10 South African Celebs And Their Endorsement Deals. It goes without saying that it’s easier to sell a product with the help of a celebrity face. A lot of local and international companies have found it fit to use faces of South African celebs to move their products. From shoes, to make-up and skin care ranges, our celebs have some of the biggest endorsement deals ever. Here are some of the most notable deals that some of our celebs have signed.
1. Casper Nyovest
Cassper doesn’t brag for nothing, he is making money not only as a rapper, but also as a face of big products. Cassper Nyovest made waves when he collaborated with MTN & AG Mobile to launch his own cellphone. Cassper even revealed that the collaboration between him and the brands changed his life for the good. Other endorsements include KFC, Castle Lite and now the rapper has just been scooped up by Ciroc.
Anther rapper swimming in endorsement deals is non other than AKA. In October last year, he signed a multi-million rand deal with Cruz Vodka, it’s said to be the largest ever signed by a South African musician thus far. He’s also secured deals with Reebok, headphone brand Rocka, Ciroc, Hunters and Sony Music Africa.
3. Bonang Matheba
For Queen B, Revlon is just one of the major brands that she scored a endorsement deal with. The media personality has been building up her brand on an international scale. She is the African face of Ipanema and she previously signed Woolworths, Gert Johan Coetzee, Ciroc, Brutal Fruit, Diva Divine Hair, and now her lasted endorsement deal is with Courvoisier.
4. Nomzamo Mbatha
The year might as well be declared as actress Nomzamo Mbatha’s year. Nomzamo is the first African Face for Neutrogena, the beauty also scored multi-million deals including Puma and BET. Adding to her list of endorsement is Audi SA who have also snapped her up as their ambassador.
Boity showed she is a force to reckon with when she announced her endorsement collaboration with the Sissy Boy jeans brand. Boity was also announced as the face of clothing brand Legit, USN, Brutal Fruit and Celltone just to mention a few.