Stogie T Opens About His Relationship With The Late Former Rugby Player James Small. South Africa woke up to yet another devastating news Wednesday this week about the passing of former Springboks player James Small.
James’s unexpected death came as a shock to many, people he had an influence on their lives came forward to express the role he played in changing their lives. Stogie T is one of the people who was moved by the death of James who played a major role in his life as a teenager.
Stogie took to social media to share how James gave him his first check for graffiti work. He added that he bought himself sneakers around that period of time taking the burden off of his mother.
“James Small gave me my first and only paying job outside of music. I was 18 made R6000 to do a graffiti banner.
“Bought 6 pairs or Jordans and told my mum she ain’t had to worry about sneakers. You were a legend then, you are a legend now, thank you for the great memories RIP,” he wrote.
According to a statement released by SA Rugby, Small was rushed to hospital in Johannesburg on Tuesday night after suffering from a suspected heart attack.