Emtee (born Mthembeni Ndevu) is a South African rapper who walked into the limelight upon releasing his hit single ‘Roll Up’. Emtee was born in Matatiele, Eastern Cape province.
He grew up in Rockville, Soweto, Gauteng Province. His debut album ‘Avery’ was certified platinum by RISA in 2016.
|Full name||Mthembeni Ndevu|
|Age||27 years old|
|Net worth||USD 300,000|
He was born on 15 September 1992 in Matatiele located in Eastern Cape. At a very young age, Emtee began his career and held a stage performance at Yeoville Primary School talent show at the age of nine.
At the age of 17 years, he joined the choir at Barnato Part High School where he was the youngest choir conductor. He also won many provincial competitions as a member of his school marimba band.
Maraza, a South African rapper, and Emtee had a collaboration in 2010 on a song they called ‘In It To Win It’.
His debut single ‘Roll Up (2015) was produced by Ruff, and became a major hit and topped DJ Speedsta’s hip hop chart on YFM.
He was born on 15 September 1992 in Matatiele. In the year 2019, Emtee is 27 years old.
The popular South African rapper Emtee’s real name is Mthebeni Ndevu.
He is a father to a son who was born in 2015, he named his debut album ‘Avery’ after his son.
The long-time relationship of Emtee and his girlfriend, Nicole Kendall Chinsamy, brought them a happy result. On 30 January 2018, they had their second child.
During an interview section with DRUM magazine, Nichole revealed: “how shocked she was when she first found out she was pregnant with her second child”.
Emtee wants to marry Nicole sooner but her academics are standing between them. According to him “she wants to complete her studies and start a business before they can walk down the aisle”.
- Roll Up
- Pearl Thusi
- We Up
- Pray for me
- Feel me now
- Piki piki
- U Got It
- Mamie Game
- Where were you
- About Me
- Tell Me
Best New International Act during the 2016 BET Awards Viewers’ Choice (2016)
Amstel Record of the year ‘Roll Up’ during the 22nd South African Music Awards (2016)
Best Rap Album ‘Avery’ during the 22nd South African Music Awards (2016)
Song of the year ‘Roll Up’ during the South African Hip Hop Awards (2015)
Best Remix ‘Roll Up’ during the South African Hip Hop Awards (2015)
Best Hip Hop Album ‘Avery’ at Metro FM Music Awards (2015)
Listeners Choice award during the Metro FM Music Awards (2015)
Emtee has an estimated net worth of USD 300, 000 which he accumulated from the recording business, singing, his brand endorsements, and business deals.