Soul Brothers members pay tribute to their brother David Masondo (Facebook)
President Jacob Zuma also paid tribute to the musician saying: "The whole nation mourns this talented icon of our country, whose music not only put South Africa on the global world stage but also could be heard in the streets, in the valleys and all corners of our country. It was music for the whole family."
"We wish to convey, on behalf of government and the entire nation, our deepest condolences on the passing of this cultural hero. His loss is the whole nation’s loss. May his soul rest in peace," he added.
These tributes were joined by a host of celebs, fans and friends who took to social media to pay tribute to their hero.