He is a Swedish singer, DJ and record producer, who goes by the real name, Jonas Altberg but is professionally known as "Bashhunter". Apart from his own music, other artists have gained from him as he has written and also produced songs for several artists. Due to his successful musical career, as of 2014, he had sold over 6 million records. Some of his albums include; "The Bassmachine" (2004), "LOL" (2006), "Now You're Gone - The Album" (2008), "Calling Time" (2013), and more.
His father, Karl Altberg, worked in a construction company, and his mother, Gunhild Altberg, headed a secondary school and also served as a teacher. He is noted to have a brother named Joakim Altberg. He got married to Mahkia Khayatzadeh in 2017 after a three-year courtship.
Altberg received an accolade for "World's Best Selling Swedish Artist" at the 2008 World Music Awards.
He received the Eurodanceweb Award in 2006.
He earned the "Radioactive Hit of the Year Era" at the 2008 Eska Music Awards.
He got nominated for the "Newcomer of the Year" at the 2007 Grammis.
Altberg loves playing video games.
He has a neurodevelopmental disorder known as 'tourette syndrome'.
Basshunter is a famous Swedish singer-songwriter and producer, who was born on December 22, 1984. As a person born on this date, Basshunter is listed in our database as the 44th most popular celebrity for the day (December 22) and the 315th most popular for the year (1984).
People born on December 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Basshunter is the 1352nd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Basshunter's birthday, Basshunter is the 91st most famous Swedish.
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