Dan Tshanda memorial and funeral details confirmed

Cape Town - Memorial and funeral details for South African musician Dan Tshanda have been confirmed.

The 54-year-old pioneer died on Saturday as a result of heart failure, according to an official statement. 

According to an interview with The Voice, Dan was born in Venda and grew up in Soweto. He started out as a newspaper vendor and taxi driver before pursuing a career in music.

A memorial service will be held on Friday at Bassline in Newtown (Johannesburg) from 11:00.

He will be buried on 18 January at Westpark Cemetery. 


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