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Cassper Nyovest on delays building his private studio
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Cassper Nyovest on delays building his private studio

Rapper Cassper Nyovest has revealed things weren't going according to plan with his private studio, and that he had so far pent almost R500,000 on the building process. In a conversation with a fan, Cassper expressed how difficult he was finding it to execute his plans to construct his own studio. The Baby Girl hitmaker shared that the progress on his studio was the "saddest part" of his life as he's now spent so much money on the project. "Paid a dude 120k for sound-proofing that didn't work. Had to break the sh*t down again and get another guy to start from scratch, from a floating floor to a room in a room. "Another 275k just on sound-proofing. I still need to do the acoustics. Stress!" In 2019 Cassper took to social media to report that he was “scammed” and left in a...
Cassper Nyovest To Give His Old Designer Clothes To A Fan
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Cassper Nyovest To Give His Old Designer Clothes To A Fan

Blessed is the hand that gives! Cassper Nyovest has decided to make 2021 a year of hope for one of his fans by gifting him with a few of his old designer clothes. Amid all the drama that surrounds the rapper, he still finds it in his heart to give back to his loyal supporters. A fan had boldly asked Cassper to gift him his old clothes, a request Cassper attended to. "Ola Boss @casspernyovest I really need your help Bru with your old clothes please," the fan asked. Cassper being the good Samaritan, responded by asking for his location, "Where do you live ? Ima Dm you right now. I'm sure I could help a lil bit." Cassper is currently working on building his home studio, a project he was very excited about last year. However when a fan asked him about the progress, he said it is not y...
Cassper Nyovest Explains Why He Hates AKA
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Cassper Nyovest Explains Why He Hates AKA

South African rappers, Cassper Nyovest and AKA have made it very clear that they do not like each other one bit. Cassper spoke to Texx And The City's podcast recently where he spoke about his entrepreneurial hustle, social media beefs, his album "Any Minute Now" and the much-talked about beef with fellow rapper and nemesis, AKA. Social media never lets the two arch-enemies rest. Whenever Cassper or his rival AKA release new music, hype their booming careers, promote their work, simply tweet on social media or just merely breathing, trolls always find a way to pit the two against each other and they sometimes take the bait. Cassper reveals why he does not like AKA and probably never will. He reveals that he is not scared of AKA like everybody else is in the industry. Cass believes...
Cassper Nyovest gets candid about how self-doubt almost crippled his career
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Cassper Nyovest gets candid about how self-doubt almost crippled his career

Spreading some much-needed motivation on these social media streets, rapper Cassper Nyovest has spoken out about how dangerous self-doubt can be. In a video shared on his social media platforms, Cassper revealed how self-doubt nearly crippled his career but he soon realised that he had something special and deserved to succeed. “Yo! I don't know who I'm talking to but I felt obliged to shoot this video and share a little bit of my story, maybe it will touch someone and help them. “Coming up I used to struggle with things and one of the things used to be self-doubt. I used to be so hard on myself. I used to ask myself, why me? Why me? What makes me so special because everybody is struggling. I'm not the only one who's going through this, so why me?” The rapper added that he ...
Cassper Nyovest On Putting A ‘Taxi Rank Hustler’ On His Album
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Cassper Nyovest On Putting A ‘Taxi Rank Hustler’ On His Album

Cassper Nyovest has been hard at work working on his fifth studio album which features some of music's greats both locally and even internationally. He dropped his highly anticipated album at mid-night September 11th and has received rave reviews minutes after it dropped. Before that he held a virtual listening party at 11AM an hour before he released, where he brought on the young man who went around a taxi rank hustling. His viral speech on making it through the difficult circumstances he is faced with, earned him a spot on Cassper's Any Minute Now album. Despite it not being a recent video, Cassper took it upon himself to hunt for the poverty-stricken young man down and had him present at his listening party. “God is gonna make a plan for me. Tomorrow you may not even recog...
Cassper claps back at Scoop Makhathini’s claims he’s got ‘nothing new’ to offer
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Cassper claps back at Scoop Makhathini’s claims he’s got ‘nothing new’ to offer

