Famous German Pop Singers

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Rob Pilatus
(Singer)

Rob Pilatus
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Birthdate: June 8, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: April 3, 1998

German model, dancer, and singer, Rob Pilatus, was a member of the pop music duo, Milli Vanilli, with Fabrice Morvan. As an interracial child growing up in Munich, he had a difficult childhood. He began working as a model as a teenager and soon ventured into music. He struggled with substance abuse and died at the age of 32.

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Lena Meyer-Landrut
(German Singer Best Known as the Winner of the 'Eurovision Song Contest 2010' for Her Song 'Satellite')

Lena Meyer-Landrut
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Birthdate: May 3, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany

Lena Meyer-Landrut is a German singer-songwriter who rose to fame after participating in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010. Her debut album peaked at No.1 in Germany and was accredited Platinum. She has since released many hit albums and singles. Besides singing, she has also served as a coach on five seasons of the reality TV series The Voice Kids.  

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Helene Fischer
(Pop Singer Famous for Her 2013 Multi-Platinum Album ‘Farbenspiel')

Helene Fischer
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Birthdate: August 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Krasnoyarsk, Russia

Helene Fischer is a German singer, dancer, actress, and TV presenter. She attended the Frankfurt Stage & Musical School to study singing and acting. She made her debut in 2005 and found immediate success. Eventually, she started singing in English as well. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including 17 Echo awards and four "Krone der Volksmusik" prizes. 

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Frank Farian
(German Singer-Songwriter and Founder of 1970s Disco-Pop Group ‘Boney M')

Frank Farian
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Birthdate: July 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kirn, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

German record producer Frank Farian founded iconic pop groups such as Boney M. and No Mercy. He was accused of showcasing attractive dancers as members of Milli Vanilli, while others had actually sung the songs. He has also been associated with groups such as La Bouche and Eruption.

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Sandra
(Singer)

Sandra
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Birthdate: May 18, 1962
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saarbrücken, Germany
Often known as the German equivalent of Madonna, singer Sandra had previously been part of the all-female trio Arabesque and the project Enigma, becoming a music sensation in the 1990s. Best known for the track (I'll Never Be) Maria Magdalena, she is now an established solo vocalist.

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Dieter Bohlen
(German Songwriter and Music Producer Best Known for Being a Part of the Group 'Modern Talking')

Dieter Bohlen
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Birthdate: February 7, 1954
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berne, Germany

German singer/songwriter Dieter Bohlen redefined the Eurobeat in the 1980s and is also known as the Pop-Titan. He formed the duo Modern Talking with Thomas Anders, creating international superhits such as Brother Louie. He later went solo as Blue System, releasing hits such as Gangster Love, before rejoining Modern Talking.

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Zoe Wees
(Singer-songwriter)

Zoe Wees
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Birthdate: May 13, 2002
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany

German singer-songwriter Zoe Wees soared to fame with her debut single, Control, which detailed her struggle with epilepsy. She followed it up with Girls Like Us. Raised by her mother, she first experimented with music as a child and often wrote her songs in English instead of German.

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Mandy Capristo
(Singer-songwriter)

Mandy Capristo
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Birthdate: March 21, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany

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C.C.Catch
(Pop singer)

C.C.Catch
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Birthdate: July 31, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oss, Netherlands

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Marian Gold
(Singer-songwriter)

Marian Gold
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Birthdate: May 26, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Herford, Germany

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Yvonne Catterfeld
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Birthdate: December 2, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Erfurt, Germany

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Peter Schilling
(Musician)

Peter Schilling
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Birthdate: January 28, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany

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Vicky Leandros
(Singer who gained international fame after winning the Eurovision Song Contest in 1972 and was Greece's Woman of the Year in 2005)

Vicky Leandros
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Birthdate: August 23, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Palaiokastritsa, Greece

One of the best-known pop singers from Germany, Greek-origin Vicky Leandros is the daughter of famous Greek composer and musician Leo Leandros. She soared to international fame representing Luxembourg in Eurovision and later won countless awards, such as the Goldene Europa. She has also released hit tracks in Japanese.

