The singer And Idols Star Thami Shobede Dies – Singer and Idols SA runner-up Thami Shobede has died at age 31, his record label Gallo Records confirmed.
Thami Shobede is said to have died at Kalafong Hospital in Pretoria on Thursday morning.
“Gallo Record Company is extremely saddened and shocked to learn of the sudden passing of one of our artists Simphiwe Thamsanqa Shobede, fondly know as Thami,” general manager at Gallo Records, Robert Cowling, said.
The singer with the golden voice and Season 12 Idols SA runner up was only 31 years of age. There are no specific details or facts at this time we will wait on Thami’s family who will be issuing a formal statement shortly.
“We don’t have any other specific details or facts at this time, and kindly request that everybody please respect the wishes of Thami’s family who will be issuing a formal statement shortly.“