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Thursday, 11 April 2013
Another sad day for South African music
It's yet another sad day for the South African music
industry with the sudden and untimely death of Southern Gypsey Queen drummerPaul Wilson. Paul died of a heart attack on Wednesday afternoon at Molteno
Hospital in the Eastern Cape after he had been suffering from a serious case of
meningitis. According to Rolling Stone SA, he had been expected to recover from
the illness. News of his death broke on Wednesday evening and opened a
floodgate of Twitter and Facebook tributes: Anton Goosen - R.I.P. Paul Wilson,
die tromspeler vir Southern Gysy Queens. Hy was 29 en is dood aan n hartaanval;
Jacques TerreBlanche - I can't believe it! ☹ RT @jesslevitt:
Completely devastated at the loss of my dear friend Paul Wilson. God truly has
angel now...; Louise Carver - Heartbroken to hear Paul Wilson from Southern
gypsy queen has passed away.Such an amazing,hugely talented humble man..another
huge loss 4 SA. Paul is survived by his wife of five years Nicky Rodgers-Wilson
and bandmates Gareth and Tammy Wilson.