DJ Tira has confirmed to ZAlebs that Big Nuz member R Mashesha is not dead. The rumour has been making the rounds on Twitter, with some people already sending their condolences to the singer's family. But it turns out this is just another distateful rumour, as Tira flatly denied it when we contacted him.
Speaking on the alleged death, Tira said: "It's not true. He [R Mashesha] is not dead."
This is not the first time that the band member has been "killed" on social media. Oh, what a nasty rumour this is. People need to stop it already. Grow up, guys. Come on!
Tira even took to Twitter to set the record striaght.
R MASHESHA IS OK NGIHLELI NAYE LA PLS STOP THIS! YOU DISTURBING US WE WORKING ON A SUPA RECORD!!!— [email protected] (@DJTira) February 24, 2015