Henning May

Henning May (born January 13, 1992, Cologne, Germany) is a German rock singer, music artist and YouTuber who is mainly known for being a singer and frontman of AnnenMayKantereit.

He has amassed huge fan following on his social media account’s through his good singing skill and distinctive voice.

Henning May Biography | Wiki

Henning May

What is the age of Henning May? His is 32 years (as of 2024). He was born on 13th of January, 1992 in Cologne, Germany. He celebrates his birthday every year on January 13 with his family, friends and relatives.

Full Name/Real NameHenning Gemke
Known AsHenning May
Age32 Years as of 2024
Birth DateJanuary 13, 1992
BirthplaceCologne, Germany
Current ResidenceCologne, Germany
Education QualificationGraduate
Height6’1″ (feet) or 1.85928 (meter) or 185.928 (cm)
Weight71 kg
ProfessionSinger, Guitarist, Music Artist, Internet Personality
Zodiac SignCapricorn
FatherNot Known
MotherNot Known
BrotherNot Known
SisterNot Known
Marital StatusUnmarried
Relationship StatusSingle
GirlfriendWill Update
Net Worth 2024$3.5 million
Henning May Wikipedia

Height and Weight

Henning May has very attractive physique and lovely appearance. When it comes to physique, Henning May’s height is 6 feet 1 inches and his weight is 71 kg. He has brown eyes, golden curly hair and fair skin.

Religion and Nationality

The 32-year-old, singer, Henning May follows Christianity and his nationality is Garman. If we talk about his astrology sign Henning belongs to Capricorn.

Henning May Education Qualification

Henning completed his all educational activities in Germany. He attended Schiller-Gymnasium High School in Cologne-Sulz from where he graduated.

SchoolSchiller-Gymnasium High School
College/UniversityNot Shared
Highest QualificationGraduate
Henning May school, college, university, highest qualification

Henning May Family: Father, Mother, Brother, Sister

Henning May was born to a well-educated, Christian parents in Germany. His father’s name is not known and his mother’s name is also known. When it comes to sibling’s Henning has a brother but his name is not known.

When Henning was child, his father and mother divorced so Henning’s most of childhood spent with her father and brother. At present we have very little information about his but we will update thins section later to give you complete details about your celebrity.

Henning May Girlfriend, Affairs, Marital Status

Want to know who is Henning May dating? If you are one of Henning’s fan and looking for the details about his girlfriend, dating history so let us tell you that Henning May, 32, is currently unmarried and single.

We analyzed his social media account’s posts but we did not get any information or indication about his personal life related to girlfriend, affairs etc.

So it is safe to assume that German rock singer, Henning is unmarried and does not have a girlfriend as of 2024.

Henning May Net Worth 2024

Henning May, 32-year-old, German singer, Instagram personality and YouTuber, has an estimated net worth of 3.5 million as of 2024. His primary income sources are singing, brand promotion, paid collaboration and google AdSense through YouTube.

Upcoming Birthdays

2025January 13Monday
2026January 13Tuesday
2027January 13Wednesday
2028January 13Thursday
2029January 13Saturday
2030January 13Sunday
Henning May upcoming birthdays

Biographical Facts about Henning May

Henning was born in Cologne, Germany and raised by his single father. He spent his most of childhood with her father and brother in Cologne and also completed his education their.

As per the sources it is also known that his father was a school teacher by profession.

Born in Germany

Henning was interested in guitar playing and singing since childhood. In 2011 he started his musical journey with Christopher Annen and Severin Kantereit to form a German pop-rock band known as the AnnenMayKantereit.

Henning May with his AnnenMayKantereit members Christopher Annen and Severin Kantereit

Started Singing Career in 2011

On Mar 6, 2012, They launched their YouTube channel named AnnenMayKantereit, which has 2.54M subscribers.

They uploads their latest songs on the channel.

Created YouTube channel in 2012

On Mar 19, 2012, Henning and her two partner Christopher Annen and Severin Kantereit launched their first album song with title “Up On The Tree – AnnenMayKantereit” which amassed 917K views and 234 Comments (as of 2024)

Launches first album song in 2012

Music band AnnenMayKantereit signed recording deal with Universal Music Group (UMG).

Signed recording deal with Universal Music Group in 2015

On Jun 28, 2019, band released their new album song titled “Tom’s Diner (Cover) – AnnenMayKantereit x Giant Rooks” which became their channel’s most viewed and popular song with 40,668 Comments, 143M views and 2.7M likes (as of 2024)

Most popular album

In 2015, he collaborated with the KIZ music band, a Hip hop group, for their song Hurra die Welt geht unter. The song was considered as a big hit.

In 2019, he collaborated with German female rapper Juju for Vermissen song.


In April 2016, he launched his henningmay Instagram account and made first post on April 2, 2017.

