Kassav Co-Founder Jacob Desvarieux Has Died

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The co-founder of the music group, Kassav, Jacob Desvarieux, hospitalised for several days in Guadeloupe with Covid-19, died on Friday at the Abymes hospital in Guadeloupe at the age of 65, according to Martinique.FranceAntilles.

A diabetic, Desvarieux had gone to the Hospital on July 12, 2021, for medical checks in connection with a kidney transplant he had undergone, it was reported.

It was during his hospitalisation that the singer and guitarist tested positive for Covid-19, media reports say.

He had been placed in an artificial coma to give him the necessary care.

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