An unknown force in the music industry is definitely not the way to describe Alex Christensen. DJ, producer, composer, BMI AND ECHO award winner along with other diverse award nominations are some of the titles Mr. Christensen holds under his belt.
With his Groundbreaking idea for the song “Das Boot” (1991) in a Techno version, Alex revolutionized the techno music scene by making techno, chart compatible. “Das Boot” became number 1 on the charts in more than 22 countries worldwide and was number 1 on the German charts for 13 weeks (at that time holding the record for the 2nd longest number 1 chart position).With U96 Alex sold more than 15 million records.
Alex was also featured alongside Christina Appelgate and James Marshall In the film “Cyberman”. Adding acting to his many diversified talents.
Alex has disc jockeyed along with DJ icons including Sven Väth, Westbam, and Moby worldwide.
As a producer, from the 90’s to now he has produced for artists including Right Said Fred, Marky Mark, Jose Carreras, Paul Anka, Tom Jones, Michael Bolton, N’sync, U96, ATC, Sarah Brightman, Natasha Thomas, Rollergirl, Yvonne Catterfeld, Fady Maalouf and Udo Lindenberg.
With the band BROSIS (winners of the German Series Popstars) Alex served on the shows jury and produced a single for the band that sold 800,000 units in only 2 days time. Adding to Alex’s impressive credits, his single for ATC “Around the World “ was Germany’s most heavily rotated radio single, since he was beated by Kylie Minogue.
Following Alex’s fifth number one single with “Du hast den schönsten Arsch der Welt” and album “Euphorie” he has stayed true to his signiture style, mixing dance music and German text. Alex C. featuring” Yass” has proven to be a hit in Germany and Europe wide . “Du hast den schönsten Arsch der welt “ received acclaim in the Polish SOPOT festival by snagging the number 2 spot, making it the first ever German single to be recognized. Adding to Alex’s success with “Du hast der schönsten arsch der welt” the single enjoyed many months sitting comfortably on the top 5 handytone charts.
Alex has proven that his combination of German text and Eurodance is a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.
Alex’s musical spectrum encompasses the entire span of Dance and techno music. With The success of his production work on two of Paul Anka’s albums, including duets with Michael Buble and Sammy Davis Junior , “Rock Swings “was nominated for a grammy, and achieved double platinum status. For Michael Bolton (two time grammy winner, four time nominee for best pop/vocal male, with sales over 52 million units worldwide, and six time American music award winner) he produced “Bolton swings Sinatra”.