23 October 2016 Last updated at: 8:02 PM
Cassper Nyovest ditches ponytail: “I am growing up bro”
South Africa’s Hip Hop artist, Cassper Nyovest, has ditched his ponytail trademark saying it is time for him “to boss up and do the suit more” to show that he is growing up.
Mr Doc Shebeleza debuted his new look on the MTV Africa Music Awards (MTV MAMAs) red carpet on Saturday night at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg.
He was dressed in a slick black and white tuxedo.
“I’m growing up bro, my brand is growing up. I’m a CEO now. It’s time for me to boss up and clean up. I need to do the suit more,” said Cassper Nyovest.
@casspernyovest ditches his ponytail trademark, saying "it's time to boss up & do the suits more" because he is growing up and as a CEO he has to clean up! He debuted his new look while dressed up in a slick black & white tuxedo during the 2016 MTV Africa awards. He walked away with the Best Live Act accolade, a spice as he is set to make history on 29th October with his #filluporlandostadium concert. What a way to make an impactful announcement. Please follow us for more updates ✌✌ _______ #mama #casspernyovest #nyovest #branding #brand #branding #mama2016 #mtvmama2016 #mtv #southafrica #nigeria #africa #music #awards #malawi
The rapper, who claims to have ancestral roots in Malawi, walked away with the Best Live Act accolade which serves as a nod his #filluporlandostadium concert slated for next weekend.