Happening now in Guadeloupe, the funeral service of the late singer Jacob Desvarieux.
Jacob Desvarieux, is the Guadeloupean co-founder of Caribbean band Kassav’ which shot to global fame in the 1980s by creating the fast-beat zouk music .
He died aged 65 late on Friday (July 30), prompting an outpouring of grief.
“The West Indies, Africa and music just lost one of their greatest ambassadors.
May his soul rest in peace