Hope Makgae who plays Mrekza on Generations: The Legacy has recorded a song to support Dineo Ranaka in her fight against mental health issues. The actor and TV presenter shared his tribute song in which he featured music composer, Simphiwe ‘Villa’ Vilakazi on his social media. Dineo Ranaka topped the trends list after she posted that she was struggling with depression and felt suicidal.
Hope ‘Tswyza’ Makgae has hit the studio with music composer, Simphiwe ‘Villa’ Vilakazi to record a tribute song to support Dineo Ranaka as she battles mental health issues.Hope Makgae collaborated with a local artist Simphiwe ‘Villa’ Vilakazi, on a tribute song for Dineo Ranaka.
The actor and TV presenter shared his song with his fans on his timeline which got a thumbs up from Manaka Ranaka who is the Kaya 959 presenter’s sister.Tswyza shares a strong message with his tribute songWhile explaining to TimesLIVE, about the idea behind his song, Tswyza said he used music as a distraction and tool to help people tap into their own challenges.
“Everybody is going through something but no-one is discussing it. And having a person like Dineo Ranaka, she is sort of like an alchemist, she’s an outspoken self-proclaimed leader of health and wellness, but if she’s not well who is supporting her?”He added that Villa is an upcoming artist from Atteridgeville. He said he chose to work with him because he wanted to modify the message.