Unconfirmed reports say the artist was shot while traveling after a gig in Johannesburg.
The management and family have released a statement confirming the news.
Per the statement:
Artist and Musician DJ Sumbody has died. Details of his untimely death cannot be released but the artist named Oupa John Sefoka allegedly ran into an unfortunate incident that led to his passing in the early hours of Sunday morning, 20 November 2022.
Details surrounding his passing cannot be disclosed as investigations are still ongoing.
The Sefoka family and Sumsounds Music Management have kindly requested privacy during this difficult time and will release a statement in due course.
Details of the Funeral and Memorial Service will be confirmed.
Tributes to the artist have flooded social media, with friends, collaborators, and fans sharing their devastation over his loss.