Tragic: Legendary South African Hiphop Star ProKid Is Dead

Multiple award-winning South African rapper Linda Mkhize popularly known as ProKid is dead. The 37-year-old rapper died on Wednesday night after suffering severe seizures.

The rapper was a major force to reckon with in the South African Hip-hop movement and hugely considered a legend of the genre.

ProKid’s family have since released a statement early this morning, confirming the passing of the musician.

An excerpt of the statement reads:

The legendary SA hip-hop artist affectionately known as ProKid … passed away on Wednesday. He suffered a severe seizure attack while visiting friends and paramedics were called in to assist. They did their best to revive him to no avail and called his time of death at 8.38pm…Further details will be furnished as soon as his family has gathered.” The grieving family have also asked for privacy during this trying time.

Following his shocking demise, fans and celebrities have poured out tributes via social media.

Check out some tweets from his fellow South African artistes.

 

 

 

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