Who is Xolindaa?
Linda Lam was born on 17 April 1990, in Canada, and known professionally as Xolindaa, is a model as well as a social media personality, best known for gaining popularity on the online platform Instagram. She is known for posting photos related to modelling, fashion, beauty, and swimwear, helping her gain hundreds of thousands of followers on her account.
The Wealth of Xolindaa
How rich is Xolindaa? As of mid-2019, sources inform us of a net worth that is over $400,000, earned through success in her various online endeavors. Her online fame and exposure has led her to numerous opportunities. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Online Beginnings
Very little is known about Xolindaa’s life before her online fame. There is almost no information about her childhood, family, and education. The year 2016 became a pivotal point in her life as she attended the VELD Music Festival, an annual hip hop and electronic music festival held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The shows began airing annually since 2012 and attracts tens of thousands of people. Popular acts have made their way into the festival including Martin Garrix, Tiesto, and Steve Aoki.
For multiple years, Deadmau5 has become a known headliner of the festival thanks to him being a Toronto native. He is a DJ and electronic music producer, best known for creating various progressive house music tracks. He’s received numerous Grammy Award nominations for his work and is one of the highest paid electronic producers in the world. He is also a masked DJ similar to that of Daft Punk and Marshmello. Deadmau5 is known for his strong online presence during this festival and in post, he featured Xolindaa who was relatively unknown at the time.
After Xolindaa was featured in Deadmau5 post during the festival, her online popularity skyrocketed, leading numerous followers of Deadmau5 and the music festival to follow her thanks to her attractive looks. She gained hundreds of thousands of followers on the website Instagram in which she holds the name Xolindaa. People know only her first name Linda, but don’t know her full name; yet it did not stop the growth of her account.
Instagram is one of the top social networking services in the world and is owned by Facebook. It allows users to upload their own photos and videos for others to view. One of the reasons the platform is so popular is due to its user friendly interface which allows users to easily edit and organize their photos. According to its website, they have over 1 billion registered users since 2019, having grown significantly since its launch in 2010. Over 40 billion photos have been uploaded to the service and it has led to the rice of numerous high profile personalities who gained fame through their own respective accounts. Instagram however, has been criticized for its abrupt changes in policy.
Over the years, Xolindaa continued to expand her reach through consistent posting of content on Instagram. Aside from that, she also expanded her reach to the website YouTube which she started posting videos similar to most video blog (vlog) accounts that are popular there. YouTube is one of the most popular websites in the world, considered by many as the main source of video related content online. Videos from clips, trailers, documentaries, live streams, and vlogs can be viewed from the website. It allows users to interact with one another and with content creators through the platform. The website is also responsible for the rise of various YouTube celebrities also known as YouTubers.
While she managed her social media accounts, she also tried her hand at business endeavors, creating her own swimwear line called IVY Swimwear which has its own website, which sells various types of swimwear which can be ordered and then shipped. It follows an e-commerce style setup, and includes intimate wear and other clothes popularized by Xolindaa. She also established her own academy called the Lovelle Beauty Academy, which offers courses in various beauty techniques such as make-up, extensions, and many others.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, it is known that Xolindaa is in a relationship with investor and real estate developer Patrick Chiou, who is known for his work in New York. He has made headlines as he and other investors have bought various properties in the city to recreate or renovate, which has increased his net worth significantly. A few details about their relationship can be seen through his social media posts.
Xolindaa continues to maintain a strong presence online through social media accounts, with her Instagram account the most active with consistent uploads. She mainly posts a lot of personal photos mostly selfies and photos taken to promote her swimwear designs. She also poses with other models and social media personalities. She previously had a Twitter account which she created in 2009, but decided to move away from the platform after a few posts, preferring to focus on Instagram. She also posts a few videos on YouTube, though not on a regular basis. At times, she posts 1-2 videos in a month though there are gaps to her posting mainly due to her busy schedule.