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Top 20 South Africa Rappers: Best Rap Artists from South Africa

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South African Rappers

List of the Top South Africa Hip Hop Artists

While the genre of Afrobeat and Afropop dominates the continent of Africa, South Africa rappers have created Africa’s top rap and hip hop scene.  In Africa’s most developed and prosperous country comes the continent’s most advanced lineup of rappers and South Africa hip hop artists.

South African rappers and the local hip hop roster may not be as active or as relevant as many other African pop stars, with exception to a few artists, but without a doubt South Africa has the top rap scene of Africa.  A popular rap scene that artists often display their South African heritage and culture through their music and truly promote the daily lifestyles of South Africa.




Top 20 South African Rappers

1. Nasty C 
Follow on Instagram: @Nasty C and watch more on Youtube: Nasty C

2. Cassper Nyovest 
Follow on Instagram: @Cassper Nyovest and watch more on Youtube: Cassper Nyovest

3. AKA 
Follow on Instagram: @AKA WordlWide and watch more on Youtube: AKA WordlWide

4. Kwesta
Follow on Instagram: @Kwesta and watch more on Youtube: Kwesta

5. A-Reece
Follow on Instagram: @A-Reece and watch more on Youtube: A-Reece

6. Emtee
Follow on Instagram: @Emtee and watch more on Youtube: Emtee

7. Nadia Nakai 
Follow on Instagram: @Nadia Nakai and watch more on Youtube: Nadia Nakai

8. YoungstaCPT
Follow on Instagram: @YoungstaCPT and watch more on Youtube: YoungstaCPT

9. Riky Rick
Follow on Instagram: @Riky Rick and watch more on Youtube: Riky Rick

10. Shane Eagle 
Follow on Instagram: @Shane Eagle and watch more on Youtube: Shane Eagle

11. Okmalumkoolkat
Follow on Instagram: @Okmalumkoolkat and watch more on Youtube: Okmalumkoolkat

12. Rouge 
Follow on Instagram: @Rouge and watch more on Youtube: Rouge

13. Yanga Chief
Follow on Instagram: @Yanga Chief and watch more on Youtube: Yanga Chief

14. Tshego 
Follow on Instagram: @Tshego and watch more on Youtube: Tshego

15. Costa Titch
Follow on Instagram: @Costa Titch and watch more on Youtube: Costa Titch

16. J Molley
Follow on Instagram: @J Molley and watch more on Youtube: J Molley

17. Frank Casino 
Follow on Instagram: @Frank Casino and watch more on Youtube: Frank Casino

18. Dee Koala 
Follow on Instagram: @Dee Koala and watch more on Youtube: Dee Koala

19. Zoocci Coke Dope 
Follow on Instagram: @Zoocci Coke Dope and watch more on Youtube: Zoocci Coke Dope

20. Stilo Magolide 
Follow on Instagram: @Stilo Magolide and watch more on Youtube: Stilo Magolide




Honorable Mention South African Rappers:

Da L.E.S
Follow on Instagram: @Da L.E.S and watch and listen on Youtube: Da L.E.S

KiD X
Follow on Instagram: @KiD X and watch and listen on Youtube: KiD X

Fifi Cooper
Follow on Instagram: @Fifi Cooper and watch and listen on Youtube: Fifi Cooper

– Lucasrap$ 
Follow on Instagram: @Lucasrap$ and watch and listen on Youtube: Lucasrap$

L-Tido
Follow on Instagram: @L-Tido and watch and listen on Youtube: L-Tido

Gigi Lamayne
Follow on Instagram: @Gigi Lamayne and watch and listen on Youtube: Gigi Lamayne

Stogie T
Follow on Instagram: @Stogie T and watch and listen on Youtube: Stogie T

The Big Hash
Follow on Instagram: @The Big Hash and watch and listen on Youtube: The Big Hash

PatricKxxLee
Follow on Instagram: @PatricKxxLee and watch and listen on Youtube: PatricKxxLee

Moozlie
Follow on Instagram: @Moozlie and watch and listen on Youtube: Moozlie

Thxbi
Follow on Instagram: @Thxbi and watch and listen on Youtube: Thxbi

South Africa Hip Hop Related Topics:

Top New York City Rappers

Top British Rappers

Top South African R&B Artists

*Unofficial Order, with the more popular artists that have the larger followers and subscribers, along with releasing the most recent music, being near the top.