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23 Jan 2018
11:09 am

Twitter reacts to Bra Hugh’s passing


Masekela lost his battle to prostate cancer today, 23 January.

Hugh Masekela, dubbed the father of South African jazz, has passed away aged 78.

His outspoken views and legendary musical talent has prompted a great sadness among reactions to his death on social media platform Twitter.

His music influenced and inspired countless people, both locally and internationally.

Here are some of the reactions from Masekela fans mourning his passing:

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