BREAKING: South African Singer, Ben Sharpa Is Dead

BREAKING: South African Singer, Ben Sharpa Is Dead
July 26
12:54 2018

Is Ben Sharpa Really Dead?. News reaching our news desk has that Popular South African Hip Hop artiste and rapper, Ben Sharpa is dead.

As at the time of writing this report the cause of his death have not being confirmed by our reporter.

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Biography of Ben Sharpa

Who Is Ben Sharpa? Ben sharpa born 25 march 1977 in Soweto, but spent his childhood in Chicago, US. His first contact with hip hop was in 1985 but only started rapping when he was in high school. When Ben came back to South Africa in 1993 for the first free elections.

Soon he was a regular face in the hip hop scenes and quickly set about establishing himself as a major force in the underground, forming cult crews GroundWorks and Audio Visual. Ben sharpa raps about the issues that affect society; social consciousness, politics, hustle to survive and conspiracy theories.

In 2001 he shared the stage with Black Thought, Mr. Len and Jean Grae. In 2003, Ben Sharpa won a freestyle battle competition sponsored by South African cellular network, MTN. This gave him nationwide exposure as well as international exposure in countries like Holland, Belgium, England, and Switzerland.

In 2007 he suffered a health problem, which kept him in a coma for a while. He recovered and came back to the game with new inspirations. He worked with artists such as Immortal Technique, Jonzi D, Black Thought and Talib kweli to name a few.

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