Ville Valo

Ville Valo

Singer, songwriter, drummer and guitarist
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Ville Valo

Ville Hermanni Valo (born 22 November 1976) is a Finnish singer, songwriter and musician, best known as the lead vocalist of the gothic rock band HIM. Influenced by the likes of Black Sabbath and Type O Negative, Valo began his career playing bass and drums in various bands around his hometown of Helsinki. In 1991, he formed HIM, which would go on to become one of the most successful Finnish bands of all time, and the first to receive a gold record in the United States. Valo is also credited as the creator of the heartagram, the band's trademarked symbol. In 2017, HIM announced their plans to retire following a farewell tour that same year. The band played their final show on New Year's Eve 2017.

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Full name at birth
Ville Hermanni Valo
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Claim to fame
Him
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Date of birth
22 November 1976
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Place of birth
Vallila, Helsinki, Finland
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Singer, songwriter
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Height
6' 1" (185 cm)
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Weight
153 lbs (69.4 kg)
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Distinctive feature
Beauty And Fire In His Eyes
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Shoe size
9
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Residence
Helsinki, Finland
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Net worth
$12,000,000 USD
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