For months now, Cassper Nyovest and Naakmusiq’s looming boxing match has been the buzz of the town. The two musos have been punting the match, which will be taking place at Sun City on Saturday. And due to the hype around the event, many fans have pleaded for a linear broadcast of the event. So the landing of the Celebrity Boxing Match: Cassper Nyovest vs. Naakmusiq on Channel O tonight at 21:00, has been met with much fanfare. ‘Music Over Everything’ is the motto, so fans of the two will also be treated to more music showdowns after the big match.
Both established incumbents in the South African music business, Cassper Nyovest and Naakmusiq, real name Anga Makubalo, have drawn a big crowd to the boxing match. It comes after Cassper Nyovest took to the ring to battle it out with a famed YouTuber earlier this year. He emerged victoriously, and immediately accepted Naakmusiq’s challenge for a boxing match. And now what has been building up for months has found it’s way to the screen, blow by blow.
It’s also going to be bar for bar, as Channel O is also presenting a whole vibe around the match. At 19:00 through 21:00, viewers can look forward to Only Cassper vs Naakmusiq. Then at 21:00 until 22:00, the big moment arrives on Celeb City – Boxing Match.
Real name Refiloe Phoolo, Cassper Nyovest has shared some details on how much he’s been putting in the work behind the scenes. Although he took out Slik Talk in the ring, he’s made sure to shed no less than 20 kgs in preps for big blows. Naakmusiq’s recent promo visual for the show has also wetted appetites, with many now wondering who between the two will come out on top!