Kwaito star Tsekeleke dies

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Kwaito star Mixon Tholo, popularly known as Tsekeleke has died.

Kwaito star Mixon Tholo, popularly known as Tsekeleke has died.

 

 

JOHANNESBURG - Kwaito star Mixon Tholo, popularly known as Tsekeleke, has died.

He passed away in a Vosloorus hospital on Tuesday night.

 

Tsekeleke was diagnosed with diabetes and had been in and out of hospital since last year.

He was rushed to hospital on Monday after undergoing a procedure on his leg.

 

Tsekeleke is known for his hit single "Fatty Boom Boom".

 

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa paid tribute to the artist, describing him as sensational and avant-garde.