On the 23rd of February 2022, South Africa mourned the loss of the hip-hip giant and fashion forward icon, Riky Rick, as news spread that the rapper had committed suicide in his studio at Midrand in the early hours of that Wednesday. 10 months since his departure, E VIP! has documented a special tribute with some of Riky Rick’s industry friends to share their last moments they had with him before his untimely tragic death.
I’ll return a stronger man. This land is still my home.— MR MAKHADO (@rikyrickworld) February 23, 2022
The special tribute episode follows the life and career of the late rapper Riky Rick, featuring some of his closest collaborators and friends including Bash, Musa Keys, Mihlali, Tresor, Sjava, Nasty C, Ms Cosmo, Mome, Tall Ass Mo, Boity, Costa Titch, Nadia Nakia, Stilo Magolide and TXC.
E! VIP returns at 8PM CAT on January 8th, 2023 on E!, DStv Channel 124 with a brand new episode featuring Sarkodie.