By Faith Shingirai Mundere
Popular singer Souljah Love has died aged 31 at Mbuya Dorcas Hospital due to diabetes related complications.
Souljah Love real name Saul Musaka rose to prominence because of his vocal prowess and lyricism. During the span of his career, Souljah Love produced many hit songs.
Some of his songs that were popular include ‘Ndini uya uya’,’Pamamonya ipapo’,’Dai hupenyu hwaitengwa ‘ a tribute to his mother’ among many other hits.
One of his handlers, Father Paris confirmed his death
“Its true mukomana atisiya, zvakaoma.” He said
Souljah love performed across the country as well as beyond Zimbabwe’s borders in countries such as South Africa and theUK.
He was formerly married to Bounty Lisa and later divorced.
Souljah love was popular for pouring his heart out through his songs, a gift that saw him connectingwith many.
He recently released a song with Passion Java Records called Simudza Gumbo which has been doing well with over 200 000 views on YouTube.
Souljah Love battled diabetes for a very long time as well as drug abuse which saw him seeking help from the popular man of cloth Prophet Walter Magaya.
He recovered and released a tribute song “munhu waMwari’directed to the cleric for his assistance.
He left no children behind.