Mthembeni Ndevu, better recognized by his stage name Emtee, is a famous South African rapper. Below you will get information about this rapper in more depth:
Emtee was born on September 15, 1992 in the mid-sized township Matatiele, located in the Eastern Cape, which is a coastal province in South Africa. Emtee was initially brought up in Rockville, Soweto, which is a foremost township in the Gauteng Area. Emtee is finest recognized for his debut hit single, entitled “Roll Up”, which launched his music career to fast pace. Emtee desired to turn out as a prevalent musician subsequently he was a small kid and his purpose worked.
In year 2015, a friend of Emtee, his main producer named Ruff produced a beat for the song that would ultimately turned out as his debut single entitled “Roll Up”. The rapper appealed that the whole track was recorded and confirmed in a very short time of just two hours. Song-“Roll Up” gained chief radio play in Southern Africa and ranked at the topmost of DJ Speedsta’s hip hop chart on popular YFM.
South African rapper AKA and Wizkid was presented on the authorised re-release of his single, which Emtee named as “Roll Up Re-Up”. He stated that this single was recorded inside a tight schedule, as he and his team were confirming his debut album.
Emtee has been bestowed with his first award and nomination for the Song Of The Year award held at the South African Hip Hop Awards in year, because of the single- “Roll Up”. “Roll Up” contested in a classification where two South African gold retailing artists and Khuli Chana each did minimum two appearances.
In year 2015, Emtee debut album entitled Avery was launched on iTunes and to internal music dealers. This rapper-Emtee has a son born in year 2015 and his debut album entitled Avery was entitled after his son’s name.
Education: Emtee continued working on his music career through his late teenage years, choosing to not recap his final year though his grades was not sufficient enough to secure admission into the major universities of South Africa.
In an interview arranged on South African channel named ANN7, Emtee states that he sought to be a musician right from first grade while studying in primary school. Emtee made performance on stage for the initial time at the early age of 9, at a talent show held at Yeoville primary school.
During his teenage of 17, Emtee started earning money from his musical projects. He turned out as the youngest choir player at Barnato Park High School, and received several provincial competitions as an associate of his school’s marimba group.
Emtee Net Worth
The estimated total net worth of Emtee is around $300 thousand in year 2017. The total net worth and remunerations of Emtee have been made from his recording business, singing, his brand endorsements, business deals, etc.
Emtee recently purchased a brand new car Mercedes-AMG A45, which charged him around Rs 731 500. He has posted a photo stating that it’s now time to chill and drive around the city in September, 2016.
Superstars and fans have taken to social media to greet rapper- Emtee on purchase his first car named AMG of worth more than R800K. Emtee made a rocking performance in a skorokoro at the Metro FM Music Awards and after winning, this rapper said he wanted to construct a lavish house for his parents.
In year 2010, Emtee collaborated with South African rapper named Maraza on a song entitled “In It To Win It”, making him a business model. Emtee is presently contracted to Ambitious Entertainment, which is a famous South African independent record label. This is an independent brand that signifies other famous artists such as A-Reece and Fifi Cooper.
Emtee’s debut album entitled Avery was authorized as platinum by RISA in year 2016. Also in year 2016, Emtee won many Metro FM Music Awards as well as South African Music Awards.
Also in year 2016, Emtee has been bestowed with BET Awards Viewers’ Choice in category of Best New International Act.
After gaining noticeable success, it is no wonder Emtee’s fame and earning keeps rising. In his career, started at early age, he received series of awards and recognition for his album, songs, mixtapes, etc.