Cassper Nyovest continued his climb to riches this week when he was named as an ambassador of premiere international vodka brand Cîroc. The event – at The Munro Boutique Hotel in Houghton Estate, Joburg – was attended by Nyovest’s family and close friends, a veritable who’s who of local hip-hop.
The news hardly came as a surprise, though. A few weeks ago, the 26-yearold rapper and producer appeared with bottles of Cîroc in his music video for the song Tito Mboweni.
He brought that full circle by performing the hit at this week’s elegant and intimate bash.
Social media joined the party and the hashtag #OnArrival was trending. Nyovest looked dapper in a fitted navy blue suit matched with brown leather loafers.
A pleased-as-punch Nyovest told guests: “It’s such an exciting moment for me to be a part of the Cîroc family ... I pride myself in being number one.
Jaws dropped, as they always do, when actress Nomzamo Mbatha appeared to host the party in a tight-fitting gold dress with an exquisite tassel skirt. After the formalities, guests were served three different cocktails that represented Nyovest’s biggest songs and moments. “My fans should look out for all my great plans that will come to fruition soon,” the lively rapper said. “I can’t wait to have intimate
CLEAN CUT Cassper Nyovest (left). Below, from left: Anatii, Riky Rick, Major League twins Bandile and Banele Mbere, and Nadia Nakai JAW-DROPPINGLY HOT Nomzamo Mbatha was the host off Nyovest’s elegant and intimate bash Yvonne Chaka Chaka