Theuns Jordaan loses leukaemia battle at age 50


South African singer, songwriter and entertainer Theuns Jordaan, who is best known for his songs ‘Beautiful in Beaufort-Wes’ and ‘Soos Bloed’, passed away at the age of 50 on Wednesday morning, November 17 after being diagnosed with leukemia last year.

The news was shared by his friend, Armand Hofmeyr, who took to Facebook to deliver a heartfelt tribute:

“Theuns my old friend, I learned a lot from you. Most of my writing work is based on what you taught me. I would’ve liked to learn a lot from you. REST IN PEACE… This is heart breaking.”