H.P. Baxxter

H.P. Baxxter
H. P. Baxxter beim Echo 2013.jpg
H.P. Baxxter at the Echo music award 2013
Background information
Birth nameHans Peter Geerdes
Born16 March 1964 (age 53)
OriginLeer, West Germany
GenresTechno, trance
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
Years active1985-present
Associated actsCelebrate the Nun
The Loop


Hans Peter Geerdes, professionally known by his stage name H.P. Baxxter, is normally a German musician. He founded Mobility scooter along with his friend Rick J. Jordan in 1993.

Early life

This portion of a biography of a full time income person will not include any references or sources. Make sure you help with the addition of reliable resources. Contentious materials about living individuals who can be unsourced or badly sourced should be removed immediately. Discover resources: "H.P. Baxxter" – information · papers · books · scholar · JSTOR (June 2013)Baxxter studied accountancy for just one day time in Munich, but he eventually completed a scholarship or grant in the united kingdom town of Birmingham like a mechanic.

Music career

In 1985, Baxxter founded the band Celebrate the Nun, as well as Rick J. Jordan and his sister Jane Esther. Their solitary "ARE YOU CONSIDERING There" through the album In the meantime reached No. 2 for the Billboard Dance/Golf club Play graph on Apr 19, 1988, whereas the solitary "She's a Secretary"/"Unusual" reached No. 12 on Dance/Golf club Play graph on Dec 8 from the same year.In 1993, former Celebrate the Nun members joined Baxxter's cousin Orion, aka. Ferris Bueller to create a remix group referred to as The Loop. The Loop ceased in 1998.In Dec 1993, Baxxter, along with Celebrate the Nun member Rick J. Jordan and Baxxter's cousin as well as the Loop member Ferris Bueller, shaped the group Mobility scooter.Baxxter joined Guildo Horn, Jeanette Biedermann, Sylvia Kollek and Tobias Künzel for the German jury for Eurovision Music Contest 2009. This year 2010, he was announced to become the state German representative for the 2010 IIHF Globe Championship.Baxxter was among the judges for the German edition from the X Element in season 3.

Personal life

On 6 Might 2006, he married his sweetheart Simone Mostert. Baxxter can be an motor vehicle enthusiast. Many music video clips for Scooter consist of old models, like a 1961 Jaguar Tag 2 and a 1973 Jaguar E-Type V12. He is the owner of and gathers many old English cars. Baxxter offers stated that he's a lover of the uk. In 2011, H.P. and Simone got divorced within the morning from the Stadium Techno Inferno. For the present time he is not really married and does not have any children.