Award-winning rapper Linda 'ProKid' Mkhize dies

File: Award-winning rapper Linda 'ProKid' Mkhize has been laid to rest.

File: Award-winning rapper Linda 'ProKid' Mkhize has been laid to rest.

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JOHANNESBURG - Award-winning rapper Linda 'ProKid' Mkhize has died. 

The 37-year-old hip hop artist suffered a severe seizure on Wednesday night.

It's believed Mkhize was visiting friends when he collapsed and died.

The Soweto-born artist is known for rapping in a mixture of vernacular and English.

Fellow artists and fans have taken to social media to pay tribute to the artist.