Popular Twitter user @AdvoBarryRoux have listed top South African rappers and artists who have died just within a space of two years, and questioned why it is happening.
The artists named were Killer Kau, Lil Meri, Ricky Rick, DJ Sumbody, DJ Pencil, Vusi Ma R5, AKA, Mampintsha, Costa Titch, DJ Citi and DJ Dimplez.
Four of the artists died as a result of being shot, four died from illness, Riky Rick died by suicide, Killer Kau died by accident while Costa Titch’s death remains to be announced.
What is going on in South Africa?— Man’s NOT Barry Roux (@AdvoBarryRoux) March 12, 2023
Killer Kau 🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️
Lil Meri 🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️
Vusi Ma R5🕊🕊️🕊️🕊️
Dj Citi 🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️
Dj Dimplez 🕊️🕊️🕊️🕊️
The music industry is falling apart.
AKA He was shot by a woman bafethu watch the video again closely. #RIPakaworldwide Nota Tibz #RIPKiernan pic.twitter.com/9c4tjUydEY— Wysic (@Wysic_Beats) February 14, 2023