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LIVESTREAM: HHP’s Memorial Service Is Currently Underway

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Family, friends and fans of Jabulani Tsambo, also known as HHP are gathering in Newtown, Johannesburg today to pay tribute to the late musician. The veteran Hip Hop artist passed away last week Wednesday allegedly succumbing to suicide and ultimately taking his own wife.

Hosted by Stoane Seate and Lee Kusumba, the memorial service is live streamed by eNCA and has seen speakers each take a turn to celebrate the life of Jabba.

Some of the speakers included his childhood friends, his cousin Zanele Tsambo and Prof from Motswako group, Bafitlile. His wife, Lerato Sengodi also spoke of her love for him and how she will fight for his legacy and honour, even in death.

From the industry, Cassper Nyovest, Kabomo, Amu and SugarSmakxx were also some who shared fond memories about Jabba’s strong will and tenacious attitude. 

Another memorial service will be held in his hometown of Mafikeng on Thursday. His funeral will be on Saturday. 

Live Stream the memorial service. 

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AKA Chats Platinum Plaques & Redefining What Accolades Mean To Him

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We recently caught up with the Supa Mega, AKA who celebrated a huge milestone last week. The multi talented rapper and businessman hosted an intimate gathering to receive his several plaques for the outstanding work he did on his album, Touch My Blood.

He received a platinum plaque for both Touch My Blood and Fela In Versace featuring Kiddominant and gold for both Beyonce and StarSigns featuring Stogie T. This is a major deal!

Supa Mega has been on a winning streak

Supa Mega has been on a winning streak since 2016 with him releasing his joint project with Anatii which included several music videos. He had also been on his Supa Mega Tour and when that ended came the Touch My blood tour. This saw the rapper hard at work so it’s understandable that he is a little burnt out.  

“I’m tired. Not physically tired, I’m just more emotionally tired, spiritually tired, mentally tired but it’s okay because we did what we came to do. I poured my heart and soul into the album and people really could feel that”, he expresses. And the results have paid off because the accolades and the recognition he has received since this album was released has been the most he has received since he began his career.

On how he is redefining what accolades mean to him

He shared some insights on how he has remained relevant for as long as he had. He touched on authenticity as one of the key things that artists have to uphold to stay winning.

“Just make what you need to make and put it out there. People recognize and appreciate authenticity. Just be authentic, be original and be sincere and heartfelt,” he says.

It’s been a while since AKA has submitted for any awards and he mentioned that he is considered it since he has the number one selling album in the country. But he questioned the motive to get involved in the awards when he has already won the hearts of many South Africans. The platinum plaque is proof of that.

“Isn’t the award to be the highest played artist? Isn’t the award to be the most booked artist? Isn’t the award to have people f*ck with your music?”.

These are very important questions and no doubt something that artists on the come up can question about the product they put out. Well done Supa Mega. 

Peep the rest of the interview! 

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