The Generator is Robert Smit, also known as Generator. Born on 24th of July 1973, he started buying records at an early age when he met Ferry Corsten and found out that they shared the same interest: House Music. Both started mixing tapes for friends. Then they met Rene and John who had their own small music studio. The four joined forces which resulted in Robert's first record production entitled "Spirit of Adventure" for Hithouse Records at the age of 18.