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Franco and Bavon: Two brothers, one lover and the tragedy of rumba prodigy

Franco Luambo Makiadi had a brother, Bavon Marie Marie. The two brothers played guitar, composed songs and led bands. And, like they shared so much in common, so it was a woman – Marie-José Simplicie. Unfortunately, it was for the woman that Bavon died 52 years ago in an accident that left Marie-José without the lower limbs.

Read full story here: Franco Luambo Makiadi and Bavon Siongo shared blood in as much as they shared music talent….

 

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