- Emtee has announced on social media that he is the person to thank for African trap music
- He did not ask for anyone to praise him for it, he merely clarified the matter quite casually
- Since he made the claim, no one has come to tell Emtee that he was wrong, they simply agreed with him
Mthembeni Ndevu, better known as Emtee, has provided social media users and music lovers with some clarity on who invented African trap music.
He did - and he wanted to make sure that everyone knows. Briefly.co.za noticed that Emtee did not make the claim in arrogance, and he has been one of the biggest pioneers for the sub-genre.
Trap music is a hip-hip genre developed in the early 2000s in America and musicians like Lil Wayne made it popular.
In Africa, Sjava and Emtee have been making African trap music a big deal and now Emtee has taken the title of inventor for himself.
The idea of African trap music is storytelling with lyrics and Emtee is certainly known for doing that with his music.
His fans are in agreement that he is the man that brought them this music genre:
"Yes you did!"
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