Oliver Mutukudzi dies at 66

24 January 2019

Tuku died in the intensive care unit at Avenues Clinic in Harare yesterday.His death came exactly one year after his long-time friend and South African musician, Hugh Masekela, died on January 23 last year.

The singer and guitarist mixed several different styles to create his own distinctive Afro-jazz sound, known to his fans as "Tuku Music".

In a long career he released 67 albums and toured the world.