Johannesburg – Many fans took to social media on Wednesday to remember South African jazz musician Ray Phiri.
News of the legendary star’s death came on Wednesday morning. Ray, who was 70-years-old, suffered from lung cancer and had recently been admitted to a hospital in Nelspruit.
Sharing his memories of the late muso, one Twitter user wrote: “He taught us not to retreat or through his song ‘Singajindi majita’.”
"A music giant has fallen," another added.
Take a look at some other posts remembering Ray here:
A musical Genius,legend..with a melodical voice #RipRayPhiri
— Eric Khoza (@Pappas5683) July 12, 2017
— IG: Club808_ig (@Club808) July 12, 2017
— ??Serero??Rocher?? (@Tshideigh3) July 12, 2017