Ninja; Watkin Tudor Jones

Watkins Tudor Jones, also known as Ninja, is a famous rapper, songwriter, record producer, and even a director based in South Africa. He is well known for being a member of the rap-rave group named Die Antwoord and as an actor for his appearances in various movies, including Chappie.

Well, how well do you know about Watkin Tudor Jones? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Watkin Tudor Jones’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Watkin Tudor Jones to date.

Biography and Early Life

Watkin was born in Johannesburg of South Africa on 26th September of 1974, which makes him 46 years old as of the current year 2021. Even though he is well known for his rapping skills and is very popular worldwide, he likes to keep his personal life away from the media’s attention, which is why not a lot of information about his family and childhood is available to the world.

It is not known who his parents are and what kind of profession they are involved in; the identity of his siblings is also not known, which includes how they grew up and what kind of work field they engage in.

Watkin maintains a tight lip when discussing his family and early life. Still, Yolandi Visser of the band Die Antwoord revealed that Watkin was interested in the South African hip-hop scene from an early age of 13, and he frequently visited nightclubs to finesse his skills for becoming a rapper.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Watkin Tudor Jones in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Watkin Tudor Jones’s age is 46 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 26 September 1974. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 181 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.


It is no longer a surprise that Jones likes to live off the grid as a lot of information regarding his early life is already missing, and he never likes to share them as such with the world. Unlike other celebrities who their everyday life with their fans, Jones is somewhat secretive, which is why there is not much known about Jones’s academic background as well.

It is not known which school he attended and when he graduated high school, which university he got himself into, and if he did, what kind of subject field did he choose for himself. All of this information is unavailable to the media at the moment.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

The followers and fans of Jones assume that he must have had various other engagements in romantic relationships from his good looks and fame, but there is no evidence that can prove such assumptions. Yet it is known that Jones used to date his fellow bandmate named Yolandi Visser of Die Antwoord, and he even has a daughter with her named Sixteen Jones. As of now, the couple is known to have walked their separate ways, and Jones has adopted three more children named Tokkie, Meisie, and Jemile.

Is Watkin Tudor Jones Gay?

Even though there is no information available on Jones, who is assumed to have a long dating history, yet it is known that he once shared a romantic relationship with Yolandi Visser, his fellow bandmate who is a woman and also has his children with her. Thus is safe to conclude that Jones is anything but gay as he also revealed that he identifies himself as a straight person.

Professional Career

Jones was interested in rap music from an early age and started his career with the band The Original Evergreen, which was signed under the label of Sony Music and dropped an album named Puff the Magic, which was eventually banned for the song mentioning narcotics. After this, he released a solo album named Memoirs of a clone and later became the lead vocalist of the band named Max Normal. He joined and left various bands like The Constructs of Corporation, MaxNormal.TV before finally becoming a member of the Die Antwoord band.


Currently, there is no record of Watkin’s award achievements available to the media, yet the appreciation and support he receives from his fans from around the world as a successful rapper must mean more to him than any award or nominations.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Watkin Tudor Jones in 2021

Watkin’s net worth is calculated to be around $10 million estimated as of the current year 2021. Most of this is generated from his successful career as a rap artist who has worked with various bands and even soloes throughout his career.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Tudor is also an actor and has appeared in movies like Goeie More Zuid Africa, Tokoloshe, Umshimi Wam, and Chappie.

Watkin Tudor Jones is a famous rapper known for his rapping skills that he finessed from the age of 13. He realized his knack for rap and devoted his time to learn it well for pursuing it later as a career. The hard work and dedication that he put into his career have helped him earn the reputation that he has today, and this is why many people from around the world see him as a true inspiration.


Facts of Watkin Tudor Jones

  • Gender Male
  • full nameWatkin Tudor Jones
  • birthplaceJohanesburg, South Africa
  • Date of Birth September 26, 1974
  • Age 49 years 9 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • nationalitySouth African
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$10 million
  • professionRapper
  • weightIn Kilograms – 80 Kg, In Pounds – 176 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 181 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolN/A

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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