Rapper Cassper Nyovest tackled Scoop Makhathini for claiming he should take a break from music. Scoop is known for sharing his opinions about the industry, often without a filter, and rubbed Cassper up the wrong way with his latest commentary about SA hip hop. In a recent Popcast YouTube episodes, Scoop mentioned how he would love Cassper, AKA and Kwesta to “take a break from making music”. Scoop's reasons included an observation that the rappers, who have spent nearly a decade in the game, apparently had nothing else to say and no different way to say it. Scoop also felt they needed to give the upcoming crop of rappers a chance to shine. Cassper was having absolutely none of it, and came out guns blazing. “This doesn't apply to me at all. Firstly, my last album was two ...
Cassper Nyovest Announces His New Album Set To Be Released in September
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Cassper Nyovest Announces His New Album Set To Be Released in September

South African Rapper Cassper Nyovest dropped a bombshell on his followers and announced that he is going to be a father any moment from now. The rapper also took the time to share with the world that he is also dropping a new album aptly titled Any Minute Now, adding that the image on his album is an actual scan of his unborn son.
‘Social media is full of negative sh*t!’ – Cassper Nyovest
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‘Social media is full of negative sh*t!’ – Cassper Nyovest

  South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest has shared why he is no longer “vibing” with social media, more especially Twitter. The rapper, who used to be very active on Twitter, has since taken a young hiatus from the social platform citing as the reason that content shared tends to be negative and very toxic. In a tweet that has since got many giving him props for protecting his peace, Cassper explained how much he used to love spending his time on the app engaging his fans. He also explained that since he stepped away from Twitter, his anxiety levels had decreased. “I love people, I enjoy talking to people on a daily and that's why I used to spend so much time on Twitter talking to fans. I wanna share so much with y'all but dammit this App is full of negative sh*t!...
Ace Music Producer, Kiddominant Set To Drop New Song
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Ace Music Producer, Kiddominant Set To Drop New Song

International Afrobeats genius, Kiddominant, drops his much-anticipated debut single for the year 2020 on Friday, May 29. The new single titled eWallet and featuring Cassper Nyovest will be available on all digital platforms. Kiddominant has spent a great deal of time writing and producing some of the greatest hits recorded in Afrobeats history. From Davido’s game-changing and historic treasure “Fall” to AKA’s multi-platinum certified “Fela In Versace,” Kiddominant has successfully coursed through a trajectory in music having credits and bearing an association with highly revered acts including Wizkid, Wale, Mr Eazi, DJ Maphorisa, Chris Brown, Summer Walker and even Beyoncé. The year 2020 seeks to excitedly unravel the enigma that is Kiddominant. From showing up to the Grammys and th...
“You’re Not Untouchable,” Nasty C Tells Cassper
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“You’re Not Untouchable,” Nasty C Tells Cassper

“You’re Not Untouchable,” Nasty C Tells Cassper! Thursday night Emtee and Nasty went head to head with their hits hosted by SA Hip Hop’s top producers Tweezy and Gemini Major. After the judges’ deliberation, Nasty came out on top with eight bigger hits compared to Emtee’s seven. Cassper somehow ended up being part of that conversation and his twitter fingers were on a roll. Whilst everyone knows who he should battle but won’t agree to, Cassper still believes he has a better catalogue. Cassper echoed a fan’s sentiment about him easily winning against any rapper on a fifteen hit song list. “I performed for 4 hours at Fill Up Fnb stadium. That’s a solid catalog. Nobody would dare try it. Nobody should dare try it,” Cassper tweeted. Nasty C responded to Cassper’s flex telling ...
“We don’t have Rihanna money” to assist in fighting against COVID-19 – Casper Nyovest
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“We don’t have Rihanna money” to assist in fighting against COVID-19 – Casper Nyovest

South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest has shared his thoughts about the lockdown order effected by the South African government following increased cases of coronavirus in the country. Reacting to a tweet on Rihanna’s $5m donation to assist in coronavirus relief, the South African rapper stated that they don’t have “Rihanna money” and might go hungry if the lockdown order goes on for more than 3 months. Furthermore, Cassper Nyovest added that they really want to help in the fight against coronavirus, but don’t have any money to give. Taking to Twitter, Nyovest wrote in part: “We don’t have Rihanna money. Truth is, we don’t even know what we gone eat if the lockdown goes down for more than 3 months…”
Cassper Nyovest has ‘written off’ plans to reconcile with AKA
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Cassper Nyovest has ‘written off’ plans to reconcile with AKA

