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Rhymes and beats: ProKid's sounds remembered

ProKid released his debut album 'Heads & Tails' in 2005. He has opened shows for international acts such as Busta Rhymes and 50Cent.

A video screengrab of the late ProKid.

JOHANNESBURG – Late hip-hop star Linda Mkhize, better known as ProKid, has been described as an extraordinary rap artist who used his music to document South Africa's township culture.

ProKid suffered a severe seizure. He died at the age of 37.

Known for his catchphrase Dankie Saan, ProKid released his debut album, Heads & Tails in 2005. He has opened shows for international acts such as Busta Rhymes and 50Cent.

His popular songs include Wozobona, Uthini Ngo Pro, Bhampa and more.

Take a listen to his top five tracks below:

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