Lucky Philip Dube was a South African reggae musician and Rastafarian. He was born on the 3rd of August 1964 and died on the 18th of October 2007. Lucky Dube was born in Ermelo, formerly of the Eastern Transvaal, now of Mpumalanga. He recorded 22 albums in Zulu, English and Afrikaans in a 25-year period and was South Africa's best & biggest-selling reggae artist. Dube was murdered in the Johannesburg suburb of Rosettenville on the evening of 18 October 2007. He was first married to Thobekile Ngcobo in 1989.