Top 10 Richest Rappers In South Africa
Top 10 Richest Rappers In South Africa
Who Are the Richest Rappers In SA ? Die Antwoord , AKA , Cassper Nyovest , Nasty C , Khuli Chana , K.O , JR , HHP , Da L.E.S and Jack Parow are currently the Richest Rappers In South Africa .
Who is the king of trap in South Africa? Emtee
Emtee was born Mthembeni Ndevu in 1992 in the mid-sized town Matatiele, situated in the Eastern Cape. However, he moved to Gauteng and grew up in one of the biggest townships there in Rockville, Soweto.
Top 10 Richest Rappers In SA
Here is the list of Rappers who are the richest in South Africa:
1. Die Antwoord Net Worth $11 million
Die Antwoord is a South African hip hop group formed in Cape Town in 2008. The group comprises rappers Watkin Tudor “Ninja” Jones and Anri “Yolandi Visser” du Toit, a male/female duo, and producers HITEK5000 and Lil2Hood. He is Currently the Richest Rapper In South Africa with an estimated net worth of $12 million.
2. AKA Net Worth $10.52 million
Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, known professionally as AKA, is a South African rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. Born and raised in Cape Town, Western Cape, Forbes gained significance after releasing his single “Victory Lap” which was released from his debut album, Altar Ego.
3. Cassper Nyovest Net Worth $3 million
Refiloe Maele Phoolo, professionally known as Cassper Nyovest, is a South African rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur and record producer. Born and raised in Mahikeng, North West, he is regarded as one of the most successful artist in South Africa. In 2014, he established his own record label, Family Tree Records.
4. Nasty C Net Worth $2 .2 million
Nsikayesizwe David Junior Ngcobo, known professionally as Nasty C, is a South African rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer.
5. Khuli Chana Net Worth $2 million
Khulane Morule, better known by his stage name Khuli Chana, is a South African Motswako rapper.
In 2016, Khuli was shot by police while in his car due to mistaken identity. This was a major blow to his name and career as there were speculations about the incident. Luckily he survived the shooting, fully recovered and cleared his name. He settled it out of court and got himself R1.8 million. Khuli Chana married DJ and television personality Lamiez Holworthy in 2019.
6. K.O Net Worth $ 2 Million
Ntokozo Mdluli is a South African hip hop artist, rapper, songwriter and businessman from Soweto, Johannesburg. He was a member of Teargas, a hip hop group which released its debut album titled K’shubile K’bovu in 2006, followed by Wafa Wafa in 2008, Dark or Blue in 2009 and Num8er Num8er in 2012.
7. Tabure Thabo Bogopa Junior JR Net Worth $ 2 Million
Tabure Thabo Bogopa Junior, professionally known as JR, is a South African musician. He frequently performs Motswako rap, in both Setswana and English. He has had two Number 1 Hip Hop songs, as well as two Number 1 Pop songs on the South African Charts.
8. HHP Net Worth $ 1.5 Million
Jabulani Tsambo, better known by his stage name Hip Hop Pantsula, later shortened to HHP, was a South African Motswako rapper who performed in several languages, mostly in Setswana. He was prominent in bringing South African hiphop and motswako rap to the mainstream world.
9. Da L.E.S Net Worth $ 1.5 Million
Leslie Jonathan Mampe, Jr., better known by his stage name Da L.E.S, is a South African and American hip hop recording artist and record producer. He achieved early success with his band, Jozi, and is most known for his solo single, “Heaven”, which was released in 2013, and features AKA, and Maggz.
10 Jack Parow Net Worth $ 1 Million
Zander Tyler, better known under his stage name Jack Parow, is a South African rapper. Collaborations with other South African artists include Die Heuwels Fantasties, Die Antwoord and Francois Van Coke.