JOHANNESBURG – I am grateful to Jesse Clegg for his many "magic gifts" to his family in honor of his father, Julny Clegg.
Jesse said in a statement posted on his social media account that he can not imagine a life without a father.
"Thank you for creating a special life space for your family, thanking you for the magic gift you gave us. You inspired me as a musician and human, and gave me the tools to live a meaningful life."
Read: SA musician Johnny Clegg died.
Read the statement "I will miss you and I struggle to imagine a world without you."
Clegg, 66, died on Tuesday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015, but traveled and performed around the world.
The tribute continues to be poured for legendary South African singers.