Du Boiz then scored a feature with Tyga, and his recent collaboration with AKA–a song called “Hallelujah” deserves a spot on your playlist. The rapper’s hight pitch vocal projection and unique enunciation are reminiscent of Q-Tip. crownedYung, from Durban, was previously signed to the popular indie label Select Play. All rights reserved. He is a South African hip hop artist, record producer and businessman known for his well-thought-out music and rose to stardom in 2011. (They were crowed Kings Of Hip Hop Beats SA on the previous Hip Hop Beats SA Competitions) To feature on this list simply like Hip Hop Beats SA’s facebook page and wait for the next competition. Joshua The I AM was one of the judges’ favorites, and AKA expressed that he had the potential to win the competition and even went as far as saying Joshua’s song for the final was better than Flex’s. Trey98 is one of the dope rappers to make a smash jam of Hip Hop Beats SA competition[…]. Share. Emtee is one of the most talented rappers in South Africa. Die Antwoord (R100 Million) Die Antwoord is a South African rap group. It’s only a matter of time until Lil Trix is a household name in South African hip-hop. A US tour was announced for late 2019. The rapper sounds comfortable over the trap production he favors. Read our 25 South African Rappers Under 25 You Need To Stop Sleeping On list, presented in no particular order, ahead. Here’s a look at some 11 hot South African rappers we expect to blow the game in 2017. Share; Tweet; 2016 continued being a big year for what many have come to term ‘the golden era’ of Hip Hop in South Africa. Vitu offers a needed balance in the South African hip-hop scene, which is dominated by trap music (nothing wrong with that). A post shared by Joshua The I AM (@iamjoshuatheiam) on Jun 22, 2017 at 10:43am PDT. Una Rams sings more than he raps. A post shared by Lil Trix (@liltrixsa) on Jan 23, 2017 at 1:58am PST. The song features South African rapper G Boy. She also chose to call herself King instead of Queen because, in her own words, she aims to be eccentric in the male dominated industry. READ ALSO: DJ Tira's SAMA win raises Mzansi eyebrows: "It's favouritism" 16. On his latest EP titled ZULO, the emcee shows a lot of growth – he sounds more comfortable in his own skin than he ever has. A post shared by B a s s R e e v e s (@flexrabanyan), A post shared by Yung Swiss (@yungswisspgp), A post shared by Manu WorldStar (@manu_worldstar), A post shared by Vitu (@thatstonernext2you), A post shared by RIDGE FORRESTER (@deexclsv), A post shared by Joshua The I AM (@iamjoshuatheiam), 6 South African Female Rappers Talk About the SA Rap Scene - OkayAfrica ›, Interview: 808x On Crafting Different Sounds For the Diverse Innanetwav Roster - OkayAfrica ›, Interview: Ranks ATM Makes ‘Substance Music’, Joeboy Shares Visuals for New Track 'Lonely'. A post shared by Manu WorldStar (@manu_worldstar) on Jun 20, 2017 at 3:18am PDT. He is popular and well known for the single hit song “Way it Goes”. AKA has released three albums so far with the latest being “Touch My Blood”. 11 Young South African Rappers To Take Seriously In 2017. Hip Hop Beats SA is one of the best upcoming Hip Hop Artists and Hip Hop Producers promo site. F South African female rappers‎ (3 P) R Rappers from Pretoria, South Africa‎ (2 P) Pages in category "South African rappers" The following 42 pages are in this category, out of 42 total. His latest single “Jungle” again proves his staying power, and features Cashtime Life boss K.O. Get discovered and find amazing musician jobs on StarNow. She also appeared on Ghanaian rapper Wanlov’s latest album Orange Card: Fruitopian Raps. Earlier this year, he got a huge co-sign from house music maestro Black Coffee. Below shows an example of the biggest Carolina rappers in the two states of South Carolina and North Carolina. I’m looking for someone to be featured for my upcoming projects. by Erene Roux. 1. When speaking about hip-hop in South Africa, it is important to consider this back-story of suffering Discover when your favorite artists are next coming to Johannesburg or browse upcoming concerts in the area. He impressed the show’s judges—AKA, Stogie T, Khuli Chana and Scoop Makhathini—with all the necessary rapper dynamics. Joeboy has dropped the music video for his latest track 'Lonely'. Top 10 Richest rappers in South Africa 2019 #AKA #CassperNyovest #NastyC Over the years, people usually take rapping as an insignificance art because of the way it is been composed. Emtee booking fee is set at R45,000. And that has attracted the stars to her. She featured Nadia Nakai in her single ‘Lately’. Songs such as "Die For Me" and "How Could It Be" are laced with specific details that could have only been extracted from his life experiences, for instance, on the former, he raps, "You cheated on me with a gym freak, you did me dirty.". Jan 6, 2017 . These rappers have fans all over Africa and the world. Kiii is your guy. Comprehensive list of Johannesburg concerts plus free personalized alerts for concerts in Johannesburg, GT. The music is soulful enough for Ranks to tell his story and gritty enough to maintain his street aesthetic. OkMalumKoolKat featured her on two songs on his debut album Mlazi Milano. Towards the […], Check out Trey98 – King Of Hip Hop Beats SA Nov/Dec 2017. Moz Kidd is making sure that Nelspruit, the capital of the Mpumalanga province, is never left out of conversations about hip-hop. Her hit single “Dumi HiPhone,” a collaboration with gqom collective PS DJz , is as ratchet as they come, and has kids all over South Africa gyrating to it. A post shared