Adel Tawil (44) makes an honest confession. The musician had been with his ex Jasmin Tawil (40) for 13 years until they divorced in 2014. Both then made headlines in different ways – the actress most recently through an arrest in Costa Rica. And Adel himself is now drawing attention to himself with an insight into his private life: The singer openly admits that he didn’t necessarily do everything right in his previous relationships…

On the radio show “Music Made in Germany” the musician spoke about his career – and that he often only thought of himself. “Unfortunately, success also includes selfish action. You can now say: ‘Okay, I wouldn’t be where I am if I hadn’t been so selfish.’ But it all came at a high price.” Noble honest and added: “Family suffers, relationships suffer, best friends suffer. If work always comes first, then you pay something for it.”

It was not always easy for his partners to have a relationship with someone like that. “Someone got along better with it, the other didn’t do so well, and I don’t know if I regret my behavior today. But I’ll say quite clearly: I was a blatant, blatant egoist.”he admitted.