Riky Rick is remembered by friends and fans in South Africa as he would have been 35-year-old today, 20th July 2022.
The late star is highly respected in the hip-hop industry and some musicians have taken to social media to celebrate him on this special.
The Amapiano star passed on after committing suicide on the 23rd of February as it was revealed that he struggled with severe depression for years but took his life by hanging himself with a rope in his music studio, which is close to his house in Waterfall Estate, north of Joburg.
Taking to social media on Wednesday, 20th of July, fans and celebrity friends pay tribute to Riky, wishing him a happy birthday in heaven.
See tweets below:
Happy heavenly birthday Rikhado ‘Riky Rick’ Makhado
. The entertainment industry misses your presence.. Continue Resting in Peace. pic.twitter.com/4Rxieh3Eoo
— Slikour OnLife (@slikouron) July 20, 2022
Happy birthday Riky Rick Makhado
. We love and miss you bro!
— ♕ (@itsmanjobruh) July 20, 2022
Happy Birthday to Riky Rick Makhado
— AnzaWithFacts (@Anza_Musandiwa) July 20, 2022
HAPPY HEAVENLY BIRTHDAY RIKY RICK
YOU ARE MISSED AND WE WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU…
— The Unwanted Niiqqv (@UnwantedNiqqv) July 20, 2022
A happy birthday shout out to our late Hip Hop legend, Riky Rick!
— M.T Seete (@j_chronic_za) July 20, 2022