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Tributes pour in for 65 year old Amapiano Gogo Gee Six Five #RIPGeeSixFive

It was just 2 weeks ago, when Stacey and J Sbu had an interview with Gee Six Five who was riding on her name fame, after releasing what was dubbed a hit single at the age of 65.

Gee Six Five

Her single, ‘Obani Lababantu – which is sung in isiZulu, had gone viral and was even topping the iTunes music charts. Thousands of South Africans streamed and shared the song. She also became a meme on social media solidifying her social media sensation status.

She recently received her Masters and was working towards her PhD at the time of her passing.

Gee Six Five

Friends, family and fans, including Duduzane Zuma and actress Nelisiwe Sibiya, have flooded social media with tributes to the star and messages of condolences to her family.

In other news - Amapiano Gogo Gee Six Five has died #RIPGeeSixFive

The 65-year-old academic and amapiano star Olpha “Gee Six Five” Selepe has died, just weeks after finding fame across Mzansi with her hit single Obani Labantu. Learn more

Source: East coast radio