Álvaro Soler was born in Barcelona in 1991 to a Spanish-Belgian mother and a German father. Music played a central role in his life from an early age. He began his solo career as a singer in Berlin in 2015 and made it to the top of the international charts with his first single «El mismo sol». Thus begun an impressive global career. In 2016, he sat on the jury in the Italian edition of the casting show The X Factor. In 2021, he can be seen in Germany as a coach on The Voice Kids. He speaks seven languages, raises awareness of child poverty as ambassador for World Vision and is committed to environmental awareness and sustainability.