South African rapper best known by his stage named Ninja. He rose to fame as a member of the eccentric rave-rap crew Die Antwoord. The group's breakout single "Enter the Ninja" became such a viral sensation that it caused the group's website to crash.
He was born in Johannesburg and was originally a member of the band Max Normal, who later became MaxNormal.tv.
He made his acting debut in director Neil Blomkamp's Chappie.
He has a daughter named Sixteen with bandmate Yolandi Visser.
He has been bandmates in Die Antwoord with rapper and singer Yolandi Visser, who is also the mother of his child.