South Africa's hip hop industry is in mourning today after news broke of rapper HHP's death earlier today,

HHP's wife‚ Lerato Sengadi confirmed his death to SowetanLIVE, stating: "Yes‚ yes it's true. I am with the family at the moment."

While details surrounding the stars death are yet to be confirmed, The Daily Sun reported that the star had tried to kill himself three times previously in an interview in 2016.

Amongst many others, AKA took to twitter to send his condolences.

Keep an eye on Pulse for further details.

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