Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Fans cry outside an hospital in Abidjan on August 12, 2019, after Ivorian singer DJ Arafat, star of the “coupe-décale” and one of the most popular Ivorian artists, died at the age of 33 following a motorcycle accident overnight. – DJ Arafat, an Ivorian singer with a huge following in francophone Africa, has died after a road accident in Abidjan, the state broadcaster RTI said on August 12, 2019.
Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Arafat was admitted to hospital in the main city, Abidjan, with a fractured skull after his motorcycle collided with a car on Sunday, Jeune Afrique says.

The 33-year-old died early on Monday August 12, 2019. He has been referred to as the "king" of coupé-décalé dance music and one of his biggest hit songs, Dosabado, has over five million views on YouTube.

Reports of DJ Arafat’s death broke on August 12, 2019. He was only 33-years-old and was reported to have died on Monday, August 12. The singer’s real name was Ange Didier Huon. He had millions of followers on his social media accounts, which fans are now flooding with expressions of grief.

Prominent news outlets shared the below video that appears to show the collision. Although it’s far away and grainy, be aware that it will be traumatic to some because of the moment it captures (if you click on the link in the tweet below, the story starts with the video).

Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video


Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video

Côte D’Ivoire Mourn The Death Of Singer DJ Arafat, Yorobo: Video
6 Coincidences About DJ Arafat’s Death You Did Not Know !

(1) His stage name was DJ Arafat… He died on the day of Arafat 2019

(2) His last song was “Motorcycle”… He died on a Motorcycle.

(3) His debut single “Jonathan”, which brought him to limelight was about “Death” and had its video clip shot in a Motorcycle Show held at the burial ceremony of his best friend "Jonathan"... Years later, he too died on a motorcycle.

(4) He was shot to stardom on a Motorcycle Video Clip....He started on a MOTORCYCLE and ended on a MOTORCYCLE.

(5) He hated Journalists more than Trump and journalists detested him too… the car of one of them led to his demise.

(6) His hugest foreign sponsors and international fans were the Chinese… He died in front of the Chinese Embassy.

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