SA Rappers With The Most YouTube Channel Views. With solid music releases also comes beautifully crafted music videos that rappers shape to speak through their music. SA rappers have also used YouTube to share their music to fans who can’t always access their music through paid digital streaming platforms.
A list of African artists with the most YouTube Channel views was recently published and included the likes of Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy and Diamond Platinumz. Only 4 SA rappers appear on the list, here is a look of which of our rappers have accumulated some of the highest YouTube views on the continent. The numbers are as of the 13th of June 2021.
The Eazy hit maker leads the pack with the highest YouTube views in SA. Nasty C raked in over 100 Million YouTube views. Nasty C has a number of things on his YouTube channel besides music videos and his music. At the height of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Nasty C hosted lockdown concerts. He also had his podcast with AMPD studios with various industry guests on the channel too.
AKA has been named one of the most successful rappers in the country and his numbers continue to grow year by year. The Fela in Versace rapper totaled 38 Million YouTube views with a number of his music videos achieving over a million views.
Family Tree CEO Cassper Nyovest comes in third and doesn’t fall too far behind AKA with his channel views. Cassper’s YouTube views are just over 30 Million with some of his music videos also achieving over a million views as he continues to bring in exceptional numbers.
Multi award winning artist Sho Madjozi is the last rapper on the list with just over 25 Million views on her YouTube. Some of her highest viewed music videos are Huku, Idhom and Dumi Hi Phone.