South African Hip-hop star ProKid, 37, dead after ‘severe seizure šŸ˜°


South African rapperĀ Linda MkhizeĀ popularly known asĀ ProKidĀ is dead.

The legendary rapper died on Wednesday night after suffering severe seizures. He was 37.


Times LiveĀ disclosed that ProKidā€™s family released a statement early Thursday morning, their first since he passed on.

An excerpt of the statement reads:

The legendary SA hip-hop artist affectionately known as ProKid ā€¦ 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 8.38pmā€¦Further details will be furnished as soon as his family has gathered.ā€ The grieving family have also asked for privacy during this trying time.

Following his shocking demise, fans and celebrities have poured out tributes via social media.

See some tweets Below: