Cape Town — 2020 has taken another popular singer.
The kwaito star Nomasonto Maswanganyi, best known as Mshoza, has reportedly died at a Johannesburg hospital after a short illness .
She was 37.
She leaves behind a colourful legacy in the Mzansi music industry. Mshoza rose to fame with her smash hit Kortes in the early 2000s and performed as a dancer between 1998 and 1999.
In July, she reportedly caught the coronavirus but recovered from it.
She has been in the headlines quite a few times due to her obsession with skin-lightening and numerous short-lived marriages. She has been married three times and leaves behind two children. Celebrities and fans have expressed their shock and dismay over her untimely death.
Some of the tweets:
@Boity – Yoh, haai! Rest In eternal Peace, Mshoza.
More details to follow.