Veteran SA hip-hop star ‘Pro Kid’ dies after ‘severe seizure’


Award winning South African hip-hop artist Linda Mkhize, better known as Pro Kid, has died. The hip-hop star suffered “a severe seizure attack whilst visiting friends,” his family said in a statement released late on Wednesday night.


According to the family, paramedics were called to assist Mkhize but failed to revive him. He was pronounced dead at 20.38.


Some of the pioneering artist’s better-known songs include the hits Abagcwali and Ghetto Science.



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