Yolandi Visser is a South African musician, artist and actress. She is also referred to as only Yolandi or Yo-landi. She is first and foremost a musician and she is mostly popular by being the part of the group “Die Antwoord”, a conceptual art rap group, which name translates from South African to “the answer.” She has also made a number of art independent short films, but after the growth and popularity of the group she also transferred to the big screen and had a few roles there.
She started her career in a group called “The Constructus Corporation”, which was a collaborative multi-media project which included creating a graphic novel with a soundtrack and a live show. She also worked with a South African group called MaxNormal.tv and she appeared in several of their videos and projects.
In 2008, Yolandi created “The Antwoord” alongside Ninja and they are both the face and the vocalists of the group. They also collaborated with God, formerly known as DJ Hi-Tek who provided the music and a photographer Roger Ballen, who was the mastermind behind their illustrious videos. Yolandi and Ninja released their first album titled “$O$” in 2009m which was available for free download. Besides their music they also attracted the attention of fans with their music videos and their first single “Enter the Ninja.” In 2011, they briefly singed a deal with Interscope Records, but they would later found their own label called Zef Recordz, under which they released their second and third albums called “Ten$Ion” (2012) and “Donker Mag” (2014). In 2016 they released their third album called “Mount Ninji and da Nice Time Kid”. Their music, appearance and lifestyle is inspired by a counterculture movement known in South Africa as Zef.
With the success that the group made both Yolandi and Ninja started appearing in various movies. They appeared together in “Chappie”, which was a movie set in South Africa and they essentially played themselves. Yolandi also appeared in such works as “Family Picnic” (1998), “Spook Asem” (2004), “Tokoloshe” (2011) and “Umshimi Wam” (2011).
Yolandi Visser Net Worth and Salary
Owing to the commercial success that “Die Antwoord” made worldwide, Yolandi’s popularity as well as her net worth have increased exponentially. She is not worth approximately $3.55 dollars. Her popularity is increasing and they are getting more and more attention each time they release new content.
Yolandi Visser Partner and Family
Yolandi Visser is in a relationship with her band member Ninja. They actually know each other from childhood and have been together for most of their lives. There have been a lot of rumors about them breaking up and continuing with the group despite not being together, but those kind of rumors are bound to happen when somebody gets to be as popular as they are. They are not married though and continue to be in a relationship like boyfriend and girlfriend. They also have a child together, and daughter called Sixteen Jones. She actually appears in a lot of their work and they have dedicated a bunch of songs to her as well. You can see her first appearance in the video titled “I Fink u Freaky”.
Yolandi Visser Age
Yolandi was born in South Africa in the city called Port Alfred. She spent her childhood there but not a lot is known about her education and early life before gaining the popularity with “Die Antwoord”. Her birthday is on March 3, 1984 and she is 33 years old.
Height and Weight
Yolandi Visser has always been on the frail side. She is extremely skinny and very slim and this is because the lifestyle she and Ninja follow. They are both skinny and Yolandi is also vegan so she does not prefer Western kind of food and mainly eats what she prefers to her lifestyle. This caused her body weight to be 53 kg with a height of 5 feet and 4 inches.
Brother Sister Rumors
There have been a lot of rumors that Yolandi and Ninja are actually related and some even went as far as to say that they are brother and sister. One of their videos, “Babies on Fire”, actually displays them as such in a loving family. But these are only rumors and they are not true. Yolandi and Ninja are childhood sweethearts and have known each other almost all their lives, but they are in no way related.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Yolandi Visser was born in South African and she is of Dutch decent. Her nationality is South African and she is Caucasian by ethnic group.
|Born:||March 3rd 1984|
|Profession:||Actress / Singer|
|Height:||5 feet 4 inches|
|Children:||1 (daughter Sixteen Jones)|