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Robbie Malinga Jnr remembers his late dad

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Robbie Malinga Jr during the 24th annual South African Music Awards (SAMA 24) ceremony at Sun City on June 02, 2018 in Rustenburg, South Africa. The SAMAs is an annual premier music showcase hosted by RiSA, to honour the country's finest music talent over two days in key categories, as they battle for the countryÕs industry's highest honour. © (Photo by Gallo Images / Frennie Shivambu) Robbie Malinga Jr during the 24th annual South African Music Awards (SAMA 24) ceremony at Sun City on June 02, 2018 in Rustenburg, South Africa. The SAMAs is an annual premier music showcase hosted by RiSA, to honour the country's finest music talent over two days in key categories, as they battle for the countryÕs industry's highest honour.

Robbie Malinga Jnr was thrust into the spotlight when his dad Robbie Malinga Snr - a respected singer and producer - passed away in December last year. Since his father's passing, the budding entertainer has been making headlines for his extravagant lifestyle.

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On what would have been Malinga's 50th birthday, his son took to Instagram to send him a sweet message.

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY POPPSS! You are the biggest inspiration to me as a man . MATTER OF FACT MY ROLE MODEL !! My EVERYTHING . Going through this year without you been so heart aching but I got this , wish we got to spend more time together," he wrote. Take a look at the post below:

A couple of months ago, Robbie set the record straight regarding rumours he and Skeem Saam's Lesego Marakalla were dating. Taking to his Instagram stories, he labelled the rumours as ‘Poo poo’.

He wrote: "What is this? You know, in South Africa, you learn something new about yourself every day. I cannot. What is this thing that I'm dating Racheal Kunutu, what poo poo is this?".

Main image credit: instagram.com/@robbiemalinga

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