Brenda Fassie documentary to premiere on Netflix

Brenda Fassie documentary to premiere on Netflix

A documentary about the life and career of legendary South African singer Brenda Fassie will premiere on Netflix. 

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A documentary about Brenda Fassie's life and career is set to hit Netflix. 

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The legendary singer and performer, also known as 'Ma Brrr', was famous for her hit singles 'Weekend Special', 'Vul'indela', and 'Nomakanjani'. 

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Fassie died at the age of 39 in Sunninghill Hospital on 9 May 2004 after allegedly overdosing on cocaine.

It was reported that the documentary is helmed by her long-time producer Chicco Twala.

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