“Starting the year with a loss of a radio legend. RIP Chilli M, your contribution to the radio industry will never go unnoticed nor will it ever be forgotten!”
Tributes are pouring in for radio veteran, Chilli M, who died on Thursday at a Johannesburg hospital.
The former Ukhozi FM DJ was rushed to hospital on Thursday morning and died later that day.
A close friend of Chilli's, Isaac Sithole, confirmed to TshisaLIVE that he died from natural causes and will be buried next week Saturday.
Since the news of the host's death, fans have flooded social media with tributes to the radio personality.
— Themba L Masondo🇿🇦 (@Themba777) January 3, 2020
— 𝕴𝖓𝖉𝖑𝖔𝖛𝖚𝖐𝖆𝖟𝖎🕯️📿🌟🔮 (@Mpumza2828) January 3, 2020
Just heard the devastating news that Chilli M, Vukani is no more. This is so sad man! Eish
— Macfarlane Moleli🇮🇹 (@macmoleli) January 3, 2020
RIP Chilli M one of the greatest to ever do it,a true inspiration💔 pic.twitter.com/UTybtHgsSi
— KingSfiso (@kingsfiso) January 3, 2020
Starting the year with a loss of a radio legend 😨💔💔… RIP Chilli M your contribution to the Radio industry will never go unnoticed nor will it ever be forgotten! pic.twitter.com/maDhKrciiw
— Mrs Messi 🐐 (@JacintaNgobese) January 3, 2020