FAMILY OF DJ DIMPLEZ CONFIRMS HIS DEATH
The family of DJ Dimplez confirmed the hip-hop artist’s death via a statement. DJ Dimplez has passed away after a sudden brain haemorrhage on Sunday 6 March.
“It is with deep sadness that the Mooi family announces the untimely passing of Boitumelo Athiel Mooi, popularly known as DJ Dimplez,” the family confirmed to Channel 24.
The family asks for respect and space as they process the “tragic passing” of the DJ.
The DJ is currently at the top of the Twitter trends list as tributes and condolences pour in for his family.
“Oh Tumi… such a sweet, sweet soul. ,” commented Bonang Matheba.
“This is too much!!! Rest in Power Dimples ,” tweeted @ChadSaaiman.
“Rest In Peace Dimplez #RIPDJDimplez,” tweeted @slikouron.
“Rest in perfect peace Dimples / Dimplez,” tweeted @MichaelBucwa.
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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE DJ
- The DJ was known for his hits Way Up featuring Cassper Nyovest as well as his feature on Riky Rick’s Amantombazane.
- He was the brains behind Popping Bottles – one of the most successful events in Johannesburg.
- The DJ started his career back in 2004 and landed himself a slot on Metro FM which was presented by T’bo Touch and included DJ Milkshake.