News of Mandoza’s death has on Sunday afternoon sent shockwaves through the nation.
The kwaito legend’s death has been confirmed by his family‚ who have said that the star fell ill on Saturday night.
Mandoza died in hospital on Sunday around midday.
As news of the kwaito star’s death spreads fans have inundated social media with an outpouring of tributes for their icon.
The Nkalakatha hitmaker was suffering from a renewed cancer scare‚ after first being diagnosed with cancer in 2015.
Last week Mandoza’s family confirmed through a press statement that the singer had tragically lost his sight due to a tumour which was found in his brain. Despite his ailing condition a determined Mandoza performed for fans at the recent Thank You SABC concert last weekend.