Saudi has left Ambitiouz Entertainment. On Tuesday he officially announced that he no longer works with the record label that has actually became popular for “ill-treating” artists!outh African rapper
And without mentioning the label, fellow rapper Emtee said that “Saudi finally free from the circus.”
Saudi, real name Anele Mbisha joins fellow African Trap Movement (ATM) GOATS such as Emtee.
The label is no stranger to controversy and losing artists when they lost B3nchmarq, Fifi Cooper, and A-Reece.
Ambitiouz Entertainment had rocky business relationships with many artists who have left the stable.
Saudi said that he was “FINALLY FREE” when he announced his exit to the label, owned by ANC’s Supra Mahumapelo’s brother Kgosi Mahumapelo.
Born and bred in Soweto, Saudi said that it has come to his attention and those around him that there is a great misunderstanding as to where he stands with his former label and management, Ambitiouz Entertainment.
“Good day to you all. I trust you having a great day considering the national health scare and lack of quality Saudi material and promotion this past year. It has come to my attention and those around me that there is a great misunderstanding as to where I stand with my former label and management, Ambitiouz Entertainment.
Saudi said that he was no longer on their “roster” or in any kind of business or association with the label.
Saudi’s legal representatives issued a statement clarifying the relationship between their client and the label.
“In January 2017, (the) client signed a 3-year Artist Agreement and another 3-year Management Agreement with Ambitiouz Entertainment. Both agreements terminated on 23 January 2020 and, by mutual agreement both were never renewed,” reads the statement issued by Morolong Incorporated.
Apparently, Sjava might also be joining the ATM GOATS soon as rumors about him wanting to exit the label already hit the grapevine.
He has recently released his EP Umphako under a new label, Next Level Entertainment. Ambitiouz Entertainment has been vocal about their support for Sjava as he is facing rape allegations made by ex-girlfriend Lady Zamar.