Mr. Eazi, a multi-award-winning musician and serial businessman, enters the New Year by unveiling his newest venture as a shareholder in the basketball team Cape Town Tigers, situated in Gugulethu, Cape Town. Mr. Eazi credits his most recent purchase as being inspired by his mentor Jay-Z. The team, which was founded in 2019 and is currently the reigning champions of the South African National Championship with victories in 2021 and 2022, was inspired by Jay-Z.
Currently in South Africa on business, Mr Eazi expresses: “The Cape Town Tigers are the best basketball team in Africa. I’m honoured to be part of the family. See you at the next game!”. The Forbes Under 30 alumni is no stranger to business having been featured by the likes of CNN, Rolling Stone, Billboard and Forbes Africa for his forward-thinking approach to business, Mr Eazi continues to make a mark on the continent with his business acumen and endeavours.
Co-Founder of the ground-breaking emPawa Africa, a talent incubator program that funds and mentors emerging African artists, amongst other businesses geared at uplifting African talent, Mr Eazi’s latest acquisition further reinforces his role as a changemaker on the continent pushing the African narrative forward.
Make sure to connect with Mr Eazi on social media for more on his stake in Cape Town Tigers and his music and business endeavours in South Africa.