House music producer DJ Sumbody has died

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Artist and Musician Oupa John Sefoka popularly known as DJ Sumbody has died. His management team confirmed that the DJ died in the early hours of Sunday morning.

His death is currently under investigation. Fans have taken to social media to convey their condolences to the Amapiano hit maker. DJ Sumbody shot to fame in 2018 with his hit track “Monate Mpolaye”.

Family spokesperson Mmanake Mokotimi also confirmed the passing of the DJ but was reluctant to share more details.

Mokotimi says more information will be shared with the public during the course of the day.

Meanwhile, social media users have taken to Twitter to send their condolence and to the Sefoka family and friends. 

Born on the 9th of June in the 1980s, DJ Sumbody is a renowned South African DJ and music artist.

In 2018, the DJ dropped the song titled Monate Mpolaye, shaking the South African music scene. He has also dropped several albums that include Ashi Nthwela.

DJ Sumbody has collaborated with a number of artists including kwaito legend Thebe, DJ Tira and Casper Nyovest.

Beyond the music, a businessman that also founded AyepAyep Lifestyle lounge.-Additional reporting by Pearl Magubane