Bob was born on January 25, 1968, in Switzerland. He is a DJ, singer, record producer, and dancer. Bob is particularly famous for such hits as “Somebody Dance With Me”, “Everybody”, and “Let The Dream Come True”. He holds numerous awards, including 10 Swiss awards for being the best-selling artist.
In his youth, Bobo (real name Rene Baumann) liked rhythmic music. The beginning of his career wasn’t easy. His first singles were failures and didn’t get into any charts. In 1988, Rene won the top prize at the Tropic Disco in the German town Memmingen and came in third at an international festival on Ibiza. Back then, he was still using his real name.
In 1989, Rene adopted the stage name DJ Bobo. The artist released his first super hit song “Somebody Dance with Me “ in 1992. It topped the Swiss charts and earned a golden status in many countries, including Germany, Israel, and Sweden.
In 1993, Bobo released his first studio album Dance With Me. The LP immediately became popular in many countries. It reached the 4th spot on the Swiss Album chart. The best song from the album “Take Control” was certified golden in Germany.