The awards winning Gospel star Isreal Mosehla has died.
At the time of publishing it was unclear the cause of his death but close sources who requested to remain anonymous speculated the deadly Covid-19 virus.
Corona virus survivor Sipho “Big Fish” Makhabane and close friend speaking to The Purpose Magazine said he’s devastated by the death of Israel.
” I knew he was sick in the past two weeks, he even went to the doctor. I am heartbroken. We were like blood brothers. Israel was down to earth, humble and worshipper but when you give him the microphone he would show you flames,” Makhabane said.
Israel got to work with some of the Gospel legends such as Benjamin Dube, Dr Rebecca Malope and many more.
The founder of Crown Gospel Awards Zanele Mbokazi sent condolences message: “Rest in eternal peace Israel Mosehla, thank you for the amazing worship. May God give you the crown that will never fade”
The Endaweni Ephakeme hit maker got an opportunity to tour abroad and and performed in various cities such as New York, Chicago, Ohio, Dallas and more. He never forgot the 9th of July 2005 when he got to share the stage with The Temptations in the USA at Freedom Festival.
He also changed people’s lives through his music and preaching. Israel known for giving back to his community around Vaal, Jozi as every Wednesday he would give vegetables to the needy and he got the idea of opening his own congregation, so the people could have a nearby place to worship.
He did not regard himself as a celebrity nor an entertainer but as a servant in Gods kingdom. Deepest condolences were sent to his family by his fans and colleagues through various social media platforms.