The Kwaito circle and SA music industry in general has suffered yet another tragic loss this past weekend. Fifth member of the legendary Kwaito group Trompies, Mjokes Matsane has passed away.
The star died in a car crash in the early hours on Sunday, 23 May 2021.
Spokesperson Venolia Ganess announced the news of the icon’s death.
“It is with regret and sadness that we announce that our director and the fifth member of Trompies, Emmanuel Mojalefa Matsane passed away in a car accident. The accident happened in the early hours of this morning after a performance with Trompies.”
However, many South Africans have taken to their social media to send their condolences to the deceased family.
See tributes from Mzansi:
— Tumie❤ (@Tumani_ntombi) May 23, 2021
It is with great sadness to learn of the passing of Kwaito group, Trompies member, Mjokes. It is reported that Mjokes (Emmanuel Matsane) died in a car accident after a performance in Meadowlands. Condolences to his friends, family and fans. pic.twitter.com/Us9YzbTbnh
— SAMRO (@SAMROMusic) May 23, 2021
— Kaya 959 (@KayaON959) May 24, 2021
May his beautiful soul rip🙏
— TEEKAYFINEST (@TEEKAYFINEST1) May 23, 2021
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