In a shocking turn of events, popular South African Amapiano artist, Costa Titch has tragically passed away after collapsing on stage during a performance at the Ultra music concert at Expo Centre in Nasrec, Johannesburg on Saturday, March 11th.
The 28-year-old artist reportedly had a seizure and collapsed on stage, leading to a halt in the concert as medical personnel rushed to his aid. Despite their best efforts, Costa Titch was pronounced dead at the scene.
Fans and fellow artists have taken to social media to express their shock and condolences over the sudden loss of the talented musician. Many have described Costa Titch as a rising star in the South African music scene, known for his unique blend of Amapiano and hip-hop music.
Costa Titch, whose real name is Costa Tsobanoglou, entered the entertainment industry as a dancer before transitioning into a rapper and singer. He quickly gained popularity with hits like “Nkalakatha” and “Thembi” and was recently signed to Akon’s music label.
The news of Costa Titch’s passing has sent shockwaves through the South African music industry, with many paying tribute to his talent and potential. His sudden and untimely death is a tragic loss for the country’s music scene.
As fans and loved ones mourn the loss of the young artist, investigations into the circumstances surrounding his death are ongoing. The cause of the seizure that led to Costa Titch’s collapse is not yet clear.
Costa Titch collapse video was shared on Twitter
The last moment of Costa Titch collapsing on stage was captured by a fan. The video was shared on Twitter with the caption; “Watch| Costa Titch collapse sand dies during a performance. Costa entered the industry as a dancer then later became a rapper. He was closely associated with AKA and Ricky Rick now they are reunited in heaven”
Watch| Costa Titch collapse sand dies during a performance.
Costa entered the industry as a dancer then later became a rapper. He was closely associated with AKA and Ricky Rick now they are reunited in heaven 💔#RIPCostaTitch #RIPAAKA #RIPakaworldwide pic.twitter.com/jIaDloK6R2
— I Bring Nothing To The Table (@exotichun2) March 11, 2023
The South African music industry has lost a bright and promising talent in Costa Titch, and his legacy will undoubtedly live on through his music. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time.