Big Nuz member R Mashesha dies
Big Nuz member “R Mashesha”, real name Sibusiso Khomo, passed away on Friday after a long illness.
This was confirmed by Afrotainment boss DJ Tira.
It is with deep sadness that I inform you of R. Mashesha's death. Sibusiso Khomo passed away today (Friday 07 August). RIP sosha .— DJ Tira (@DJTira) August 7, 2015
Twitter has since been filled with tributes and condolences for the musician.
Big Nuz’s new album ‘For The Fans’ dropped today.... May you rest in peace R Mashesha. Terrible loss. Prayers UP!!— Bonang B* Matheba (@bonang_m) August 7, 2015
Strength my dawg RT @DJTira: with deep sadness that I inform you of R. Mashesha’s death. Sibusiso Khomo passed away today. RIP sosha .— DJ Fresh (Big Dawg) (@DJFreshSA) August 7, 2015
My condolences to Mashesha aka Dollar R from big nuz to your friends and family we are with you in this difficult time #RipdollarR— RSA Min of Sport (@MbalulaFikile) August 7, 2015
R.I.P Kwaito soldier R.MASHESHA— #TheOne (@djcleo1) August 7, 2015
The Durban based group, Biz Nuz, is made up of Mandla Maphumulo aka Mampintsha, Mzi Tshomela aka Danger and the late Sbu Khomo aka R Mashesha.