Cassper Nyovest (PHOTO: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
Cape Town - Local rapper Cassper Nyovest recently got slammed by Twitter users for calling himself, "the most loved hip hop artist of all time."
"They never saw it coming. He is the mosted loved hip hop artists of all time. He's the benchmark. He is the reason why niggas have their one man concerts today, (sic)" he wrote.
"The boy is a legend. They hate the fact that he knows he is a legend an he isnt afraid of saying it. The Greatest!!!" he tweeted.
Cassper’s tweet comes after rapper AKA’s Orchestra on square event which many tweeps believe he is trying to steal the spotlight from.
"It must always be about him ...it's really sad, Cause it don't have to be like this," one user wrote.
Coming to the 28-year-old rapper's defense, some of his fans applauded him for his outstanding work in the industry. "You lead they follow…" tweeted one user.