It is with a heavy heart that we are reporting on the passing away of Hip-Hop star HHP (38).
Publicist Lerato Sengadi, HHP's wife, confirmed the news to TshisaLIVE from the scene on Wednesday afternoon.
"Yes, yes, it's true. I am with the family at the moment," said a traumatised Sengadi. The death has also been confirmed by HHP's booking agent, Ofentse Mothusi, that the musician passed away at about 12:00 on Wednesday.
Details surrounding his untimely death are still unclear.
Fellow music industry heavyweights have already started expressing their grief on social media.
This can’t be true. No ways 💔— R.M Phoolo (@CassperNyovest) October 24, 2018
Just heard the most terrible news ... another icon gone too soon. 💔— AKA (@akaworldwide) October 24, 2018
Bad News for HIP HOP TODAY.— Da L.E.S (@2freshLES) October 24, 2018