It looks as if rapper Cassper Nyovest is nowhere close to reconciling with AKA, especially after the Supa Mega's recent Twitter rant. AKA straight up disrespected Cassper's parents on the social media platform last week, while trying to push his rival to sign a contract for a “boxing match”. The Supa Mega later apologised for his comments and many fans hoped the rappers would forge a partnership and become great friends. But Mufasa felt AKA's insults were too much to forgive and rubbished any suggestions of reconciliation with the rapper. He told a fan he'd drawn the line and “written off” AKA after his rant. “My mom and dad? NEVER BRO! The line was drawn yesterday! Thank God they both raised me well and I can think before I act mara da bra ke right off. Let's rather focus...
Cassper Nyovest school Keri Hilson for fake coronavirus tweet
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Cassper Nyovest school Keri Hilson for fake coronavirus tweet

While many were left shooketh beyond belief that American singer Keri Hilson thought coronavirus was caused by radiation, rapper Cassper Nyovest offered to “explain” the virus to her. Keri had social media in chaos mode on Monday after she said coronavirus was not spreading as fast in Africa because the continent was not a 5G network region. She also said Americans were warned of the “effects” of 5G networks' radiation increasing the spread of the virus. Though she brought “research” to “support” her claim, many South Africans slammed her for spreading the “theory”. Cassper had a different way of dealing with the issue: “Sweedaht, come home. I'll explain it to you properly over some dinner. I'll even get that kota that you liked from unit 9 ko Maftown but for now, delete this...
Nadia Nakai Frustrated Over Cassper Dating Rumours
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Nadia Nakai Frustrated Over Cassper Dating Rumours

Rappers Cassper Nyovest and Nadia Nakai always have their inquisitive fans speculating whether they are dating or not. Often times, they fuel dating rumours whenever they are spotted together in public spaces. Their recent snaps had fans wondering if indeed their friendship has progressed to the next level. They attended the star-studded premiere of Netflix series Queen Sono, and Cassper shared snaps of the two of them. In one snap, Cass can be seen eyeing Nadia's curvaceous body, for some it served as confirmation that something is indeed going on between them. After social media had a field day with the two, they left Nadia infuriated over the continued dating rumours. Taking to Twitter to express her frustration, she not only squashed the rumours, but she also went on to e...
Nothing Shocks Me Anymore – Cassper Nyovest
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Nothing Shocks Me Anymore – Cassper Nyovest

Cassper Nyovest just made his new level of growth known to tweeps, after saying that nothing shocks him anymore. Once upon a time, the rapper hits back at everything unpleasing to him on social media. However, Mufasa’s level of being carefree has upgraded. “My level of not giving a fuck is scary. I’m literally okay with anything human being do to me. Nothing shocks me anymore. I’m just like,” he tweeted. Meanwhile, the rapper recently spilt out his mind on Amapiano vs Hip Hop; which led him to praise the piano artists while he condemned the politics among hip hop artists. In addition to that, Cassper announced a collabo with Emtee, but it seems uncertain after the Wave hitmaker’s manager spoke ill of Cassper Nyovest. After the success of the 92nd Oscar which held in L...
”My Level Of Not Giving A Fuck Is Scary” – Cassper Nyovest
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”My Level Of Not Giving A Fuck Is Scary” – Cassper Nyovest

South African songwriter, entrepreneur and record producer, Refiloe Maele Phoolo, professionally known as Cassper Nyovest has spat some few words for people who doubt his credibility and that’s his final say on what people actually think about him. Cassper, has been in the news lately with followers dragging him, calling him out for teaming up with Emtee, whilst others also think he won’t last long in the music industry. The rapper in his latest tweet says that he actually doesn’t give a fvck what anybody does or say about him because now he is ok with every comment and he is not going to respond to anyone anymore.
I’d never get caught up in the life of drugs – Cassper Nyovest
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I’d never get caught up in the life of drugs – Cassper Nyovest

South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest is not about that “drug life”, because he doesn't want to disappoint his family. “F**k I hate drugs, bro! I just don't f**k with them!” But not everyone was convinced. The rapper was side-eyed by a tweep who asked whether he did cocaine. Cassper replied: “Never even tried it! Thanks to songs like Jozi City Lights by Morafe. I came to the big city of Johannesburg with a firm mindset that I would never get caught up in the life of drugs. Imagine how heartbroken my mom would be if I snorted my career away. Nah, fam. Ke grand!” The Tito Mboweni hitmaker then told tweeps that key for him was his family not having to worry about things they needed. “I care about my family way too much to throw my life away. Yeah the fame and the money great ...
Cassper on how he was evicted & ended up living with a friend
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Cassper on how he was evicted & ended up living with a friend

