Alexander Klaws was the champion of the initial season from the Pop Idol spinoff Deutschland Sucht den Superstar. He was created in Ahlen, North Rhine-Westphalia in 1983 and was raised in Sendenhorst. Klaws was an early on bloomer, to state minimal; he sang Haddaway’s “WHAT’S Like?” on nationwide tv when he was a decade old and he previously a voice trainer by enough time he was 13. In 2002, he clawed his method up with the rates of Deutschland Sucht den Superstar and defeat Juliette Schoppmann within the finale by way of a margin of 20 percent. He was agreed upon to Sony BMG after the present was over, and his debut one, 2003’s “Consider Me Tonight,” kept the main position over the German and Swiss singles graphs in its initial week. It continued to sell more than a million copies in Germany by itself, and was among the best-selling singles of the entire year, second and then the DSDS one “WE’VE a Wish.” Klaws’ debut record, Take Your Possibility, arrived a couple a few months afterwards; it peaked at number 1 over the German graphs and yielded three even more TOP singles: “Stick with Me,” “Behind sunlight,” and the main hit “Free of charge Just like the Wind.” Another record, Right here I Am, surfaced the following calendar year; it peaked at number 1 in Germany, and produced two more TOP strikes for Klaws: “Behind sunlight” and “Sunlight Following the Rain.” His third record, 2005’s Attention!, only was able to break right into the German Best 20, and Sony BMG just released a unitary from the recording predicated on its fairly weak sales. Following a fairly calm two-year break, Klaws came back to the level as Alfred inside a creation of Tanz der Vampire (Dance from the Vampires), a German stage version of Roman Polanski’s film The Fearless Vampire Killers.