Dozi (born Hendrik Opperman on March 23, 1964) is a South African singer known for cultural boundaries for his Afrikaans, English and Zulu performances. His hits include: Old Rider (A Recording), Between You and Me, Just Stand A Little Style and Maybe My Baby.
Dozi was born in Hluhluwe in Natal and started singing at an early age. In 1999 his first album, “Mercy”, was released. The album was recorded in Zulu. His second album, “Op aanvraag”, is published in Afrikaans in 2001.
Dozi is a South African musician who first became popularly known through the television show Noot Vir Noot (Note For Note).
He’s subsequently hosted and performed in a show of his own entitled Kom ‘n Bietjie Binne (Come In For A Bit) and is also known for being a celebrity coach on the second and third seasons of the reality talent show Supersterre.
Since the age of 12 Dozi has been performing on stage, singing and playing guitar.