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Not For Life: Why Did Kid X Leave Cashtime & Is Maggz Next?

Kid X shocked fans when he announced his sudden departure from record label Cashtime. What happened?

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It’s just been months since Nomuzi decided to stage her dramatic departure from Hip Hop music stable Cashtime Family.

And it seems Kid X waited for no grass to grow before following suit!

The rapper announced on Friday that he is no longer part of the record label. The shocking news, which he revealed on SABC’s Live Amp, have sparked rife speculation about the managerial culture at Cashtime, amongst other things. The label is co-owned by Mzansi Hip Hop dab hands K.O and Ma-E, who alongside Maggz, DJ Vigilante and Masandi – are now the only remaining artists in that fraternity.

Not even when we had an EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH KID X earlier this year, did he seem to have any plans to pursue other avenues as viable platforms for shelving his records.

Kid X leaves Cashtime

READ: CASHTIME & NOMUZI OFFICIALLY GO THEIR SEPARATE WAYS

The streets started talking shortly after Nomuzi left to pursue a ‘different creative direction’. But while there was word that Kid X had decided to leave Cashtime for greener pastures – where his career would get solid support – he denied these rumours vehemently.

Kid X leaves Cashtime

Happier times: People have started asking if Maggz is next

However, as the knowers of these things would so often say – the truth has a way of coming out.

Fans have now taken to social media to ask the obvious questions. Not only are people curious what is really going on behind closed doors, but they have started wondering if Maggz will be next to file for divorce.


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  1. adjar

    August 21, 2016 at 10:43 am

    Thank you god Kid X see the snake after a while. you wont blame yourself for this as ntukuza warn you.

    K.O is nothing but a mother fucker who think he have what it takes but he is wack.. check out the bullshit songs he release in a month ago.

    he wont stay in this game. what he said in interview saying he don’t see himself working with many artist in SA. the only artist he see is AKA that was total bullshit.

    • sandile

      August 22, 2016 at 2:39 pm

      ekse ur toking kaka u KO is one of the best in south africa he is in the top 5 so ur kak is basically what it is kak

    • rocca

      August 30, 2016 at 1:28 am

      men u can’t blame k.o when he say’s the only repr he cn do a collabe with is aka yes those two guyz do match they are strong.. but at the other side kid x has done a mistake as hr take himself out of cashtime

  2. realnigga

    August 25, 2016 at 7:47 pm

    ko u king boss…never let any sh*t that they sae get into you…remember eve Jesus was hated for being ReAL

  3. Pingback: Fall Back: K.O Clears Air On CASHTIME Departures | Quench SA

  4. Thotsi_Tk

    September 2, 2016 at 3:19 pm

    K.O is the top dawg…Hez managed to be on the top 3 after a long journey… Fuck haters
    “sathane wande ngomlomo mara awuna neSwagger”

  5. stunna

    February 17, 2017 at 6:06 pm

    guys kid x is the right guy for cash time

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Pregnant Lootlove Debuts Adorable Twin Baby Bump Pics!

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Fridays are usually reserved for the premiering of brand new music in South Africa. But while we were treated to our usual supply of fresh boops this afternoon, Lootlove’s baby bump snaps have easily melted way more hearts!

 

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It’s a phenomenal time to be me. God and my ancestors came together for me and blessed me with something so wonderful! I’m pregnant!😆🤰🏾💁🏽‍♀️ I won’t lie! I’m shoooook! Haha! 😆 I always thought I was cool 🤣😋… and now to find out that I’m having twins makes me even cooler! I am carrying Hip and Hop 😋🤣 This is the most beautiful time of my life. Most precious. The scariest and the most exciting. I’m completely vulnerable and sensitive. I’m excited! I’m nervous but all that goes away when I feel weird little “gas bubbles” which I now know are little kicks because I’m carrying life. A reminder of the miracle and wonder that is God. ❤️ As “personalities”/“celebrities”, we are selfishly required to share every moment in our lives and when we don’t, we have people around us that we think we can trust, who gladly do it for us wether it hurts/compromises us and those we love or not. We constantly have vultures flying above us ready to share our private lives in the most non-emotional manner ever. You may forget but all I am is Human. Flesh and blood and nothing will ever change that and yes, my life is your entertainment, I get that, but try walk a mile in my shoes. The most important thing for me has been protecting my family, my persons family, his beautiful children and respecting tradition. My silence has had everything to do with making sure that everyone who matters has their moment with this, that they feel everything, from shock to happiness to curiosity to excitement, ALL OF IT, Alone, Without the rest of the country pitching in, hounding them/adding commentary/calling or harassing them etc. Its a beautiful time, it’s a sacred time, it’s OUR time. I am BEAMING! Here’s to LOVE. Here’s to forever with the greatest gifts of them all. P.S If you see me in the streets, please don’t touch my tummy… I will punch you in the throat! 😃😘 K thanks byeeeee ❤️🌻😍😃😇🤰🏾💁🏽‍♀️ 📸: @aust_malema 💃🏾: @siya_weloveher 💋: @preciousxabamakeup #LootLoveSquared👑

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Also, she’s pregnant with twins, which “makes me cooler”, so there’s that.

