South African Rapper Pro Kid Was Shot Dead.
News of Award winning, hip-hop craftsman Linda “ProKid” Mkhize’s passing has sent shockwaves through the country on Thursday morning.
ProKid’s family affirmed the news through a media proclamation after an overflowing of tributes from fans and prominent identities rose via web-based networking media.
“The incredible SA hip-hop craftsman lovingly known as ProKid of Hip-Hop passed away on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Details on what led to the shooting is still unclear. An update will follow soon.
The announcement went ahead to include that ProKid’s family asked for protection as they endeavored to process the catastrophe.
“Additionally points of interest will be outfitted when his family has assembled.” South African Rapper Prokid Shot Dead
ProKid, who was thought to be one of the “pioneers” of hip-hop in SA will be recollected to his commitment to the business and for hits, for example, Ghetto Science and Uthini Ngo Pro.
In the mean time, a great many fans have filled Twitter with ardent tributes in ProKid’s respect. South African Rapper Prokid Shot Dead.
See Their Sad Tweets Below.
Dankie San you made ghetto metaphors and punchlines seem effortless, you birthed a whole generation of spitters that were inspired by your style. A rap pioneer, word engineer top 5 dead or alive. #RipProKid and condolences to your family. pic.twitter.com/NhDo19QUTJ
— SlikourOnLife (@slikouron) August 9, 2018
Praying the news is not true, but If it is then my brother I wish you safe passage into heaven. You were indeed a pioneer, a legend and one incredible Emcee. For the record I never considered you a ProKid but rather a ProKing! #RIPProKid #RipPRO #RIPLindaMkhize ?? pic.twitter.com/XgG9GzixFv
— ProVerb (@ProVerbMusic) August 8, 2018
You inspired me to get involved in the SA hip hop culture for the purpose of putting our hood on the map. Ngiybonga for ukusivulela eMashona.
JANGALALA Representer. #1 Soweto Boy. ?????
— Tweezy (@TweezyZA) August 9, 2018
“Nigcwel' uSoulja Boy ngathi nikwi-exile, an'buy' ezweni,
And YOOOOUUUUU blomera ver, whoa, ithi ngin'khumbuzeni”
— Prince Mopheme (@PrinceMopheme) August 9, 2018
— Terry Pheto (@TerryPheto) August 8, 2018
My heart just sank ?#RIPProKid
— Bonganjalo (@Thandaza_Tatsi) August 8, 2018
May his beloved soul rest in peace
— Dₐᵣₜₕ ᵥₐdₑᵣ ? (@sphethomafia) August 8, 2018