Wendo kolosoy

Soukous, Boxer

1925 – 2008

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Who was Wendo kolosoy?

Antoine Wendo Kolosoy, known as Papa Wendo, was a Congolese musician. He was considered the "Father" of Congolese rumba music, a musical style blending rumba, beguine, waltz, tango and cha-cha.

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Born
Apr 25, 1925
Bandundu Province
Also known as
  • Wendo Kolosoy
Nationality
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Profession
Died
Jul 28, 2008
Kinshasa

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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