Callers share moving tributes to HHP

Tributes continue to pour in for South African hip-hop legend Jabulani Tsambo, popularly known as HHP.

Tsambo died on Wednesday at the age of 38, his family confirmed.

Speaking to Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh, Siyabonga 'Slikour' Metane says he is sad by Tsambo's passing.

READ: 'He was crying out for help' - Sipho 'Hotstix' Mabuse pays tribute to HHP

But I think it is important to contextualise that Hip Hop was what it was and it was always a bunch of young kids, even when we were making it mainstream as Skwatta Kamp, Jabba was the first guy who literally had the street cred and could rap.

Siyabonga 'Slikour' Metane, Hip Hop Artist

TK, a caller says even though it has not been confirmed that Tsambo committed suicide or his death was because of depression, we need to talk about the issue of depression.

What is to going to take for people who are depressed to be taken seriously by people? Jabba himself spoke out about being depressed.

TK, caller

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