2018 has been a challenging year in the South African hip hop sphere. After the loss of ProKid, yet another legend has passed away. At age 38, Jabulani Tsambo famously known as HHP (Hip Hop Pantsula) passed away.
News of his untimely passing was confirmed by the late rapper's wife, Lerato Sengadi. The cause of death hasn't been confirmed yet.
HHP is the the pioneering artist of Motswako. Motswako is a South African hip hop genere which has been carried on by the likes of Khuli Chana, Cassper Nyovest, and Fifi Cooper to name a few. A successful hip hop artist, Jabba had hits such as 'Bosso', 'Lekoko La Lekoko', and 'Tswaka'.
At the time of his death he had released an EP called 'Feels Good To Be Back'. Many artists from the hip hop community have sent out their condolences.
May his soul rest in peace.