SOUTH African rapper Riky Rick is a hip-hop pioneer who was best known for his songs Sondela, Stay Shining, and Boss Zonke. The South African rapper died on Wednesday 23 February 2022 at the age of 34.
- He was also a fashion icon, songwriter, singer, composer, actor, and entrepreneur.
- Following his death, tributes have been flooding social media.
The rapper dropped his debut album Family Values in the year 2015 and he was recognized as platinum in the Recording Industry of South Africa and sold 50,000 copies. In this article, we’ll take a look at Riky Rick’s cause of death, biography, net worth, wife, and children.
South African Rapper Riky Rick Death
His family confirmed members that the rapper passed away in the early morning hours of February 23rd, 2022, in Johannesburg. He died at 34 at the dawn of the morning of February 23rd in Johannesburg.
Riky Rick Cause Of Death
However, the cause of his death has not been made public. It could be recalled that in the year 2020, the rapper came out about his struggles with depression following the death of his father. He enthralled the world with popular and hit songs like Sidlukotini, Amantombazane, and Boss Zonke.
Riky Rick Biography
Who Is Riky Rick? – Rikhado Muziwendlovu, also known as Riky Rick was a South African rapper, songwriter musician, singer, actor as well as entrepreneur, and also fashion designer.
Riky was born on June 20th, 1987, and was raised in the KwaMashu township in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Riky is the creator and owner of the record label Cotton Club Records and was also a part of Boyz N Bucks.
Riky Rick Wife
At the beginning of 2010, he got to know his partner Bianca Naidoo in Sandton, who later gave birth to Jordan Makhado. The couple were married and welcomed their first son Maik Daniel Makhado in the following year which was 2013.
Riky Rick Net Worth
The rapper has an estimated net worth that is around R56 Million.
Riky Rick Children
The rapper and his wife Bianca Naidoo have a son together but his wife also has a daughter from a previous relationship. Their son Maik Daniel Makhado was born in 2014, one year after they got married in 2013.
Career And Hit Songs
The rapper became famous when he released his first single, Nafukwa in 2014, and the singer was well-known for the hit songs Keep Shining, You and Me, and A Time To Love.
The singer-songwriter released his debut album Family Values in the year 2015 which was Platinum-certified by the Recording Industry of South Africa and sold 50,000 copies.