by B a s s R e e v e s (@flexrabanyan) on May 22, 2017 at 10:42am PDT. A post shared by Yung Swiss (@yungswisspgp) on May 30, 2017 at 9:38am PDT. What makes it even more exciting is that most hip-hop artists in the country are young. Last year, he released his debut EP called Trapnya, which gives you a taste of who SimmySimmyNya is. A post shared by Dubeezy (@duboizsa) on Jun 14, 2017 at 12:24am PDT. His latest single “, ad, who feels starved of that type of hip-hop in the 21, century. Moz Kidd’s music is mostly trap. You are welcome. Given the right PR, he will be up there with your Nasty Cs and A-Reeces. The Vatel hitmaker charges R35,000 for a performance. Page Transparency See More. TSA raps and croons over textured cloud trap production. Vitu is part of a trio called Arcade Music, which is equally as passionate. Manu was a contestant in The Hustle. The rapper from Mpumalanga is part of the new wave of artists who are making the internet work for them–he has managed to connect and work with producers from as far as Germany. A post shared by Maya (@shomadjozi) on Jun 10, 2017 at 1:00am PDT. He also happens to make greats songs. Download the free Hip Hop Beats SA competition beat, record your track and send back to us within the spefied competition date. Sho Madjozi is running her own lane. Listening to TSA’s music, you can pick up a Drake influence, from his production choice, his subject matter and delivery, but the artist is still authentically himself. Best Rappers in South Africa 2020 1. Log In. Chad Da Don’s music used to have motswako influence, thanks to his affiliation with Cassper Nyovest. . SimmySimmyNya’s high-pitched voice and unorthodox delivery put him in a league of his own. And he’s able to rap in both English and vernacular, which is also an advantage. Share. Semi Tee. His 2016 EP Bottom Baby is amazing, proving Swiss is more than just a rapper, but a versatile artist who can make great memorable songs. He appeared on Uno July’s Uno ‘n Only album last year. They are both rappers and have headlined shows in Europe, Africa and other parts of the world. Save for PH and Mchangani, Sho Madjozi is the only visible rapper to rap in the Tsonga language, and she does it with a personality and flair that hasn’t been heard before. Community See All. Unlike most emcees of the same school of through as he is, Wah-Li is willing to explore different types of production, and the beauty is that he is always able to excel. Uncategorized. Kiii’s part of a group of like-minded hip-hop heads called, listed the artist as one of the rappers to watch in 2017, . Flex Rabanyan, from the small town of Eskhawini in KwaZulu Natal, is making sure that his province remains one of the most represented. Her 2016 mixtape Storiez To Tell saw her spitting bars over varied production that ranges from boom bap to trap. In The City Festival, Johannesburg, South Africa . Apply to gigs & jobs for rappers in South Africa. If you are into the likes of ProVerb and Reason, then Wah-Li’s music will definitely work for you. The rapper’s music also doesn’t disappoint. This was after the success of his single “Celebration,” which received airplay on YFM, Cliff Central, and other stations. Last year, he collaborated with Riky Rick on the single “I Wanna Know.” Earlier this year, he was recruited by the controversial label Mabala Noise, joining a constellation of stars including Nasty C, Gigi Lamayne, Zakwe and more. Frank Casino has the ability to captivate his listener with his authoritative vocal projection and delivery, so much that it doesn’t matter what he’s rapping about. J.S.K XXVI, just like most of his peers, doesn’t just limit himself to rapping – he can also sing and produce. With every successive release, listeners are bound to pick up on both his personal and artistic growth. He is part of the Down South Natives collective from Cape Town, and just like most of his peers, can freestyle better than your fave. He’s not wordy–he pauses between lines when he has to. XXVI was also on the cover of The Freshman Edition of Hype earlier this year. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. Want to increase your audience? Flex is the champion of the second season of Vuzu TV's The Hustle—the popular TV rap competition which just wrapped up a few days ago. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. , on which the artist tells stories of aspiration and relationships. Joshua The I AM’s music is consistent–his videos are artsy, shot in slow motion, with a hazy feel. Wah-Li is all for technical correctness–his bars are well-structured, and his rhymes are intricate and uniform. Name: YoungstaCPT From: Cape Town. This list may not reflect recent changes . We host monthly Hip Hop competitions to discover and feature on our website the hottest upcoming Hip Hop artists and Hip Hop producers that have what it takes to become stars. New Drug is just a start–a teaser of a longer project which he’s already working on. It saw him showcase his rapping and songwriting skills like a true millennial artist. The rapper’s also featured on Ginger Trill’s lastest single “Forrest Guap,” in which he delivers a catch. Top 10 Best Rappers In Africa 2020. A post shared by RIDGE FORRESTER (@deexclsv) on May 22, 2017 at 2:21pm PDT. In the meatime, her mixtape will ensure you become a fan. Khuli Chana recently featured her on his latest single “Tlekeke.” Veteran producer and rapper PH featured her on his latest album Break. New rapping jobs listed daily. A post shared by Vitu (@thatstonernext2you) on Jun 17, 2017 at 5:02pm PDT. 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