After much deliberation, ”Ngud” hit maker Kwesta as been voted SA’s Hottest MC 2017 on MTV Base’s annual poll of the nation’s Hip Hop elite. The guy who obtained 4 Platinum plaques this year alone, and currently has the most streamed hip hop video in SA, has been crowned this year Hottest MC.
MTV Base Roundtable was recently revealed on MTV Base in two sections Thursday 30 November, and on Friday 1 December at 18:00 CAT.
After a contentious debate, “Abut’ Fill Up” Cassper Nyovest took second place followed by SA’s Hip Hop the ‘World Is Yours’ hit marker, AKA in third place, leaving Mabala Noise golden boy Nasty C in fourth place. Also making this year’s hotlist is Shane Eagle (sixth place); King Kotini Riky Rick in seventh place; Mlazi Milano star Okmalumkoolkat in eighth position; Wrecking Crew founder A-Reece claimed the no.9 and lyricist YoungstaCPT in tenth place.
Peep the full top 10 countdown of “MTV Base Roundtable: SA’s Hottest MCs 2017″below.
2. Cassper Nyovest
4. Nasty C
6. Shane Eagle
7. Riky Rick