The news of his passing was confirmed to the media by his publicist Lerato Sengadi.
Details surrounding the hip-hop veteran’s death were still sketchy.
Jabulani Tsambo‚ who was popularly known as HHP‚ had in the past opened up about suffering from depression.
Those close to the star, including AKA, flooded Twitter with messages of condolences on Wednesday.
Bad News for HIP HOP TODAY.
— Da L.E.S (@2freshLES) October 24, 2018
No. It can't be true about HHP. I refuse.
— #JusticeForKwasa (@ZayaLoves) October 24, 2018
Guys HHP is nomore?
— Thaso💰 (@ThasoHTX) October 24, 2018