Joe Trouillot

Joseph François André aka "Joe Trouillot" of "Issa El Saieh" dead

Joseph François André aka

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Joseph François André aka "Joe Trouillot" (born March 22, 1922, Haiti), the famous singer of the Haitian band "Issa El Saieh" passed away in Montréal, QC, Canada on October 29, 2015 at the age of 93. The Ministry of Culture has learned with dismay the sad news of his death and has extended its deepest condolences for the loss of this good natured Haitian music icon to his family and friends and in general to the Haitian cultural and artistic world. He was a man in a hat with a golden voice, has over fifty discs and 300 songs to his credit. During his heydays, the Quebec newspaper 'Le Devoir' termed him as the patriarch of Haitian song.

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