Known by the stage name Pasha, he gained fame as the vocalist for the Indonesian band Ungu. He would later enter politics, becoming the Deputy Mayor of the city of Palu.
He originally began his career in entertainment as a model. He appeared in commercials, soap operas, and even moonlighted in a few bands before finding success with Ungu.
In 2011, he made his film acting debut in the romantic drama Purple Love.
He was married to Okie Agustina from 2003 until 2009. He then married Adelia Wilhelmina in 2011. He has five children with Okie Agustina: Kiesha, Dewa, Sakha, Shakinah, and Nasha.
He became the Deputy Mayor of Palu under President Joko Widodo.