Ville Valo lives in a tower in Munkkiniemi, Helsinki built in the 19th century
Ville Valo started playing bass for his band HIM, but had to sing for 1st demo as didnt have a singer. 1st musical step was as a 3yr old bongo drummer
Lead singer of HIM.
Engaged to Jonna Nygren as of 9th of July 2005. The pair have since split (March 2006)
Valo means light in Finnish
He is half Finnish and half Hungarian.
He is half Hungerian on his mother's side.
His favorite movie is The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993).
His idols include Clint Eastwood, Gene Simmons and Edgar Allan Poe.
When Valo cried as an infant his father would play Paratiisi by Rauli Badding Somerjoki, and his mother would take him in her arms and dance. At this, baby Ville would cease to cry.
His brother Jesse is a Thai boxer.
Although suffering from asthma, he smokes about 60 cigarettes a day to keep his husky voice.
He has a younger brother, Jesse, who is 8 years younger than him.
Good friend of Bam Margera
Duetted with Natalia Avelon for a remake of Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood's "Summer Wine" on the soundtrack of Wilde Leben, Das (2007), reaching #2 in the German charts.
Was born at 8:28 AM.
Before becoming the lead singer of HIM, he had been in the bands Eloveena Boys, Aurora, Charlie Parker, Terapia, Winha, Unga Kaskelottär, Natas, B.L.O.O.D., Kemoterapia and Donits-Osmo. He also played bass, drums and guitar.
His father Kari was a taxi driver when Ville was born,but later owned an adult shop.