South African rapper, Linda Mkhize popularly known as ProKid has passed away.
The legendary 37 year old who was one of the country’s biggest rap acts died on Wednesday night after suffering severe seizures.
The news about his demise was made known by his family in a statement released and it 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.
#ProKid was a multiple awards winning and a pioneer hip-hop artiste in South Africa.