Rapper Flabba stabbed to death.
Singer and rapper Nkululeko Habedi, who was also known by his stage name Flabba, has been stabbed to death. In a tweet, South African police confirmed that he had “passed away” and that a woman was in custody. Flabba formed one of the biggest hip-hop groups in South Africa – Skwatta Kamp – with friends from his youth and they released six albums together.
His bandmate, Sello “Nemza” Mofokeng, announced the musician’s death on his Facebook page. “It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the saddest news this morning that one of my brothers, Flabba, has passed away,” Nemza wrote. “May his soul RIP, he will never be forgotten. Gone too soon with so much potential still. Will always love him. “Life is a precious gift and he lived every breath with a full heart.” According to Flabba’s Facebook, he was working on new music and had last released a free download in December.