Trivia of the day

In February 1992, the king of pop, Michael Jackson, was crowned king in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He was installed as prince of the Sanwi.


Michael sacré roi dans le térritoire de Sanwi

The American hip hop artist LL Cool J had preceded him in 1986, being crowned honorary Chief Kwasi Achi-Brou by the elder council of the nearby village Gran-Bassan.

LL Cool J in Abidjan circa 1986.

Not only rappers wear a lot of gold !