Dan Tshanda memorial and funeral details confirmed

Dan Tshanda. (Photo: Facebook)
Dan Tshanda. (Photo: Facebook)

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.