In 2017, Nasty C took home the Record of the Year gong at the South African Music Awards for his anthemic song,Hell Naw
. He also took home that year four Metro FM Awards for Best New Artist, Best Male Album, Best Hip Hop Album and Song Of The Year.
The young gun originally shot to superstardom after releasing his instant classic, ‘Juice Back’ off his 2014 mixtape, Price City. It was followed by a remix featuring Cassper Nyovest and Davido.