Popular hip-hop DJ Dimplez, real name Boitumelo Athiel Mooi, passed on Sunday.
His family released a statement saying he had a sudden brain haemorrhage and collapsed on Saturday. The Mooi family also requested some privacy as they deal with the tragic passing.
Riky Rick’s family lay him to rest at a private funeral following his suicide last week. The award-winning artist suffered from chronic depression.
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Tributes have been pouring in from social media.
— #POPBOTTLES (@POPBOTTLES_ENT) March 6, 2022
Another music heavyweight has fallen. What a sad day😒😒😒
Dj Dimples pic.twitter.com/lCzfgrM4rr
— ⚡Nonduku👑🇿🇦 (@Nkosi_Shebi) March 6, 2022
RIP DJ Dimples 🕊 pic.twitter.com/cBNACEHlre
— 𝕶𝖆𝖗𝖆𝖇𝖔 彡★ (@karabeast24) March 6, 2022
DJ Dimplez has sadly passed away. Brother had a stroke whilst playing his set last night. Didn’t make it 🙏🏽🕊💔
Brain Aneurysm to be exact. 💔💔💔
This feels like a nightmare.. I can’t believe it
RIP DJ Dimples
RIP Riky Rick
— Da Publicist 🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦 (@Da_Publicist7) March 6, 2022
"If we live, we live for the Lord, and if we die, we die for the Lord. Therefore, whether we live or die, we belong to God" . . . Romans 14:8
GOD GIVES AND HE TAKES, RIP brother Dj Dimples😢🙏 pic.twitter.com/ZT43v8WHsY
— Mxjor_Media_Pictures_sa (@boybehindbars99) March 6, 2022
— activated (@SiyaThe96King) March 6, 2022