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Tokio Hotel is a pop rock band created in Magdeburg in 2001, it consists of 4 young Germans: the twins Bill and Tom Kaulitz, Georg Listing and Gustav Schäfer. There are all very fond of music since they were kids.
In 2001, Bill and Tom meet Gustav during a concert in Magdeburg. Then he introduces Georg (whom he knows from the conservatory) to the twins. Together they creates a band called “Devilish” which will later became Tokio Hotel. Six months later, Tokio Hotel is playing in many clubs in the vicinity of Magdeburg.
In 2004, Tokio Hotel starts working with a team of songwriters and producers from Hamburg who has noticed them during one of their shows: Peter Hoffmann, Pat Benzner, Dave Roth and David Jost, will make them embrace a more professional approach. Hoffmann, Benzner, Roth and Jost have composed, produced and remixed for many artists: The Doors, Falco, The Corrs, Sarah Brightman, Faith Hill... Peter Hoffmann makes them audition for several record company and Sony BMG finally decides to sign with the young band. In 2005, Tokio Hotel gets a contract with Universal Music.
In an interview members of the group explained the band's name. They wanted their name to be associated with a dynamic city, and considered Tokyo to be quite a mysterious city, and decided to have it in their name (it should be noted that Tokyo is spelled Tokio in German, hence the name of the band). To this, they added the word “hotel” that, in their view, is a symbol of a successful group that is touring from city to city and from hotel to hotel.
Though they did say in an interview for Rock Mag ', that the name of the band was simply came from the fact they loved the city of Tokyo and had enjoyed sleeping in the hotel during the tours with Devilish.