2004 Sacred Planet (Documentary short) (writer: "North")
 2003 Crooked Lines (performer: "Soul Makusa") / (writer: "Soul Makusa")
 1989 How to Make Love to a Negro Without Getting Tired (music: "On vit de femmes")
 1988 Colors (performer: "MAKOSSA '87") / (writer: "MAKOSSA '87")
 1987 Less Than Zero (lyrics: "Abele Dance") / (music: "Abele Dance") / (performer: "Abele Dance")
 1985 Cop's Honour (performer: "Abele Dance")
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Had a #1 song in 1973, "Soul Makossa" (Atlantic)

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Manu Dibongo

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Has supported Lionel Jospin's 2002 presidential campaign.

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