'He put his heart into something no matter how scary, he would commit 100%'

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's long-time manager pays tribute to the man that was like a brother to him.

I worked with Johnny for over 32 years.

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's manager

We knew it was inevitable but it has been a great shock.

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's manager

He is someone we are going to miss dearly. he was a humble, wonderful person.

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's manager

Quin says the music icon loved his family and put them first.

When he put his heart into something no matter how scary, he would commit 100%, and he did that with everything in his life.

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's manager

Quin says it was tough in the early years when the SABC refused to play Clegg's music and they were harassed by the apartheid security police.

Johnny was detained, we had our passports taken, the police would follow us around and harass us.

Roddy Quin, Johnny Clegg's manager

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