Cassper Nyovest Image via Twitter @casspernyovest

Cassper Nyovest previews new song with American singer Ne-Yo [listen]

Cassper Nyovest has informally added Ne-Yo to his long list of international collaborations. He teased an amapiano track with the R&B star!


Cassper Nyovest Image via Twitter @casspernyovest

Star rapper and entrepreneur Cassper Nyovest has a long list of international features under his belt. The Siyathandana hitmaker has previously collaborated with the likes of Anthony Hamilton, Wizkid, The Game and Black Thought. 

The prolific artist is now adding another international feature to his list!


The multi award-winning artist took to Instagram Live with amapiano producer Abidoza and teased some of his yet-to-be released music. The duo clearly had a ball at their two-man party! 

One stand-out track was a song with American singer-songwriter, actor and dancer Ne-Yo. 

“I don’t know if it’s gonna come out as Ne-Yo featuring Cassper or Cassper featuring Ne-Yo,” Cassper joked before adding: “When we say amapiano to the world, we mean it”. 

Listen to the song here: 

‘SWEET & SHORT 2.0’ 

The successful rapper released his latest album, Sweet & Short 2.0, on 30 June and had amapiano fans stunned with his impressive feature list.

Of these artists, local songstress Boohle features on his single Siyathandana which are rocking the SA charts. The song’s music video has already achieved more than four million views on YouTube and is still going strong. 

The song also features Abidoza who produced nine tracks on Cassper’s 11-track album. 

ALSO READ: How working on Cassper Nyovest’s ‘Siyathandana’ changed Boohle’s life


After signing a R100 million partnership deal between his label, Family Tree Records, and South African footwear brand Drip Footwear in June, Cassper has released his first original sneaker, the “Root of Fame 990”. 

The 990 refers to the year the rapper was born, 1990.

The sneaker is available in five different colourways including triple black excellence, black salmon, off white and triple white. 

Some celebrities who have gotten their hands on a pair include influencer and YouTuber Mihlali Ndamase, DJ Sumbody, and house legend Oskido.