Alane singer Wes dies aged 57

NU | Wes Madiko, the singer who scored a worldwide hit in 1997 with the song Alane, has died at the age of 57. His manager made this known in a statement to Cameroonian media .

Madiko, who was born on January 15, 1964, died after an infection he contracted in hospital, the singer had been in a coma for several days.

The singer returned in 2020 for a collaboration with DJ Robin Schulz, who gave the well-known hit a remix. In 1998 he contributed to the soundtrack of the second part of De Leeuwenkoning , which featured his song In Youpendi .

By Alane sold more than 10 million singles worldwide.

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  1. RIP legend.

  2. Legend continue to RIP