Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Congolese Musician Arlus Mabele is dead after contracting Corona Virus

Arlus Mabele Courtesy
Arlus Mabele Courtesy

KDRTV News- Rumors doing rounds on social media claims that Congolese Legend Arlus Mabele who teamed up with Diblo Dibala to release hits like Matchacha, Embargo, La Femme ivoirienne, Betty , Everlyne and Asta just to mention a few has died after he contracted Corona Virus.

The Soukos Legend whose music  was played in almost all Radio stations in a large swathe of Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa is allegedly dead after a bout with the dreaded Covid-19 also known as Corona Virus which has claimed thousand of lives across the world since it was discovered in Wuhan Province in the Communist Republic of China.

KDRTV News has confirmed that indeed  the Soukous legend is dead. Our contacts in Kinshasha the Capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, and in Paris, France have verified the facts and we can authoritatively publish the story of the untimely demise of the Rhumba Maestro who entertained his fans across the African Continent and beyond.

Mr.Arlus Mabele formerly known as Aurelien Miatsonama ,formed the Loketo group with the guitar wizard Diblo Dibala, Mav Cacharel in the 80s after they both relocated to Europe and set a base there for greener pastures after a decade stint in Kinshasha and in the neighboring Capital city of Congo-Brazzaville where they nurtured their talents as teenagers before embarking on their professional careers.

Soukos is also a dance style which some sources claim he was the founder with coaching dance stars  like the Yondo Sister and he was fondly called the King of Soukous with his skillful dance moves which were thrilling his fans across the globe.

Diblo with Arlus

Diblo with Arlus

READ ALSO:Mwana FA, Top Tanzanian Rapper Tests Positive For Covid-19

Like KDRTV Page.   Subscribe to KDRTV Newsletter.   Advertise with us.   Send us enquiries, press releases

Subscribe to watch latests videos
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You May Also Like


(KDRTV) – Deep voiced media personality Jeff Koinange is a man wearing many hats. Apart from being a radio host at Hot 96 FM,...


(KDRTV) – Deputy President William Ruto on Tuesday hosted the National Council of Elders at his Karen residence. The elders were led by their...


(KDRTV) – A team of the National Council of Elders which visited Deputy President William Ruto on Tuesday, had visited two other politicians before...


(KDRTV) – Suba North MP Millie Odhiambo has denied claims that she heckled Deputy President William Ruto during the launch of the BBI report...