Vocalist of the metal band U. D. O. has not excluded the possibility of becoming a citizen of Russia

© Photo : RockmanУдо DirkschneiderVocalist of the metal band U. D. O. has not excluded the possibility of becoming a citizen of Russia© Photo : Rockman

Founder and vocalist of German metal band U. D. O., Udo Dirkschneider has declared that does not exclude the possibility to obtain citizenship of the Russian Federation.

On Friday held a press conference dedicated to touring tour U. D. O. in Russia, as well as the new album release «Steelfactory». Earlier Dirkschneider announced that the band will play more than 15 concerts, including in Moscow and St. Petersburg.

«I don’t know, at least I do not exclude it,» said Dirkschneider in response to the question of whether he wants to obtain Russian citizenship.

The singer announced that two and a half years ago bought an apartment in St. Petersburg. «In Ibiza I’ve lived 10 years in St. Petersburg I have an apartment somewhere 2.5 years. But the fact that in St. Petersburg, I spend a lot of time because I got a girl, my friend, and when I’m with her, the climate in St. Petersburg is also very warm», — said Dirkschneider.

U. D. O. is a German heavy metal band performing in 1987. The group consists of leader Udo Dirkschneider, his son Sven Dirkschneider (drums), bassist Fitty Wienhold and Russian guitarist Andrey Smirnov. New album «Steelfactory» became the sixteenth full-length album.

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