Cashtime

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Cashtime
Also known as
  • CashTime Tsotsi 4 Life
Origin Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Genres
  • Hip Hop
  • Rap
  • Skhanda
Occupation(s)
  • Musicians
  • record producers
  • poets
  • songwriters
  • entertainers
  • performers
  • public figures
Years active 2010 - present
Labels Cashtime Life
Associated acts
Past members
  • K.O (2010 -2018)
  • Dj vigilante (2015 - 2018)
  • Masandi (2016 -2018)
  • AB Crazy
  • Smashis (2010 - 2013)
  • Ntukza (2010 - 2013)
  • Nomuzi aka Moozlie (2015 - 2016)
  • Kid X (2010- 2016)
  • Maggz (2014 - 2016)
  • Ma-E (2010 - 2017)

CashTime Life was a South African Music Publishing Company and Entertainment Company, as well as a record label and Management Service. The CashTime Fam was a South African hip hop collective, consisted of South African hip hop musicians, performers and entertainers K.O, Ma-E, Kid X, Maggz, DJ Vigilante and their only R&B singer Masandi.[1]

Roster[edit]

Current Roster[edit]

  • [CASHTIME IS NO MORE]

Former acts[edit]

  • AB Crazy[2]
  • Ntukza
  • Smashis[3]
  • Nomuzi aka Moozlie
  • Michamelo
  • Kid X
  • BLURG_SA
  • Ma-E
  • K.O 2010-2018
  • MASANDI 2016-2018

Full Discography[edit]

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Artist Album Title Album details Certification Sales
2006 Teargas K'shubile K'bovu RiSA: Gold[5] South Africa: +25,000
2008 Teargas Wafa Wafa
2009 Teargas Dark or Blue RiSA: Gold[5] South Africa: +20,000
2011 Cashtime Fam Now or Never
2012 Teargas Num8er Num8er

Solo studio albums[edit]

Year Artist Album Title Album details Certification Sales
2013 K.O. Skhanda Republic RISA: Platinum[6] South Africa: + 40,000
2016 Ma-E Township Counsellor

Mixtapes[edit]

Year Artist Album Title Album details Downloads
2013 Cashtime Fam Cashtime R.A.D.I.O
2015 Kid X 3 Quarter Pace +600,000

Nomuzi's Departure[edit]

Cashtime Life CEO Thabiso Khati announced in March 2016 that artist Nomuzi Mabena otherwise known as Moozlie, was no longer part of the Cashtime Roster. It was said that due to the differences that between Nomuzi's vision and the label's vision for her development in her music career, the label opted to release her from her contract. Nomuzi departed on good terms with the label.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'No transparency or credibility': Why rappers K.O, Kid X are not taking part in SA Hip Hop Awards". Times LIVE. Retrieved 2015-11-10.
  2. ^ "Goodbye to Cashtime Fam for good?". www.hypemagazine.co.za. Retrieved 2015-11-10.
  3. ^ "Smashis Addresses His Relationship With K.O & Cashtime Life". www.hypemagazine.co.za. Retrieved 2015-11-10.
  4. ^ a b c d e "Best Selling Hip Hop Albums In South Africa Part 3 - SA Hip Hop Mag". 2016-02-16. Retrieved 2016-07-05.
  5. ^ a b "Best Selling Hip Hop Albums In South Africa Part 3 - SA Hip Hop Mag". 2016-02-16. Retrieved 2016-07-05.
  6. ^ Ogala, Idia (2015-12-08). "Meet K.O, the platinum-selling emcee putting South Africa on the map". The Source. Retrieved 2016-07-05.
  7. ^ Tjiya, Emmanuel. "Nomuzi Mabena released from CashTime records". Sowetan LIVE. Retrieved 2016-03-23.