BirthdayJune 14, 1949

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Papa Wemba

    Full name: Papa Wemba
    Also known as: Papa Wemba, Wemba, Papa
    Professions: Soundtrack, Actor, Composer

  2. Papa Wemba Known for

    Children of Men (2006), Life Is Rosy (1987), Besieged (1998), The Importance of Being Elegant (2004)

  3. Papa Wemba Biography

    Papa Wemba was born Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba in 1949 in Lubefu (Sankuru District, Belgian Congo). He is a Congolese rumba (later known as soukous) musician, one of Africa's most popular musicians, and prominent in world music.

  4. Papa Wemba Family

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