Johnny Clegg. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
She added: "We all felt that we knew him (even if we had never met) and we were all moved by his music, both literally and figuratively. He has reminded us again what we all dream for in this country. Hamba Kahle Johnny Clegg as you soar in the African Sky Blue. My condolences to his wife and two sons."
A public memorial will be held for the late singer, details of which are yet to be confirmed.