Currently he has over 818K followers on the platform.

Henning May Instagram account screenshot
Henning May Instagram account screenshot

Joined Instagram in 2016

In 2017, AnnenMayKantereit became winner of the Echo in the Band Pop National Category1

Won in Band Pop National Category (2017)

The band has 4,831,250 monthly listeners on Spotify. 2

Huge listeners on Spotify

In 2019, Henning made his first television series debut with Pufpaffs Happy Hour, a comedy series.3

Television Appearance

  • He shared a pic with German renowned rapper Apache 207 on September 26, 2022, on his Instagram account.4

Top 6 Most Popular Album Songs

Uploaded DateAlbum TitleViews and Likes
Jun 28, 2019Tom’s Diner (Cover)138M Views and 2.6m Likes
Dec 20, 2019Can’t Get You out of My Head (Cover)102M Views and 1.2M Likes
Feb 5, 2016Pocahontas – AnnenMayKantereit89M Views and 456K Likes
Oct 27, 2014Barfuß Am Klavier – AnnenMayKantereit73M Views and 390K Likes
Aug 28, 2015Roxanne (Cover) – AnnenMayKantereit & Milky Chance66M Views and 896K Likes
Sep 22, 2015AnnenMayKantereit & K.I.Z. – Hurra die Welt geht unter40M Views and 739K Likes
Henning May top 6 album songs on YouTube which amassed millions of views and likes

Awards and Achievements

Henning was awarded many times from 20115 to 2019. Below you can get full details in columns

2015Kulturpreis der Sparkassen-Kulturstiftung Rheinland
2015Deutscher Webvideopreis in the category Music Video (German Web Video Award)
2017Echo in the category Newcomer National
20172017: Echo in the category Band Pop National
20191Live Krone in the category ‘Best Band’
Henning May awards


  1. 2015: 1LIVE Krone in the category Bester Live-Act
  2. 2016: 1LIVE Krone in the category Beste Band
  3. 2016: 1LIVE Krone in the category Bester Live-Act
  4. 2017: Goldene Kamera Digital Award in the category #MusicAct


Does he, has a dedicated Wikipedia page?No
Does he, consume alcohol?Yes
Does he, smoke cigarette?Not Known
Does he, drive?Yes
Does he, swim?Yes
Does he, know cooking?Yes
Does he, uses Facebook?Yes
Is he married?No
Henning May lifestyle

Favorite Things

Henning Favorite Dressing ColorBlack and Blue
Henning Favorite Food?Not Known
Henning Favorite Actor?Keanu Reeves
Henning Favorite Actress?Not Known
Henning Favorite Dancer?Not Known
Henning Favorite Singer or Rapper ?Not Known
Henning Favorite Social Media Platform?Instagram and YouTube
Henning May Favorite Movie?Not Revealed
Henning Favorite Television Show?Not Revealed
Henning Favorite Television Actor?Not Revealed
Henning Favorite Travel Destination?Not Known
Henning Most Popular Song?Tom’s Diner
Henning Favorite Sports?Basketball
Henning Favorite Candy?Not Known
Henning May favorite things


  • Playing Guitar
  • Traveling
  • Dancing and Acting

Social Media Presence

Instagram818K followershttps://www.instagram.com/henningmay
YouTube Channel2.54M subscribershttps://www.youtube.com/@AnnenMayKantereit/videos
Facebook Page528K followershttps://www.facebook.com/AnnenMayKantereit
Official WebsiteN/Ahttps://annenmaykantereit.com
Henning May social media account details and links

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Henning May?

Henning May, born on January 13, 1992, Cologne, is a German singer, guitarist and Internet personality who is known for being the member of German rock band AnnenMayKantereit.

How old is Henning May?

As of 2024, Henning May is 32 years old. His date of birth is 13-01-1992 and birthplace is Cologne, Germany.

How tall is Henning May?

Henning May, 32-year-old, German singer and internet personality, stands at 6 feet 1 inches which is equivalent to 1.85928 meter.

When is Henning May birthday?

Henning May will celebrate his 33th birthday on Monday,13 January 2025.

How rich is Henning May?

Henning May’s net worth is 3.5 million USD as of 2024 which is equivalent to 3213997.50 Euro in German currency.

What genre is Henning May?

Henning is mainly a German Hip Hop artist

What voice type is Henning May?

Henning has deep, raspy, baritone voice.


  1. https://www.dw.com/en/changing-its-format-the-echo-tries-to-reinvent-itself/a-38332049 ↩︎
  2. AnnenMayKantereit | Spotify ↩︎
  3. “Pufpaffs Happy Hour” Episode #8.7 (TV Episode 2019) – IMDb ↩︎
  4. https://www.instagram.com/p/Ci-rRcEsSfL/ ↩︎

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