Cape Town - Music legend Robbie Malinga died on Monday.
The renowned music producer was responsible for shaping the careers of artists like Brown Dash, Kabelo, Arthur Mafokate and Mzekezeke.
The 49-year old had been battling a life-threatening illness.
According to reports he was admitted to hospital in June, where it was found he had an iron deficiency and suffered from anaemia.
We remember the musician's life in photos:
1. Robbie Malinga marries Anne Modubu on 24 November 2012 at Glenburn Lodge in Muldersdrift, South Africa.
2. Robbie Malinga and Musa during the celebration party of the 21st Annual South African Music Awards nominees on 12 March 2015 at Cocoon in Johannesburg, South Africa.
3. Robbie Malinga and Zahara attends the SAMA 2016 nominations on 21 April 2016 in Johannesburg South Africa.
4. Robbie Malinga during the announcement of the nominees for the 15th Metro FM Music Awards on 15 January 2016 at The Campus in Johannesburg, South Africa.
5. Robbie Malinga and Anne Modubu during the 2016 Metro FM Music Awards (MMAs) at iNkosi Albert Luthuli ICC on 27 February 2016 in Durban, South Africa.
6. Robbie Malinga with Musa during Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's 80th Milestone Celebration at the Emperors Palace on 26 September 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
7. Musician Robbie Malinga during an interview about the launch of his new album on 5 November 2016 in Johannesaburg, South Africa.