Cassper Nyovest has reflected on his struggles during the come-up, detailing how he was evicted from his flat and had to move in with a friend on the sly. The rapper has always been candid about his broke days and in a birthday shout-out told a story about being kicked out of his place because he couldn't afford the rent. “If you're a true fan, you would know this story. About 10 years ago I was evicted from my flat because I couldn't pay rent.” “I was busy crying telling my friend what was happening in my life and she immediately says 'no man, speesh', as she would call me, 'don't cry my brother, come move in with me until you find your feet'. She did this without her father's knowledge even though he was paying for the flat so we would have to hide it from him every time he woul...
Cassper Nyovest gets shoutout from Swizz Beatz in the US
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Cassper Nyovest gets shoutout from Swizz Beatz in the US

Rapper Cassper Nyovest is the talk of America after being praised on popular US radio show, The Breakfast Club. Cassper was given a young shoutout by Swizz Beatz during an interview with the show's Charlamagne tha God on Wednesday. The pair took turns gushing over his excellent performance at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival. Showing how impressed he was by Cassper, Charlamagne said, "Before Jay and Bey went on and after Ed Sheeran, it was Cassper Nvoyest. Cassper killed it. He went on and after such major acts and still killed it. He was a co-headliner like that." Cassper said he was honoured to be mentioned on such shows and believes he is being used as "a vessel to change so many lives and inspire the world". “God has used me as a vessel to change so many lives and inspire...
Cassper Nyovest postpones Fill Up announcement, says Naija comments were marketing
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Cassper Nyovest postpones Fill Up announcement, says Naija comments were marketing

After getting fans excited by claiming that his recent comments about wanting to be Nigerian were part of a drive to promote his next #FillUp concert, the star has had to postpone an announcement on the show until next week. Cassper got fans into a #FillUp frenzy on Tuesday night when he turned the tables on criticism of his claim that he wished he was Nigerian because of the support he would get. While fans were still waging war against each other over his comments, Cassper claimed that the debate was part of a marketing strategy to promote his concert. He even mockingly shared photoshopped images of himself in Nigerian clothing. But as #FillUp dominated Twitter timelines and the trends list, Cassper brought bad news to fans. After claiming that he might be able to releas...
Nigeria can have you: Fans react to Cassper Nyovest saying he wants to be Nigerian
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Nigeria can have you: Fans react to Cassper Nyovest saying he wants to be Nigerian

Fans were in meltdown mode on Tuesday after SA's "much-loved" rapper, Cassper Nyovest, claimed on Twitter that he wished he was Nigerian, because he felt he would get more support there. It all started at the weekend during a Twitter discussion between Cassper and muso Zakes Bantwini about the state of the SA music industry, in which comparisons were drawn with Nigeria. This prompted the rapper to reply to a fan, who said he wished Cass was Nigerian. Cassper responded by saying: "I won't even lie. I wish I was from Nigeria too. The love they have for their own artists. The way they celebrate their culture, 90% local content on radio and TV. The way they celebrate their music, no matter where they are in the world. The unity within their industry. A dream!" But this did not sit ...
AKA Comes For His Fellow SA Rapper Cassper Nyovest For Praising Nigerian Music
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AKA Comes For His Fellow SA Rapper Cassper Nyovest For Praising Nigerian Music

On Sunday night, July 29, 2019, South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest took to Twitter to praise the unity in the Nigerian Music Industry and the way they promote and celebrate our culture around the World. In his tweet, he wrote: “I wish I was from Nigeria”. He continued to talk about his admiration for the love Nigerians have for their own artistes, the way the culture is celebrated and love for local content by Nigerians all over the world. Taking to Twitter tonight, his fellow South African rapper and one time enemy, AKA, appeared to take a swipe at him for showing his support for Nigerian Music Industry. He wrote: You wish you were whaaat?! F**k outta here bruv!!!
Cassper Nyovest Hails Nigerian Music Industry For Their Unity
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Cassper Nyovest Hails Nigerian Music Industry For Their Unity

South African Rapper Cassper Nyovest Hails Nigerian Music industry, Wish to be a nigerian. South african popular rapper Cassper Nyovest wished to be a nigerian after hailing nigerian musicians and our oaps, radio and televisions stations for promoting 90% of nigerian artist songs on their channel unlike other countries. Is this true about us??
I don’t care what the haters say, I’m proud of Nadia Nakai and her album – Cassper Nyovest
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I don’t care what the haters say, I’m proud of Nadia Nakai and her album – Cassper Nyovest

