Cassper Nyovest net worth: South African recording artist and record producer, Refiloe Maele Phoolo, better known as Cassper Nyovest has a net worth of $500 thousand.
Born on December 16, 1990 in Mafikeng, Nyovest started rapping at the age of 12 while he was at grade 6. He dropped out of school at the age of 16 hoping to chase his career as a rapper. He then relocated to Johannesburg a year later to pursue his dreams in music. He formed a group called Childhood Gangsters in 2004 which later disbanded after which he joined Slow Motion, an eight member group.
He also signed contract with Botswako label ‘Impact Sounds’ and without a release in two years, he left for home again. He was then spotted by rapper HHP at a performance and Nyovest was given a chance to feature on ‘Wamo Tseba Mtho’ single that helped the budding artist to go on international tours and gain exposure. He then started sharing stage with internationally acclaimed rappers like Wiz Khalifa, Kendrick Lamar, Nas, Kid Cudi and Talib Kweli.
Cassper Nyovest’s first single ‘Gusheshe’ came in 2013 and was well received in South Africa. His second single ‘Doc Shebeleza’ gained him major success after it peaked to #1 in South Africa’s official music charts. Nyovest was also ranked as the ‘Hottest MC in Africa’ by MTV base. From rags to riches, Nyovest life took a positive turn and he is currently dating actress Boitumelo Thulo. Currently, this budding artist enjoys a net worth of $500 thousand.
Quick facts about Cassper Nyovest
Full Name: Refiloe Maele Phoolo
Profession: Rapper, Recording Artist
Nationality: South Africa
Date of Birth: 16 December 1990
Place of Birth: Stockholm, Sweden
Marital status: Mafiakeng, North West
Astrological sign: Sagittarius