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The trumpeter and composer’s family released a statement confirming the news, writing: ‘After a protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer, he passed peacefully in Johannesburg, South Africa surrounded by his family.’ Masekela had been battling prostate cancer since 2008, undergoing eye surgery in March 2016 after the cancer spread.NEW YORK (AP) — South African trumpeter and vocalist Hugh Masekela celebrated his 75th birthday with a little help from some old friends — Paul Simon and Harry Belafonte — in the city where he began what turned out to be a 30-year exile from his homeland.Introducing Simon near the end of Friday night's concert at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, Masekela noted that millions of people "who had never heard of South Africa before were just charmed and turned around by the album he made" in 1986— "Graceland," which won Grammys for Album and Record of the Year.However, the guy has an own clothing company as well and his clothing organization, Art of Craft, which contributes a percentage of every sale to charity.
Besides this, he also helps other associations like Life Rolls On and Surfrider Foundation.
He is survived by his two children Sal Masekela and Pula Twala.
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