South African Artist, Riky Rick Passes Away aged 34

27th February 2022

A pioneer of South African music, Riky Rick, real name Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado passed away Wednesday morning in Johannesburg his family confirmed in an official statement.

A pioneer of music, fashion and artistry in South Africa and throughout the continent, Riky Rick was loved by fans all over after rising to fame in 2015 following the release of single Nafukwa.

Sama-nominated, Riky Rick leaves behind a legacy that contributed to the success of a number of premier artists in South Africa’s music scene, earning him the moniker of ‘father of the youth’ for his well-documented efforts of nurturing and developing young musical talent.

The Makhado family have requested privacy during this period and has said details of his funeral will be shared with fans soon.

Written by Meli

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