While fans debate whether Nadia Nakai's much-anticipated debut album, Nadia Naked, is a classic or not, her boss at Family Tree, Cassper Nyovest, says it is one of the best albums he has ever heard. Nadia's music has always divided fans, but celebs and friends have all praised her new album and her skills on the project. Speaking to TshisaLIVE at the launch and listening session on Thursday evening, Cassper said it had taken a lot of sweat and tears on Nadia's part to get this far. He said he had seen her grow as an artist over the past two years and was proud of what she had accomplished. "I am very impressed by her and her team. I am blown away by what they have managed to put together. I trust the album, the album will do all the talking," he said, adding that every project ...
Cassper Nyovest on why Nigerian music industry is better: There’s too much petty bullsh*t in SA
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Cassper Nyovest on why Nigerian music industry is better: There’s too much petty bullsh*t in SA

African artists, particularly in Nigeria, have been making major moves on international stages but local rapper Cassper Nyovest doesn't think SA artist will ever catch up because from where he's standing there's too much pettiness blocking the vision. The Tito Mboweni rapper participated in a conversation started by his manager, T-Lee, about how Nigerian superstars were headlining big events and coming for every single thing. T-Lee observed that the Nigerian artists seem to have found a collective winning formula, something Cassper felt would never be a thing in Mzansi. "Too much petty bullshit in SA to grow. Ni***s can't even collaborate on songs. Ni***s want to prove how far they will go alone. We'll never catch up. It's gonna be certain individuals maybe mara as a collective. I...
Cassper Nyovest responds to DJ Tira ‘beef’ rumours
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Cassper Nyovest responds to DJ Tira ‘beef’ rumours

Cassper has responded to claims that he is "beefing" with music mogul DJ Tira, after fans started asking questions about their "strained" relationship. According to their followers on social media, the pair seems to have been at loggerheads since DJ Tira called out Durban sponsors for supporting Cassper's #FillUpMosesMabhidaStadium show last year, while his events in the city were not given the same treatment. Soon thereafter, Malume Tira made it clear he was not angry with Cassper, but rumours of an icy feud between the two continued to spread. They questioned whether Tira sabotaged #FillUpMosesMabhidaStadium and why Cassper wasn't on the lineup for Tira's gigs. After months of speculation, one fan decided to take his chance and ask Cassper about the "beef" on Monday evening. ...
Cassper Flies In Popular US Trainer Jessica Burciaga For His Music Video
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Cassper Flies In Popular US Trainer Jessica Burciaga For His Music Video

South African music star, Cassper Nyovest has brought in the big guns in the form of popular US fitness trainer Jessica Burciaga to make sure his Move For Me music video is packing major heat. For weeks now the rapper has been hyping fans up over how "amazing" his music video for his latest single is going to be, and revealed on Wednesday that Jessica would feature in it. Cassper shared a video of Jessica arriving at the airport on Instagram.   View this post on Instagram   #casspernyovest flies in #us #trainer #jessicaburciaga for his #musicvideo He wrote @casspernyovest So i ended up convincing my friend .@JessicaBurciaga to fly from LA to come do this #MoveForMe music video with me. Let's do this!!! A...
Cassper slammed for body shaming
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Cassper slammed for body shaming

Cassper Nyovest once again found himself on the Twitter trend list after he accused of body shaming another person at the gym in a post showing off his body. Cassper used to call himself a "sexy chubby nigga" but has been shedding the kilos and working on his body of late. That was why fans were so shocked when he suddenly posted a snap of himself in the gym and compared himself to another person who was not in the same shape as he is. "I used to be the guy in the background. Hard work and dedication put me in the front line!" he wrote with a guy on the phone in the background clearly in frame. While Cass may have been trying to motivate the people, he was soon dragged for "body shaming" the man. Cassper defended himself, saying that the man was a friend and everything was c...
Cassper Nyovest says he couldn’t sleep and was on anxiety meds because of social media hate
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Cassper Nyovest says he couldn’t sleep and was on anxiety meds because of social media hate

