This is an articulated list generated by standard metrics on the Top 10 Hottest South African Artiste at the moment.
South Africans are considered Africa’s hardest-driving pop sound with music diversification, technically enjoyed global attention before any African music Market.
We’ve enlisted below the Top 10 Hottest South African Artiste at the moment by buzz, streams and general impact.
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Nasty C is a South African rapper, songwriter and record producer, he released his third studio album in 2020 titled “Zulu Man with Some Power” and it still peaking and impacting, releasing music videos to songs on the album.
He also performed his track ‘Black and White‘ off the album “Zulu Man with Some Power on the world-renowned ‘Ellen Show‘ alongside Ari Lennox
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Master KG is a South African musician and record producer, his song titled “Jerusalem“, featuring Nomcebo Zikode went viral in 2020, and had about 2 remixes including Nigerian afrobeat star Burna Boy.
He was featured on Bongo Beats ‘This Is Love’ alongside Andiswa.
Master KG recently won African Artist Recognition Award at the 2020 Headies Award.
AKA, is a South African rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, he released an Extended Play titled ‘Bhovamania’ in 2020, it contains 13 tracks even though it is an EP.
The EP features Sho Madjozi, Flvme, Don Design, Grandmaster Ready D, K.O. L-Tido, Moozlie and Yanga Chief.
Cassper Nyovest is a South African rapper, songwriter, and record producer, released his fifth studio album ‘Any minute now‘ in 2020, a 21 track project, one of the longest and No-dull moment project.
Cassper Nyovest has been more than a decade in the music industry, holding it down since his dominance.
Nomcebo Zikode is a South African songwriter and singer, she was featured on one of the biggest hit of 2020, Master KG’s chart-topping single.
She released her first studio album in 2020 titled ‘Xola Moya Wam’ with a couple of collaboration that is still impacting.
Kabza De Small
Kabza De Small, is a South African DJ and record producer, he released his fourth studio album in 2020 titled ‘I Am the King of Amapiano (Sweet And Dust)’, with a broad range of features including Focalistic, Mlindo The Vocalist, Burna Boy, Cassper Nyovest, and Wizkid.
It topped notable charts across Africa and to date, the project is still impacting.
Sho Madjozi is a South African rapper, singer, songwriter, she has been on a feature run, collaborating with a wide range of artistes, Including Nigerian artistes.
Kwesta is a South African rapper and songwriter who released his fourth studio album in 2020 titled ‘2 Skeif’ also released his most anticipated single “I Came I Saw” featuring popular American Hip-Hop recording star, Rick Ross.
It was a chart-topper single and yet still impacting.
After dropping an album, Focalistic teamed up with Nigerian Afrobeat heavyweight Davido, for a single “Ke Star Remix” a chart-topper hit single, currently charting at Top 100 South Africa Apple music chart.
Emtee is a South African rapper, released his fifth studio album in 2020 titled ‘Logan’
He has been on a feature run lately, collaborating with over 5 different artistes currently charting, such as Ami Faku on ‘La’La Ngoxolo‘, KMore on ‘Unamandla‘