Government Name: Mthembeni Ndevu
Birth Date: 15 September 1992
Nationality: South African
Emtee is a South African rapper best known for his debut hit single, “Roll Up. His debut album Avery was certified platinum by RISA on 1 July 2016. He was adjudged South Africa’s Best Male Artiste in 2017 at the AFRIMA. However, he genuinely shot to prominence when he won Song of the Year with “Roll Up” at the South African Hip Hop Awards in 2015.
The following year, 2016, he chalked the “Best Rap Album” and “Record of the Year” feats at the 22nd South African Music Awards. He also won for himself a BET Viewers’ Choice Award that same year. Emtee is credited as one of the pioneers of “African Trap Music”.