AKA shot dead!
AKA shot dead!The South African music industry is in mourning following the sudden and shocking death of rapper AKA, whose real name was Kiernan Forbes. The 35-year-old artist was reportedly shot and killed outside a popular restaurant in Durban’s Florida Rd.
According to ALS paramedics, they were called to the scene of the shooting just after 10.15 pm on Friday, where they found two men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Tragically, the first man was declared dead at the scene and the second man, believed to be AKA’s bodyguard, passed away despite advanced life support intervention due to the extent of his injuries.
The motive for the shooting remains unclear and the police are investigating the incident. The road where the shooting took place was closed off to assist with the investigation.
AKA was widely regarded as one of South Africa’s most talented rappers, having produced and written many hit songs over the course of his career. Some of his most popular songs include “Fela In Versace,” “Baddest,” and many others.
The rapper was a proud father to his daughter, Kairo, who he shared with DJ Zinhle. He was also in a relationship with rapper Nadia Nakai.
AKA’s death is a huge loss to the music industry and has sent shockwaves through the community. He was a beloved artist who touched the lives of many people through his music and inspired countless others to pursue their dreams.
The South African music community has come together to mourn the loss of one of their own and to remember the incredible contributions that AKA made to the industry. Fans have taken to social media to express their shock and sadness, and to share their memories of the rapper and the impact that his music had on their lives.
The music industry will undoubtedly feel the absence of AKA’s talent, creativity, and passion for years to come. He was a true artist who used his voice to make a difference and to bring joy to others.
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It’s always devastating to lose someone so young and full of potential. AKA’s death is a tragic reminder of how fleeting life can be and how important it is to cherish every moment.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to AKA’s family, friends, and fans during this difficult time. May he rest in peace and may his legacy continue to inspire and bring happiness to people for years to come.