UPDATE: It appears that Die Antwoord is not planning on breaking up. Prawn_Star wrote that the journalist “Daryl Keating” wrote an article that twisted his words and completely took everything they had said out of context. “This is a lie. An Daryl sucks.”
One of our favorite South African groups, Die Antwoord, has announced their plans to disband in September of next year.
The Rap-rave duo confirmed to Exclaim! saying that “Die Antwoord dies on that day. It's all over. I feel beautiful about it. I'm not scared of the end. I'm a Ninja. I'm not scared of death.”
For those of you unfamiliar with Die Antwoord (Afrikaans for “The Answer”) is a South African group that formed in Cape Town in 2008. The group's image is based on a counterculture movement known as zef in South Africa and incorporated many elements from the photographer Roger Ballen.
While Die Antwoord haven't split yet, make sure to check out their new single “Fat Faded Fuck Face” on YouTube below: