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Music producer DJ Sumbody shot dead in South Africa

Music Producer and Amapiano hitmaker, DJ Sumbody is dead. 

The South African hitmaker was shot dead in the early hours of Sunday in Johannesburg.

Local news platforms reported that DJ Sumbody and his entourage were traveling on Woodmead Road when unidentified shooters accosted their vehicle and sprayed it with a hail of bullets.

The entertainer and one of his bodyguards died instantly after being caught in the hail of bullets. A third person believed to be one of DJ Sumbody’s bodyguards is in critical condition after miraculously surviving the barrage of bullets. 

Prior to the attack, DJ Sumbody was due to perform at the All White Veuve Clicquot Picnic on Sunday.

Confirming the attack, the Police in Gauteng said they are searching for suspects and investigating circumstances that led to “a shooting in Woodmead”.

Writing by Fany Olumoye; Editing by Tony Okerafor