There are quite few successful people from the music industry that have made an attempt to start a poker career (mixed results usually), however, it's not that common the other war around - poker players getting into the music industry. Probably there is a reason for this. Well, there are 1 or 2 that have been quite successful. One of them is the finnish poker pro Illari "Ziigmund" Sahamies. His n[...] Read more » Ziigmund's new career.
Marcel Luske, Netherlands most famous poker player also made a music CD with cover tracks. Actually its quite nice. He really can sing. He also famous for singing at the poker table at WSOP, singing: "give a little bit, of your chips to me!".
Joined: Apr '10
Age: 48 (M)
HAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAH These are funny News !!! Who has posted this one god damit!!! This song isn´t from Ziigmund. His ferrari is in that music video but Sahamies and Uniikki aren´t the same ppl... Little bit accuracy now guys plz.
Joined: Feb '10
Age: 36 (M)
LOL - it really is Uniiki, not Ziggy - the yare not the same person. Looks like people get it wrong as whoever made up that story should of checked whos behind the mic. Him being into music industry yes, but not singing, but advertising like Felix said.
I thought its about him making a scene on that vid, but never red the artickle thru lol. Now I see writer of this says its Sahamies whos singing lol - NOOOT!
Joined: Nov '08
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 45 (M)
What thats not very good at all...hahaha Not that i could do much better... but still, Hes gat a happy poker carrierand he shopuld defo stick to it. Good luck to him for having a go, i dont know many people that would like to step out of there comfort zone quite that easy,,, but then i dont know him and maybe he was a singer befor poker found him?