The Media personality surprised fans when she shared the pictures of her sporting a baby bump on her Instagram page. The discernibly joyous mom to be has two cute faces drawn on her tummy for the twins, which she’s playfully referring to as Hip and Hop respectively.

Lootlove has been seeing Hip Hop artist Reason for a minute now, and the two have kept their romance below the radar and out of the press. That hasn’t stopped fans and celebrities from congratulating the couple on their looming bundles of joy!

Congrats Lootlove and Reason!

 

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Bonang Wows At ‘Put No Girl Behind’ United Nations Discussions

The South African media Queen proved she’s just getting started as she co-piloted diplomatic discussions with leading global leaders at a recent UN function aimed at educating girls.

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Bonang Matheba recently represented South Africa as an esteemed moderator of a United Nations panel discussion between Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron and UK Minister Theresa May.

Bonang Matheba at the UN

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Matheba, who looked demure and professional as she spotted a sleek ponytail, opened the discussions by highlighting her very own philanthropical work here in South Africa, where she’s championed her Bonang Matheba education fund to assist young women with furthering their studies.

She then proceeded to execute her moderating duties, which have left fans wowed by her ability to stretch and refashion her famous effervescent presenting style to the diplomatic and official tone of the event and its world leaders.

RELATED: BONANG UNLEASHES KILLER STYLE AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

The event focused on breaking barriers and leaving no girls behind – a countdown to 203o that aims to redress failures to meet the Millennium Development Goal of achieving universal primary education by 2015.

The goal is to accelerate action on girls’ education while ensuring that girls who are currently in school are able to master the basics and progress through secondary education, it says here.

READ: BONANG IS THE FIRST FEMALE SOUTH AFRICAN CELEB TO COVER GQ!

Matheba, who was recently named the Best Media Personality at the IARA Awards in London, is also prepping her hosting duties at the looming Global Citizen festival, where she will be sharing the stage with Trevor Noah and Dave Chapelle

WATCH Bonang do her thing below! 

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Boity Apologising for Her Throwback Homophobic Remarks Is A Good Start

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The surfacing of archived tweets containing homophobic sentiments by a slew of South African celebrities has opened dialogues about the toxic heterosexist landscape of the local entertainment business. 

Just days after her first ever Hip Hop joint set the streets ablaze and earned the media-personality-turned-rapper her first number one on iTunes, Boity has had to apologise for homophobic remarks she tweeted almost a decade ago. She also acknowledged that while her views have changed along with her growth, she used to be quite the outspoken homophobe back then.

The apology comes after a series of old homophobic tweets resurfaced. She was only 19 years old when she vented her hateful spleen towards the queer community, but she has grown a lot over the years. Her views on sexuality were “warped” back then, but she knows better now.

Tweeted Boity amid backlash; “A decade ago, I was naive, homophobic, young and didn’t know better”, she explained. ” I was 19 and my views on sexuality were warped. We grow, our views change and we do better. It’s gut-wrenching and embarrassing to see them now however I am not the same person I was 10 years ago.”

She proceeded to apologise to everyone she has hurt in the old tweets.


The tweets in question were published over different occasions. In one, she is upset by what she perceives to be a surge in the representation of black gay male romance in local TV soapies.

In another scathing tweet, she leaves no shred of doubt about how she feels about the queer community.  
Boity’s apology was met with further debates about the unaddressed homophobia that goes on unchecked in the South African entertainment business.

Despite increasing visibility, what with the likes of Somizi and, amongst other Nakhane Toure proudly shining the spotlight on the existence of gay people in the creative industry, there’s no doubt the business remains rigidly heterosexist.

Tweets allegedly published on Nadia Nakai and Rouge’s Twitter years ago have also attracted some interest, but the two rappers are yet to take actual ownership. That remains to be seen.

While polarising, Boity’s apology has been embraced by many as a good start at acknowledging the pain she has caused many people. She herself was young at the time, and how many of us wish we could have expressed ourselves differently ten years ago.

 

 

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