Alexander Donnelly was born in Saarbrücken. He just started walking, when his father - a musician and an actor - took him up on stage.
At the age of four they sang together in front of the audience.
Alexander started to play the bass guitar at the age of twelve - when he was fourteen he got his first guitar.
Since then he played music. For the last eight years he played with The Donnelly Connection and with different bands.