South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest beats off the hate on his social media pages like a cricketer at the crease and has revealed to fans at one point he was struggling with the negativity so much that he had to take medication to deal. The trolling has become so bad that even Queen B, Bonang, has weighed in on it and told him to stop focusing on the negative and "let it go". Speaking to Major League Djz about the pressures of social media and how it can sometimes lead to depression, Cassper said that it got so bad for him that he used to delete his Twitter app so that he could "enjoy peace". "Look at my comment section if you wanna see how angry people are. That sh*t used to depress me hard. I used to delete my twitter so I can enjoy peace. Now I genuinely don't care what people...
I don’t abuse women – Cassper Nyovest sets the record straight
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I don’t abuse women – Cassper Nyovest sets the record straight

As the scourge of women and child abuse in SA continues to be a topic of discussion, celebrities such as Cassper Nyovest have been challenged by the public to introspect for "abusive" traits, but the rapper has made his zero tolerance approach to abuse crystal clear. The Tito Mboweni hitmaker made it clear that while he isn't perfect, he does not beat or promote beating women in his life or music. "I'm not perfect but I can assure you that I don't beat women nor do I promote it! That’s just something I don’t do!" This after Cassper was told not to behave as if he was perfect in the wake of assault allegations surrounding Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha. Video footage of a man, alleged to be Mampintsha, slapping Babes several times went viral on Monday. It was confirmed on Tuesda...
Cassper Nyovest Speaks On Being ‘Mocked’ For Being A Role Model
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Cassper Nyovest Speaks On Being ‘Mocked’ For Being A Role Model

Cassper Nyovest believes that trying to set a good example for young people has often backfired on him. The rapper took to Twitter on Thursday evening to share his thoughts with followers. "I have always set out to be a positive role model. Had a gun to my face, I went to the police station & nothing happened. I was mocked for going to the police. Then I was slapped and I walked away ... was mocked again. Even this tweet will be trolled. I know I am teaching good doe." It's unclear what sparked Cassper's statements but being an inspiration to the young African child has always been at the top of his priority list. It's also no secret that Cassper has been accused of being "fake humble" which has often seen him at the centre of social media storms. A few weeks ago, the ra...
I live a life most artists can only dream of cause I own my music – Cassper Nyovest
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I live a life most artists can only dream of cause I own my music – Cassper Nyovest

Cassper Nyovest has come out to clear the air after being dragged for apparently throwing shade at an aspiring artist. This after, Cass told the wanna-be artist to "sign himself". Whaa had happened was? One tweep finally gathered enough courage to ask Cassper to consider signing him on as an artist at Family Tree but the #FillUp star told him to "open a company and sign himself". Even though some followers thought Cassper was dissing the kid, he made it clear that he was trying to share some of the advice that changed his own life. Cassper explained that his reply was from a Nas song and it was that lyric that helped get him to where he is today. The rapper also grabbed the chance to let everyone know that he's living his best life. According to him it's a life that most of ...
‘I Have No Problem With Gay Or Bisexual People’ – Cassper On Homophobic Claims
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‘I Have No Problem With Gay Or Bisexual People’ – Cassper On Homophobic Claims

Rapper Cassper Nyovest has responded to claims that he is homophobic and made a derogatory comment to a member of the LGBTIQ+ community, who asked to take a picture with him. The Tito Mboweni hitmaker was caught in a massive Twitter storm on Thursday when a user Matthew Whitehead tweeted that Cassper had allegedly hurled a homophobic comment at him when he approached Cas for a pic. Speaking to TshisaLIVE, Matthew said he had been out with friends when he bumped into Cassper and the incident happened. Matthew's friend also dug up an old tweet of Cassper's from 2012 he claimed showed that the star had always been homophobic. As the claims gained traction, Cassper took to Twitter to address his fans and clear the air. The rapper quickly shut down any suggestions that he was hom...
Cassper Nyovest Announces Internship Programme For #FillUpMosesMabhida
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Cassper Nyovest Announces Internship Programme For #FillUpMosesMabhida

Award-winning South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest is calling on Durbanites to apply for the second instalment of his Fill Up Internship Programme. The "Mama I Made It' hitmaker started the internship programme last year, as a means to help young people equip themselves with tangible skills across various event disciplines. Those who are keen to participate can interview for positions on 17 November at Moses Mabhida Stadium between 10am and 3pm. Current intern positions available include operations, talent operations, logistics, accreditation, hospitality & catering, merchandise, marketing, PR and sponsorship. There are only 50 spots up for grabs. Applicants also need to be 18 years and older and need to bring along a certified copy of the identity document.
South African Man Sees Girlfriend Partying With Cassper Nyovest After She Called In Sick
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South African Man Sees Girlfriend Partying With Cassper Nyovest After She Called In Sick

