Cookie Thumper by Die Antwoord

Die Antwoord is a South African rap-rave band formed in Cape Town in 2008, consisting of performers Ninja, Yo-Landi Visser, and DJ Hi-Tek. Their debut album $O$ was made available as a free download on the website. In 2009 South African cinematographer Rob Malpage (along with co-director Ninja) shot the video for their single “Enter the Ninja. The video became a great phenomenon on the internet nine months later, delivering millions of hits to the Die Antwoord interwebsite.¬†Die Antwoord’s musical and visual style incorporates elements of zef culture (South African counter-culture movement) described¬†as modern and trashy, appropriating out-of-date, discarded cultural elements.

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