Here’s the latest video from Killer Kau before his death.
Amapiano artists Killer Kau and Mpura have died
Sources confirmed to EBNewsDaily that the pair were involved in a fatal car accident, on their way to a gig in Rustenburg.
Just before the news was confirmed, others speculated that fellow Amapiano star Kabza De Small had also died because he was with them the day before, but he has since spoken out and assured his fans that he is alive and well.
The cause of the accident is not yet known.
In a video making rounds on social media, The Tholukuth hitmaker is heard talking about death. He said he’s worried that people will bury him and go drink while he’s at the cemetery being thirsty.
Social media tributes for Mpura and Killer Kau
Tributes have been pouring in from all social media platforms. Fellow artists and other local stars have been expressing their shock and sadness over the news.
“Didn’t know Mpura personally but I, along with the rest of Mzansi, knew his work and the evident work ethic. Delivering hit after hit, putting AmaPiano lyricists on the map. I send my condolences to his family and to his friends who knew him and have lost a brother,” said musician Zano.
Rapper Riky Rick also reacted to the news on his Instagram, particularly paying tribute to Mpura.
“Rest In Peace our Mpura. You were the happiest person in every room, your spirit was what we needed in our lives, selfless, humble and loving. Love you so much my brother. Thank you for everything you did while you were still here. Gonna miss you so much bro. Im sorry your journey had to end like this. Condolences to the family and the friends, we loved you so much bro. Lala Kahle,” he wrote.