23/01/2018 17:05 SAST | Updated 23/01/2018 17:05 SAST

Mzansi Magic Music To Air Hugh Masekela Special – Tonight!

His best concerts are going to be broadcast on Channel 321.

Legendary musician Hugh Masekela.
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Legendary musician Hugh Masekela.

Tonight, music channel Mzansi Magic Music is airing a special musical tribute to veteran musician Hugh Masekela, who passed away this morning.

Since Masekela's death was announced, tributes have poured in from South African and international fans.

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The channel will air the shows as follows:

6pm – "The Best Of Hugh Masekela"

7pm – "Friends Of Bra Hugh"

8pm – "Hugh Masekela Live At The Market Theatre"

Masekela's last performance was at the inaugural DStv Mzansi Viewer's Choice Awards.

Mzansi Magic Music is on Channel 321.