Dutch rapper and writer - Joost Klein


Dutch rapper and writer - Joost Klein

Joost Klein known famed as Joost, is a Dutch rapper, writer and former YouTuber.

He is best known for his songs “Scandinavian Boy”, “Wachtmuziek”, and “Friesenjung”, and his albums M Van Marketing, Albino, and 1983. Although mainly a hip hop artist, his songs and performances often include influences of electronic music, such as drum and bass, hardstyle and gabber. He is set to represent the Netherlands in the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 in Malmö, Sweden.

Joost Klein age: 

Born on November 10, 1997, in Leeuwarden, Netherlands, Joost Klein, or Joost, is currently 26 years old. He spent his formative years with his parents in the Frisian village of Britsum, initiating his YouTube journey in 2008 under the alias EenhoornJoost. Despite starting high school at Stedelijk Gymnasium in Leeuwarden, Joost eventually dropped out.

Joost Klein YouTube Career:

Joost created YouTube content under the name EenhoornJoost until 2016, producing a range of videos, including sketches and mini-documentaries. Presently, he exclusively shares music video clips on YouTube, having garnered over 225,000 subscribers and accumulated more than 23 million views across his videos.

Joost Klein career highlights are:

Joost Klein's notable career milestones include his first mixtape, "Scandinavian Boy," released in 2017, featuring the viral hit song of the same name. His collaborative album with Donnie, "M van Marketing," dropped in 2018, including popular tracks like "Stockholm" and "Domme Patta." In 2018, he published "Albino," a book of poems honoring his father. Joost is set to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest 2024 in Malmö, Sweden, representing the Netherlands.

Joost Klein net worth:

As of 2023, Joost Klein's net worth is estimated between $100,000 and $1 million. He generates income from music sales, streams, shows, book sales, and YouTube revenue. However, the precise figure is not publicly disclosed, and these estimates are based on various online sources.

Joost Klein wife:

As he kept his private life out of the limelight, it is not known if he was married.

Joost Klein kids:

Little is known about his private life and relationships. There are no reports about him having a son or a daughter.

Joost Klein Family:

Joost Klein's parents were from the Frisian village of Britsum. Tragically, he lost his father to cancer during his teenage years, followed by his mother's demise due to cardiac arrest a year later. He dedicated his book of poems, "Albino," to his father's memory and has expressed his parents' influence on his songs, such as "Florida 2009." While their names are not disclosed, Joost has two siblings, an older brother born in 1983 (the title of Klein's 2019 album) and a younger sister studying at the University of Amsterdam. He emphasizes the close bond he shares with his family, considering them his biggest supporters and inspirations.

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