Refiloe Maele Phoolo popularly know by his stage name Cassper Nyovest, is a topnotch South African rapper, songwriter, entrepreneur and record producer. His genre of music is Rap which he performs in both his local dialect and English. He is know has one of the biggest rappers in South Africa and his popular for his lyrical bars and his unique hairstyle. He establish his own record label In 2014, with the name Family Tree Records and has gone on to sign top South African artiste.
Cassper Nyovest was born in Mafikeng, a borough of North West, to Muzuki and Letsebela Phoolo. Cassper attended his secondary school at Sol Plaatjie Secondary School where he was into athletics. Cassper Nyovest started rapping at the age of 12 which disrupted his education as he failed grade 10 in 2006 and had to move to his grandma’s house and later decided to drop out of the university.
Cassper Nyovest later had to relocate to Johannesburg to pursue his career as a rapper after agreeing with his parent that he would chase his dream rather than play it safe and regret his decision later in life.
Cassper Nyovest was rumored to be having a relationship with the beautiful Boitumelo Thulo. Which they later confirmed on the headline of a newspaper but later denied it after the relationship was believed to have crash, but they both came out to reaffirm that it was all a rumor and a publicity stunt. The artiste has been on and off as his love life is concerned at the moment.
Cassper Nyovest got his major breakthrough when he released his debut studio album Tsholofelo in 2014 produced the successful singles “Gusheshe” and “Doc Shebeleza”. Initially Cassper started his musical journey when he formed the “Childhood Gangsta” group with his childhood friend. He later exited the group and joined his next group which ids the” Slow motion” music group. After his breakthrough he later moved back how to create his own record label where he discovered late HIp-hop Pantsula and featured him on some of his tracks. He has started one of his music influencers to be voyne chaka chaka.
Cassper Nyovest since his debut have released hit songs like, Move for me, Mama i made it just to mention a few. He has also released topnotch studio albums like Tsholofelo(2014), Refiloe(2015) Thuto(2017) and Sweet and Short(2018) which have gone on to win him various awards.
Cassper Nyovest since his debut has won himself various awards and recognition both home and abroad. He has also gotten himself various endorsement deals both at home and abroad. He is said to be one of the top rappers in South Africa. He has also performed on a stage with some of the big artiste both in Africa and all over the world. He has also been able to drop topnotch studio albums.
Cassper Nyovest’s net worth as of 2019 is $3 million. This is calculated from his daily earnings, earnings from shows, sales of album, endorsement deals, properties and investments owned by the artist. The artiste has done well for himself and his one of the top names to reckon with in the music industry.
- MOVE FOR ME FEAT BOSKASIE
- WHO GOT THE BLOCK HOT FEAT FRANK CASINO
- BABY GIRL
- MAMA I MADE IT
- DOC SHEBELEZA
- DESTINY FEAT GOAPELE
- TITO MBOWENI
- REMOTE CONTROL FEAT DJ SUMBODY
Cassper Nyovest is one of the topnotch artist in South African and has proven his worth over the year. What do you make of our list? Share thoughts in the comment section below.