Adel Tawil is a German pop and soul singer and musician from Berlin. He was born in 1978 and started his professional music career in 1996 when he joined the boy group, The Boyz, that was quite successful for four years and then split up in 2000. The band's biggest hit single "One Minute" was on the German top ten list for several weeks in 1997. In 2004 Tawil met the German singer, songwriter and music producer Anette Humpe. Together, founded the pop duo Ich + Ich that was very successful in the past years and released three full length albums.