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Birth nameJosée Helihanta Ramahavalisoa
GenresPop music
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter
Years active1983–present

Josée Helihanta Ramahavalisoa, better known by her stage name Poopy, is a Malagasy pop singer who began singing in 1983.[1] Lonely Planet declared Poopy a "national treasure".[2] She has been active in educating young mothers about breastfeeding their infants as a "nutrition ambassador" for UNICEF.[3]

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  1. ^ J. F. Razanamiadana (July 23, 2002). "A show-biz divas journey to fame, and fortune". www.madonline.com. Archived from the original on October 20, 2013. Retrieved November 26, 2012.
  2. ^ Madagascar and Comoros. Lonely Planet. 2008. p. 37. ISBN 978-1-74104-608-3.
  3. ^ Reuters. "MADAGASCAR: Pop icon 'Poopy' is the 'breastfeeding ambassador'". ITN Source. Retrieved June 18, 2014.