Cassper Nyovest is undoubtedly the King of SA Hip Hop at this point. Nyovest has been in the mainstream for about 3 years now but he has managed to accomplish things people who have been doing this thing for over a decade now. The New Age Doc Shebeleza stays hustling and his accomplishments speak for themselves. People still question whether the homie is the King of SA Hip Hop so we decided to compile a list of what he has done to deserve the crown:
1. Nyovest became the first ever South African artist to fill up the Dome.
2. After releasing two albums in two years, Cassper Nyovest sold Platinum with both the albums.
3. He is the highest paid SA Hip Hop artist.
4. Cassper Nyovest is an independent artist who is doing it bigger than signed artists.
5. The rapper signed the biggest endorsement deal the music industry has ever seen.
6. Cassper Nyovest sells out shows outside SA.
7. He has been nominated at the BET Awards twice in a row now.
8. The New Age Doc Shebeleza was featured on the lead single for Talib Kweli’s F*ck The Money mixtape.
9. The Mama I Made It hitmaker was the first SA Hip Hop artist to sell platinum in 10years.
10. Cassper Nyovest was the first SA rapper to be featured on Sway in the morning.