Top 5 WTF Moments in SA Hip Hop! The SA Hip Hop industry is one of the biggest entertainment industries in the country which thrives off both the music and controversies.
2018 has been a rather interesting year for SA Hip Hop with the number of controversies we have seen in the game. From Emtee’s epic onstage fail to Sho Madjozi getting kicked off stage at the Afropunk Festival in New York, there have been quite a number of notable WTF moments in SA Hip Hop.
Check out 5 of the most controversial WTF moments in SA Hip Hop this year.
Emtee’s Epic On Stage Fail
Emtee falling on stage during a performance in Polokwane is undeniably one of the most notable controversies of the year which saw the rapper go off the grid for a while. Although the rapper was able to spin the controversy into something positive on his DIY 2 project, this incident definitely left a mark.
HHP’s Alleged Suicide
HHP is one of the greatest Hip Hop artists to ever come out of the SA Hip Hop industry and his passing came as a shock. A few months after Pro’s death, news cam out that HHP had just passed in what seemed to be a clear suicide as the rapper had been for years battling with depression.
Sho Madjozi Getting Kicked Off Stage In New York
Sho Madjozi has been able to make a rather huge name for herself on the International music scene being booked for several concerts all over the world. Earlier this year the rapper made headlines after she got drunk and started twerking on stage in New York at the Afropunk Festival and was kicked off stage.
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#TheBackRoom🚪🔑 the Huku Hit maker #Shomajozi had the organizers of #AfroPunk sending security to take her off stage at the #KayTranada #AfroPunk after-party in Brooklyn. She randomly decided to jump onto stage to do the most up until security was asked to escort her off stage. Watch 👀
DJ Speedsta vs Shane Eagle & Frank Cassino
DJ Speedsta is one of the most admired and well respected Hip Hop DJ’s in the country at the moment. This is why his rant about Shane Eagle and Frank Cassino refusing to be on his album came as a shock to most SA Hip Hop fans. The DJ had worked with the artists on their hit single Mayo and was disappointed when they didn’t pitch for his album.
Riky Rick’s Bold Fashion Statement
Riky Rick has been a rather notable name in the fashion industry and this year decided to take it up a notch. The rapper attended the SAMA’s in a rather controversial outfit which had a net over the rappers face. This was seen as a fashion statement and has since inspired other artists like Sjava to make fashion statements.