South African Hip-Hop artist Riky ‘Ricky’ Makhado has passed at the age of 34. The tragic news which occurred in Johannesburg was confirmed by his family this afternoon the 23rd of February 2022. It is reported that he passed by suicide.
A fashion icon and a music trailblazer, Riky Rick was known across the globe for nurturing young musical talent.
New information points that the South African Rapper suffered from years of depression.
A groundswell of sympathies from high profile South Africans filled Twitter once news of his passing broke out.
Our hearts go out to the bereaved family and may Riky Rik find rest and ease in the bosom of our Father. Rest well.