Johannesburg - The family of rapper Jabulani Tsambo -- better known as HHP in the music industry -- has requested privacy following news of the artist's death.
HHP died on Wednesday, a family spokesperson confirmed in a statement.
"It is with heavy hearts that we confirm that Jabulani Tsambo, known to his fans as Hip Hop Pantsula passed away today, Wednesday, 24 October 2018.
"At the time of his passing he was 38 years old. He is survived by his wife, his parents, two sisters, his son and nephew."
The family requested privacy during this time and added that further information would be communicated in due course.