A young and upcoming Zimdancehall artist has reportedly died after a short illness.
Social media reports claim that Young Dollar died on Sunday after apparently ingesting poisoned beer.
Other Zimdancehall artists have expressed shock and sadness over the budding artist’s demise. They took to Instagram to express their sorrow.
ZimCelebs broke the news on Instagram:
Sad Day for the arts industry. Young Dollar is No more. Rest in Peace Fam you will forever be cherished
Enzo Ishall wrote:
No… You not serious, how, he was there with me on stage, what are u people saying.
Jah Signal said he was with the deceased artist a few days back. He wrote:
Eishhhhhhh this sad indeed munhu watai Jamba naye ma speaker this Saturday here
Enzo Ishall is the stage name of Zimbabwean musician and Zimdancehall artist Stephen Kudzanai Mamhere. Enzo Ishall is popular for his hit songs "Kanjiva" and "Handirare Kuden Kwenyu." The songs were produced by Mbare based record label Chill Spot Records. Read More About Enzo Ishall
Jah Signal is a Zimdancehall artiste who rose to fame in 2011, with the release of the song Honour Ladies. Read More About Jah Signal
Zimdancehall, is a Zimbabwean music genre with roots in the Jamaican tradition of reggae. The genre is known for its hard-hitting lyrics which often encompass social commentary on issues like poverty, unemployment and drug abuse. Read More About Zimdancehall