Paffendorf began in 1998, and scored three hits in Germany that year with “Smile”/ “Call Me Now” and “Terminator” both achieving Top 50 status. They appeared on the Dancemania compilation series’ 8th issue with their song “Samba De Janeiro” and Dancemania Speed’s first issue with an uptempo remix of the song,[1] and were awarded ‘Dance Act Of The Year’ in this year.