Gene Simmons (born Chaim Witz; Hebrew: חיים ויץ; August 25, 1949) is an Israeli-born American rock bass guitarist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and actor. Known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the bass guitarist/co-lead vocalist of Kiss, a hard rock band he co-founded in the early 1970s. With Kiss, Simmons has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide.
Marriage? Forget it. It's not for me.
When you look at Clark Kent when he's working at the Daily Planet, he's a reporter. He doesn't fly through the air in his glasses and his suit.
I was never interested in being a rock star. I always wanted to be Boris Karloff.
|Song Title||Year Released *||Song Rank|
|See You Tonite||1997||207,848|
|Burning Up With Fever||1997||243,649|
|Living In Sin||1997||263,679|
|Tunnel Of Love||1997||252,855|
|See You In Your Dreams||1978||244,628|
|Mr. Make Believe||1997||254,535|
|When You Wish Upon A Star||1997||244,627|
|Full Name at Birth||Chaim Witz|
|Other Names||The DemonEugene Klein|
|Date of Birth||August 25, 1949|
|Height||6' 1" (185 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Distinctive Features||7 inch tongue|
|High School||Newton High School, Queens, New York, USA|
|University||BA Education, Sullivan Community College, Platskill, New York, USARichmond College, Staten Island, New York, USA|
|Claim to Fame||Singer and Bassist for KISS|
|Mother||Flóra "Florence" Klein|
|Other Family Members||Nick Simmons (son)Sophie Simmons (daughter)|
|Associated People||Paul StanleyAce FrehleyPeter Criss|