It’s HHP’s 40th birthday and Lerato hasn’t forgotten the date.


It’s HHP’s 40th birthday and Lerato hasn’t forgotten the date.


Late rapper Jabulani Tsambo referred to as HHP today September 14, celebrates his 40th birthday and in honour, those that were on the brink of him are celebrating his life.

The rapper gave up the ghost in 2018 after a clear suicide, which left many of his friends and beloved hurt and heartbroken.

His wife Lerato Sengadi has always kept her hubby’s memory alive by partaking in various activities to honour his memory.

For his 40th birthday, Lerato slaughtered a goat and made African beer in his honor to appease his ancestors she then later headed to a celebration brunch in Jabba’s honour held by HomeComing Events.

The PR guru then also shared a post on Instagram dedicated to her late husband, where she shared a clip of HHP performing to a packed crowd.

“On today a King, Icon, Legend, Blueprint, Healer, Teacher, Seer, Husband & Father was born. Happy Birthday Motho wa Motho. Ke go rata ka pelo le moya,” she shared.

Following her husband’s untimely passing, Lerato had to affect a lengthy court battle with HHP’s family, who challenged her status because of the late rapper’s wife.

Lerato had won the matter at the supreme court and was declared the rapper’s legal wife but her in-laws appealed the matter with the Supreme court.

The legal battle finally ended after a Supreme Court ruling that declared her HHP’s legal rapper.

The Tsambo’s had argued that the wedding wasn’t legally as not all customary rites had been completed by the late rapper, this despite a standard lobola ceremony haven taken place.

Several personalities have taken to social media pay tribute to the award-winning rapper on his big day .

Cassper Nyovest shared a heartfelt message dedicated to HHP who he searched to dearly.

“Happy Birthday to the Goat HHP. We love and miss you forever. My son almost shared a birthday with you. I’m gonna tell him all the good stories about how you set his Dad and lots of other men on. many thanks for everything Jabba!!!! #HappyBirthdayHHP,” tweeted the rapper.

“JABBA! #HappyBirthdayHHP one of the most selfless, cool and truthful humans I got to know. Happy birthday JABBA! Today I’ll jamming your music just to celebrate you.Red heartCrown #RestInPeace #HappyBirthdayJabba,” tweeted Zakes.

Lerato also shared on Twitter that she misses the rapper “insanely”.

“I miss u insanely & still struggle with the fact that ur not here, in the physical form…bt I see, feel & hear u all around me always. My love 4 u will never change. My loyalty 2 u will neva waiver.2Day I celebrate u.I hope u love ur gift,” she tweeted.