‘Rest in peace king’ – Alaska’s Crazy Thibos passes away



Kwaito group Alaska have lost another member after Thabo “Thibos” Tsotetsi died.

The South African music industry is mourning as the Circumstances surrounding his cause of death have not been revealed yet.

According to Daily Sun, the legendary musician passed away on Sunday, September 11. His passing was confirmed by fellow group member Sphiwe “Picat” Sibeko.

Alaska still remains one of the county’s most celebrated Kwaito groups. It consisted of five members, including Lucky Mlakana, Thabo Tsotetsi, Andrew Moloisane, Sphiwe Picat, and Les Ma-ada. Originally from the dusty streets of Soweto, Alaska was noticed for the first time by Oscar “Oskido”Mdlongwa.

Tributes and messages of condolence have been flooding in on social media since the news about his passing broke.

EFF released a statement via its Twitter account expressing its condolences.

See tweet below: