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Youssou N'Dour is a Senegalese singer, percussionist, songwriter, composer, occasional actor, businessman and a politician. In 2004, Rolling Stone described him as, "perhaps the most famous singer alive" in Senegal and much of Africa.
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Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, businessman, and philanthropist.