ANGENA elekenyana amazwi enduduzo ngokudlula emhlabeni kowayeyisilomo somsakazi woKhozi FM neMetro FM, uVukani “Chilli” Masinga waseNtuzuma.
Ngokusho kobeyimenenja yakhe, uMondli “Pandora” Hlongwane, uChilli M ushonele esibhedlela saseVosloorus, eGoli ngoLwesine ngezithuba zabo-8 ebusuku.
“Uxinwe wukugula waphuthunyiswa emtholampilo wendawo ngaphambi kokudluliselwa esibhedlela saseVosloorus lapho efike washonela khona.” Uthe nakuba uChilli M eke waxinwa yisifo ebesimhlasele isibindi kodwa ubesethanda ukubangcono.
“Ubenamanzi esibindini kodwa ampompwa. Ushona nje ubeselulama kakhulu,” kusho uPandora osebenze kakhulu naye emcimbini iDurban Keeps Jozi Warm. Imizamo yokuthola udadewabo uYolanda Masinga ayiphumelelanga. Le nkakha yomsakazi yaphumela obala ngokugula kwayo ohlelweni ayelenza oKhozini noNonhlanhla “Mroza” Buthelezi ngoJanuawari 2015.
UChilli M waqala ukusakaza esiteshini somsakazo saseNandos, okuyilapho ikhono lakhe lahlonzwa khona yiMetro FM. Ubuye wasakaza kwiP4 Radio, East Coast Radio, Y FM, Ukhozi FM nakwiVuma FM.
Ubeyinsizwa ebengahambi kahle emsebenzini kangangoba oKhozini waxoshelwa ukwamukela umgwazo kwelinye iqembu lekwaito laseGoli. Abaningi bazomkhumbula emculweni ngengoma ayenza noDJ Cndo noDJ Sox. Kushaye isikhathi sokushicilela kungaziwa ngamalungiselelo omngcwabo nokunye.
It’s sad to hear the passing of the greatest radio icon Mzansi has ever produced, unpredictable & unruly on the mouth & tells it like it is.— Thulani Mkhabela (@MkhabelaOnline) January 3, 2020
Chilli M “Daddy show me some love” with @dineoranaka
He made radio fun. Rip Chilli M 🙏🏿 pic.twitter.com/tw1eDUf54v
Man he used driver Dineo Ranaka crazy on their show— hobo group Pty Ltd (@hobo_group) January 3, 2020
REST IN PEACE CHILLI M aka DADDY
One of the best voice to ever hit radio!! pic.twitter.com/cG3cLd5faP
Worthy of being celebrated♥️ Your wisdom, heart, mind & filterless mouth😂 are only a few things we loved about you. Thank you for your continuous selfless gift to broadcasting, for showing me the ropes, for the laughs & the overflow of love.— Candice Modiselle (@CandieModiselle) January 3, 2020
R.I.P Vukani- Chilli M- The Father🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/oFjbgJX8mh
Vukani "Chilli M" Masinga was real, a straight-talker.— Monwabisi Kete (@MonwabisiKete) January 3, 2020
"I just want to say: 'Thank you!"
". and you are allowed to go off the rails,
because you are not the pope,
and you've never signed up to be the pope."
-@robertmarawa in an interview with Chilli M#RIPChilliM #RIPDaddy pic.twitter.com/vk4WMFkile
I hope when I get called by the Lord I would have made memorable radio like Chilli M did . He broke radio rules so well and his style of broadcast was unmatched and he KNEW that ! He played a huge role in my radio career , I knew from ESSENTIAL RUSH days that I wanted to do this. pic.twitter.com/LJRAxkujDL— MSAKAZI (@MpumiMlambo2) January 3, 2020