Emtee: Biography and Net Worth
Emtee: Biography and Net Worth: Real name Mthembeni Ndevu, Emtee was born on September 17 1992, in the mid-sized town Matatiele, situated in the Eastern Cape, a coastal province in South Africa. He grew up in Rockville, Soweto, a major township in the Gauteng Province.
Emtee started performing at a very young age he performed on stage for the first time at the age of 9, at a Yeoville primary school talent show. He only started earning from his musical effort at the age of 17. Being the youngest choir conductor at Barnato Park High School, he won many provincial competitions as a member of his school’s marimba band.
In 2010, Emtee collaborated with South African rapper Maraza on a song titled “In It To Win It“. They appeared on Channel O’s show “HeadRush“. In 2015 his debut single ‘Roll Up’ was produced by Ruff. The song was a major hit it even topped DJ Speedsta’s hip hop chart on YFM. Wizkid and South African rapper AKA featured on the official re-release of his single, which Emtee called “Roll Up Re-Up”.
The artiste won his second award and nomination for the Song Of The Year award at the 2015 South African Hip Hop Awards, due to the single “Roll Up“. The next day on 4 December 2015, Emtee’s debut album “Avery” was released on iTunes and to domestic music retailers.
In 2015, the rapper was signed to Ambitiouz Entertainment Record Label but left earlier this year to start up his own record label, Emtee Records. He currently has three albums and one EP to his credit.
He is currently in a relationship with long time girlfriend, Nicole Kendall Chinsamy with whom he has two sons. His first son was named after his debut album, Avery.
Emtee is estimated to be worth approximately $300,000 and has several awards and nominations between 2015 till present.