Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala Death – We are extremely devastated to announce the death of Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala, who was Known affectionately as ‘Mages’. Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala passed away this morning as a result of an epileptic seizure at the age of 45. He was just lying in bed and there were no visible injuries on his body.
Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala was born Tokollo Tshabalala in Johannesburg on 14 October 1976. He was a student at St Stithians College and started his career as part of the group Mashsmplani in 1995 before later joining high school friends to form TKZee.
Tokollo ”Magesh’’ Tshabalala, member of kwaito band TKZee and the son of Stanley ‘Screamer’ Tshabalala, has died.
According to a statement issued by his family, the kwaito legend ‘passed away this morning as a result of an epileptic seizure’.The family has requested privacy during this difficult period.
Orlando Pirates, the former club of Tokollo’s father Stanley ‘Screamer’ Tshabalala, also issued a statement on social media.
”Orlando Pirates football club is saddened by the news of the passing of the son of Mr Stanley Tshabalala, Tokollo. Tokollo, who also goes by the name of Magesh, was a renowned musician, famously known for his song writing and being a member of the group TKZee. We convey our heartfelt and deepest sympathy to the Tshabalala family and pledge our profound moral support,’’ read the statement.
The funeral details will be announced in due course. – Expose Extreme SA wrote.
The SABC joins the rest of the country in mourning the passing of Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala, a member of SA’s famous Kwaito group: TKZee. His immense contribution to the entertainment industry will never be forgotten.
We extend our condolences to Tshabalala family, friends and fans. – SABC wrote.
Press Statement: The passing of Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala
It is with great sadness that the family wishes to confirm the passing of Tokollo ‘Magesh’ Tshabalala.
Magesh, as he was affectionately known, passed away this morning as a result of an epileptic seizure.
The family requests for privacy during this difficult period. – Sipho Ngwema wrote.
Shocked to hear about the passing away of Tokollo “Magesh” Tshabalala. 😭
Thank you for the music!
TKZee remains one of my favorite Kwaito groups in Mzansi. They elevated the genre to new heights.
My condolences to his family, close friends, colleagues & fans. 🙏🏾 – Busy Buzzer MuziQ wrpte