After releasing 30 mixtapes, YoungstaCPT has finally dropped his debut album "3T" on Friday
Known for songs such as "Wes-Kaap," "Salutas" and "Yasis," the Capetonian rapper has been able to etch a unique Cape Town sound within the greater South African hip hop scene.
We spoke to him about his album, the inspiration behind it and why Coloured identity plays such a huge role in his music.
The "We Go Bos" rapper revealed that he worked on the album while releasing his mixtapes and singles. Explaining why he choose to do it this way he said: "The mixtapes gave me an indication of what people want to hear ... I was doing market research.
"It was also my way of figuring out my audience better ... and at the same time you want them to taste something new.