Another Moroccan-Jewish artiste dies

Update: 11 Moroccan Jewshave died of the corona virus, including three members of the Peretz family (Times of Israel)

 

 Another Jewish music artiste has died from coronavirus, bringing the total of number of deaths in  Morocco to 76. Singer Michel Abikzer from Kinor David Maroc, passed away in Casablanca.

Fellow singer Vanessa Paloma writes: ‘A sweet and generous man who, when he saw me, was always wanting to speak in Haketia and remember his mother’s proverbs and songs. Deepest condolences to his wife and children and to all his friends.’

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