A South African man has been left heartbroken after he found out that his girlfriend lied that she was sick but went partying with Cassper Nyovest who is a popular rapper in the country. Taking to Twitter to share photos of his girlfriend clad in a sexy swimsuit at the party, the man known as @Dj_Techzi said his partner told him that she was retiring for the night because she wasn't feeling too well, only for him to discover she went to party with Cassper Nyovest. He wrote: She Said Goodnight To Me At 17:00 ? Yesterday Telling Me “Babe I’m Sick Not Feeling Well” Kanti okwa bose Kudu Kudu @CassperNyovest s PoolParty ?? I Only Find Out Now.... Women Are Trash ??
Cassper Nyovest & Thando Thabethe Blast Fly SAA On Twitter
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Cassper Nyovest & Thando Thabethe Blast Fly SAA On Twitter

The 'Doc Shebeleza' and local presenter were supposed to head over to Italy on Tuesday for the Ciroc X Moschino campaign launch, however, they had some trouble with South African Airways. Taking to social media, Nyovest was the first one to voice his displeasure by saying that they were told that they would only fly the next day following a four-hour delay. Followed by Thabethe who slammed the experience as "disappointing and frustrating". The official FlySAA Twitter account then responded by saying that they had investigated Mufasa's claims and he was apparently booked on an SA Airlink flight and not an SAA flight. Which came across as a surprise to most since SA Airlink only deals with domestic flights. Both Nyovest and Thabethe were also shook by the airline's response with ...
Video: Nigeria’s Tiwa Savage rules YouTube
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Video: Nigeria’s Tiwa Savage rules YouTube

Tiwa’s Vibe, the new music video of Mavin’s First Lady- Tiwa Savage, is currently trending as number one on YouTube channel. The 3-minute dramatic video which featured an all female cast, beautifully choreographed dance moves and lighting aesthetics, was directed by award winning director, Clarence Peters. ====Skales has officially released a 17 track album, ”Mr Love,” which features a number of artistes including, Tiwa Savage, Sarkodie, Afro B, Phyno and Cassper Nyovest. ‘Mr Love’ is Skales’ third solo album in three years after releasing ‘Man of the Year’ in 2015 and ‘The Never Say Never Guy’ in 2017. =====Universal Music Group, an international music recording label, has announced the signing of top Africa music stars Vanessa Mdee (Tanzania) Tekno (Nigeria) Mr. Eazi (Nig...
Peter Okoye Excited Over First Award Nomination Since Exit From Psquare (Photo)
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Peter Okoye Excited Over First Award Nomination Since Exit From Psquare (Photo)

Peter Okoye, popularly known as Mr. P, has bagged two nominations in the upcoming International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA). The ‘Ebeano’ singer has been nominated in the ‘best male artist’ and ‘best international male artist’ categories for IARA 2018. The nods will be the first for Mr. P since his split from Psquare — the duo made up of himself and his twin brother, Paul. “Shout out to my loyal fans. This one is for you,” Okoye said. “My first ever award nomination. Not one but two! It can only get better and better.   “I’m truly honoured and congrats to other nominees y’all are incredible.” Peter Okoye split from Psquare and started his solo career in September 2017. Other artists nominated in the ‘best international male artist’ category include D...
Cassper Talks About The Sacrifices Of Those Big Money Deals
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Cassper Talks About The Sacrifices Of Those Big Money Deals

While it's no secret that Cassper Nyovest is all about securing that guap, it doesn't just miraculously happen, and often takes loads of sacrifices. The rapper has often come under fire for being boastful about his achievements and wealth, so he decided to give fans a peek into what goes into making sure those coins are secured. While the rest of us were warmly tucked in bed on Thursday night, Cass spent most of the night shooting an advert for a client. The rapper revealed on Twitter that he had bagged another big money deal and was required to shoot the ad until 5am on Friday morning. "Hair done. Let’s shoot this BIG TV AD!!! BIG DEALS!!! WE DON’T PLAY GAMES!!! WE WIN!!! WORK!!!" Cassper added that he wanted fans to know that it wasn't all about flashy rides and lifestyle....
Sarkodie Challenges Davido To A Jollof Rice Cooking Competition, He Replies
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Sarkodie Challenges Davido To A Jollof Rice Cooking Competition, He Replies

