SA Hip-Hop artist ProKid (Pic: IOL)

The South African hip-hop fraternity will come together at Zone 6 venue in Diepkloof, Soweto to honour and celebrate the life of Linda ‘PRO’ Mkhize in a tribute concert including the best of South Africa’s hip-hop artists and DJ’s.

The line-up includes AKA, HHP, Kwesta, Cassper Nyovest, K.O., Gigi LaMayne, Reason, Skwatta Kamp, Da Les, Stogie-T, Amunishn, L-Tido, Rouge, JR, Nadia Nakai, Jub Jub, Kid-X, Ma-E, Blaklez, Red Button, Yanga, Zubz, Ntukza, P Dot O, Nveigh, Solo and the BETR gang, Nothende, Max-Hoba and F-Eezy.

DJ line-up includes Citi Lyts, DJ Fresh, Vigilante, Major League DJs, DJ Dimplez, DJ Capital, DJ Switch, P Kuttah, C-live, DJ 1D, DJ Milkshake, Ms Cosmo, P-Kuttah, DJ Mr X, DJ ZanD , DJ Rizz and DJ Zai Maya.

The event will be hosted by MC’s Moozlie, Lee Kasumba, Lootlove and Sandile GQ on Sunday, August 26.

The 37-year-old rapper died on Wednesday, August 8, due to a rare cause of bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract.

His funeral service will be held at the UJ Soweto Campus from 8 am on Sunday and will depart for the Westpark Cemetery at 11 am where he would be laid to rest.

Tickets are available from Computicket from R100 for general access and R250 for VIP. 

* All proceeds from the concert will go into an education fund for Mkhize daughter Nonkanyezi.

The rapper will be laid at the Westpark Cemetry on Sunday, August 19.

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