German musician who gained fame after performing in the band Oomph!, a Neue Deutsche Härte band, which means New German Hardness.
He grew up with his Oomph! bandmate Crap and they played music together in grade school.
He created the group called What about Bill? after spending a night in a jail cell for urinating in public.
He has not been public about his family life.
His father made him sing Elvis Presley songs as a child and sparked his interest in music.