Ghanaian musician Sarkodie has challenge Nigerian singer Davido to a cooking contest where they will be judged on their cooking skills. It all started when South African rapper Cassper Nyovest wrote via his Twitter page that “Don’t know if I love Ghanaian or Nigerian Jollof rice more…. What’s your Preference?” Sarkodie then responded to the tweet saying “No need for this bro just put me and @iam_Davido in the kitchen.” Always quick to defend his country’s honour, Davido responded immediately “Looooool na we get the sauce oo.” https://twitter.com/iam_Davido/status/978729921299312641 Cassper then admitted that he had the best jollof in his life in Davido’s house “Hahaha.. Had some lit Jollof at Davido ‘s house actually. Called him the next day like WHA???...
As An Artist You Must Never Be Scared Of Losing Fans, Money, Popularity, Friends Or Anything -Cassper Nyovest
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As An Artist You Must Never Be Scared Of Losing Fans, Money, Popularity, Friends Or Anything -Cassper Nyovest

Cassper Nyovest has money in the bank, hit songs and a career many musicians are envious of - and he said it's all because he is living his truth. The musician said that artists should never be afraid of losing money, fans or popularity of they are staying true to themselves. "As an artist you must never be scared of losing fans, money, popularity, friends or anything gained along the way while making art from your eye because then you’re not living your full truth." Cassper said if you love something you shouldn't have to change. "If you changed to be loved then you love to be changed. Do you my nigga!! It’s your pen!" His comment got almost 3 000 double taps and fans applauded his wisdom, thanking him for being real, no matter the outcome.
New Music Coming Soon From Ycee & Cassper Nyovest
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New Music Coming Soon From Ycee & Cassper Nyovest

Tinny Entertainment lead act, Ycee has been making the headlines for good reasons of late, from dropping a joint-EP titled Late Night Vibrations with label mate Bella to dropping the video for his Eugy-assisted Say Bye Bye track. 2018 has so far being a good year for the young Nigerian superstar. Just hours after performing at the Big Brother Naija live eviction show on Sunday, Ycee has released new photos of himself working in the studio with South Africa superstar rap act Cassper Nyovest. We are excited to see what they can whip up together.
Nigerian Rapppers Are “Kinda Unknown” In South Africa – Cassper Nyovest
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Nigerian Rapppers Are “Kinda Unknown” In South Africa – Cassper Nyovest

A popular conversation that has been running for quite a while now on the Nigerian music scene is Nigerian rappers going more “commercial” with their music as opposed to sticking with hardcore rap. Speaking with PulseNG, South African rapper Cassper Nyovest who won the Best Hip Hop act award at the just concluded Soundcity MVPs shared his thoughts on the matter. The “Doc Shebaleza” crooner explained that hip hop is not an African sound but obtained from Americans while also expressing optimism that Africans will one day find their own hip hop sound which will be peculiar to them. He also agreed with M.I Abaga‘s assertion that SA rappers are bigger than their Nigerian counterparts. He explained that the Nigerian rappers are relatively unknown in SA. Read excerpts from the interv...
SA Rapper Cassper Nyovest Faces A R3 Million Lawsuit
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SA Rapper Cassper Nyovest Faces A R3 Million Lawsuit

Rapper Cassper Nyovest has refused to answer questions regarding a pending R3 million lawsuit against him from a production company, after he allegedly destroyed property during an interview, which turned violent. Rawbust Productions has sent a letter of demand to the musician claiming the alleged altercation led to damages and loss of income. The legal document, which TshisaLIVE is in possession of, claims a member of the production company, Tusko D, approached Cassper for an interview at the South African Hip-Hop Awards at Gold Reed City in December, 2017. The company alleges Cassper turned violent when he was asked to confirm a claim he made about reaching a record breaking 10 million record sales in his career. Cassper's claim that he sold 10 million records received much c...
Davido & Cassper Nyovest Set To Drop New Song
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Davido & Cassper Nyovest Set To Drop New Song

Fresh off from a successful outing at the 2017 Soundcity MVP Awards two days ago, Nigerian superstar Davido and South African hip-hop force Cassper Nyovest have now locked down a collaboration. They both shared the same video of their studio session. Davido wrote: Me and @CassperNyovestmade a classic last nite!! WHAAAAAAAAT! ??????? Out soon!! ??x?? Cassper wrote on his own page: SOON COME!!!! Nigeria ?? x South Africa ?? Who’s ready for a Collabo between @davidoofficial And I???? This is the first time the two artists will work together on a song and we are excited to see the potential banger they are coming up with. Click to watch