Richest Top 10 Rappers in South Africa and a reliable estimated net worth valued in Rand. 2019.
While we take a good look at the various net worth of South African hip-hop stars, and it will be glad for you to know those who made the list of ten richest South African rappers and those who are left out.
Entertainment has gone past the days of old, as entertainers now boost massive wealth, leaving a dream life for many. And most especially those who never saw themselves at this top level.
Rap genre uses to be a music tune which most artists see as a stage to say some irrelevant and provocative hit words to fellow artist and Government of the day.
While it was widely acclaimed by many as the genre for gangsters and drug lords.
However the different notions about hip-hop music, Rappers now turn out to be the richest within the music industry as they continue to bang endless deals.
Let take a look close home as the Africa entertainment industry continues to rise to prominence.
With South Africa one among other leading counterparts blessed with so much quality, sensational rappers and a large train of upcoming stars.
South Africa hip-hop singers are well known for bragging about how far they have come and scaled through from the bottom to the top.
They are good at flaunting their wealth, accessories and assets on social media and also while on set for music videos.
In recent times, musicians most especially rappers are now taken as serious businesses as a result of their wealth and doings. Most of them have earned through their passion and even made them millionaires.
They go into lucrative brand endorsement deal home and abroad making them earn so much than music sales.
However as they continue to bang awards and life-changing endorsement deals, let see if your favorite hip-hop star made the cut into the Forbes top 10 richest South African Rappers.
Ten Richest Rappers In South Africa 2019
1. Die Antwoord (R100 Million)
Die Antwoord is a famous hip-hop group formed back in 2008. The group is located in Cape Town made up of male and female electronic dance duo rappers Ninja and Yolandi Visser.
Die Antwoord has made the cut as number 1 on the list with an estimated net worth of R100 million.
Meanwhile, the duo could be remembered with these hit songs “Baby’s On Fire, I Fink U Feeky, Ugly Boy”.
2. AKA (R5.2 Million)
The 31 years old sensational snippet god popular known as AKA made it in with an estimated net worth of R5.2 Million.
Kiernan Jarryd Forbes with a stage name as AKA is a South African, Cape Town born hip-hop star, songwriter, record producer, singer, and entrepreneur.
The affluent rapper gain prominent in 2002 with a remarkable single “Victory Lap” which was taken from his debut album, Alter Ego.
3. Cassper Nyovest (R4.2 Million)
Refiloe Maele Phoolo is a rap mogul with an entertainment name as Cassper Nyovest.
Cassper Nyovest is a Mahikeng born South African rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur, and record producer.
The heavyweight hitmaker is regarded as one of the most successful artists in the South Africa music industry.
While in 2014 Phoolo became a boss by establishing a self-record label named Family Tree Records.
However, the Family Tree boss appears in 3rd position with a net worth of R4.2 Million.
4. Nasty C (R3.5 Million)
South African Durban born 22 years old Nsikayesizwe David Junior Ngcobo, professionally known as Nasty C, is a rapper, songwriter and record producer.
He gained prominence after releasing his mixtape, Price City which produced the music hit single, “Juice Back”.
However, the rap sensation Nasty C who is mentioned alongside continental brides like Wizkid (Star Boy), Davido, and Burna Boy settled in 4th place with a net worth of R3.5 Million.
5. Khuli Chana (R2.5 Million)
Khulane Morule is a veteran in the game of rap music well known by his stage name Khuli Chana born in Motswako.
He is a rapper, songwriter, record producer and has taken the 5th spot with a net worth of R2.5 Million.
6. K.O (R2 Million)
Ntokozo Mdluli is popularly known as K.O, a native of Mpumalanga South African.
K.O is a seasoned hip-hop artist, rapper, songwriter and businessman who has made a name within and outside the country.
The rap Lord came into cene back in 2005 and currently with Cashtime Life record label.
Meanwhile, he made the top 10 richest South African rappers list with a net worth of R2 Million.
7. J.R (R1.5 Million)
Tabure Thabo Bogopa Junior is a South Africa rapper known as JR. He performs Motswako rap music in both Setswana and English.
However, Bloemfontein born MTV award-winner made the top 10 wealthy rap list with a net worth of R1.5 Million.
Jabulani Tsambo was well known by his act name Hip Hop Pantsula, which he later abbreviated as HHP.
He was a South African Motswako rapper who performed in different languages, most especially in Setswana.
HHP was born on 14 September 1980 and died on 24 October 2018. meanwhile, he is one of the richest rappers from South Africa and a force to reckon with when he was still alive.
9. Jack Parow
Zander Tyler well known by his star name Jack Parow, is a South African rapper.
He has done some Collaborations with other South African artists include Die Heuwels Fantasties, Die Antwoord and Francois Van Coke.
Jack Parow snap up number 9 spot with no specific net worth.
10. Tumi Molekane
Tumi Molekane is a Tanzania rapper and was the lead vocalist of former Tumi and the Volume.
The hip-hop star occupies 10th position with famously featuring the likes of Nasty C, Emtee, and Nadia Nakai.
A round-up on 2019 Top 10 Richest South African Rappers.
After the review of how far the selected rap artists have gone and making names for themselves, we come in conclusion with the top 10 richest South African rappers and net worth list as slated by Forbes metrics.
We knew very well that some of your favorites might be missing out on the list.
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