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Maya Karin
(Actress)

Maya Karin
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Birthdate: October 29, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bayreuth, Germany

Claudia Emmanuela Santoso
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Birthdate: October 27, 2000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cirebon, Indonesia

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Daniel Küblböck
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Birthdate: August 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hutthurm, Bavaria, Germany

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Vanessa Mai
(Singer)

Vanessa Mai
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Birthdate: May 2, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Backnang, Germany

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Nadja Benaissa
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Birthdate: April 26, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany

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Wincent Weiss
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Birthdate: January 21, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bad Oldesloe, Germany

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Sandy Molling
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Birthdate: April 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wuppertal, West Germany

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Jaden Bojsen
(German Actor, Singer, DJ and Former Member of the American Boy Band ‘New District’)

Jaden Bojsen
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Birthdate: August 1, 2000
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sylt, Germany

The son of Danish cook Brian Bojsen, Jaden Bojsen was initially featured regularly on cookery programs on the German channel ZDF. Aa child actor, he began his career playing the younger Tarzan in the musical Tarzan. He later joined the boy band New District and also performed as a DJ.

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Mike Singer
(Singer-songwriter)

Mike Singer
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Birthdate: January 20, 2000
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kehl, Germany

Known as the German Justin Bieber, pop sensation Mike Singer is mostly self-taught and initially gained fame with the show The Voice Kids. He is also a TikTok star and has a big fan base on YouTube, where he has been posting covers and original music since 2012.

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Jasmin Wagner
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Birthdate: April 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany

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Gil Ofarim
(lead singer of the bands Zoo Army and Acht)

Gil Ofarim
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Birthdate: August 13, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany

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Shantel
(Disc jockey and Record producer)

Shantel
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Birthdate: March 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany

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Claudia Brucken
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Birthdate: December 7, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Berching, Germany

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Bernhard Lloyd
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Birthdate: June 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Enger, Germany

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Lian Ross
(Singer)

Lian Ross
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Birthdate: December 8, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany

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Roy Black
(Singer)

Roy Black
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Birthdate: January 25, 1943
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bobingen, Germany
Died: October 9, 1991

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Jana Pallaske
(Actress)

Jana Pallaske
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Birthdate: May 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: East Berlin, East Germany

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Michael Wendler
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Birthdate: June 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Dinslaken, Germany

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Oonagh
(Singer)

Oonagh
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Birthdate: April 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wolfsburg, West Germany

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Pietro Lombardi
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Birthdate: June 9, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany

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Josephine
(Singer)

Josephine
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Birthdate: August 22, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Athens, Greece

Josephine is a Greek singer who took part in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014 where she represented her country with the song Dancing Night. She became a household name in Greece in 2020 when she won the fourth season of the popular reality show Just the 2 of Us.

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Rex Gildo
(Singer)

Rex Gildo
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Birthdate: July 2, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Straubing, Germany
Died: October 26, 1999

 36 
Daniela Katzenberger
(TV personality)

Daniela Katzenberger
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Birthdate: October 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ludwigshafen, Germany

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Jurgen Drews
(Singer)

Jurgen Drews
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Birthdate: April 2, 1945
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nauen, Germany

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Peter Kraus
(Singer)

Peter Kraus
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Birthdate: March 18, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Munich, Germany

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Alexander Wesselsky
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Birthdate: November 18, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Augsburg, Germany

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Thomas Fritsch
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Birthdate: January 16, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany

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Nino de Angelo
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Birthdate: December 18, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany

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Howard Carpendale
(Pop singer who sings most of his songs in German)

Howard Carpendale
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Birthdate: January 14, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

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Lena Valaitis
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Birthdate: September 7, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Memel, Memel Territory, Germany

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Bill Ramsey
(Former Jazz and Pop singer famous for his German-language hits)

Bill Ramsey
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Birthdate: April 17, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: July 2, 2021

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Lukas Rieger
(TikTok (Musical.ly) star)

Lukas Rieger
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Birthdate: June 3, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hannover, Germany

Lukas Rieger is a German pop singer and social media influencer. As a singer, he predominantly sings in English and has released three albums as of mid-2021. Young and handsome, he is considered a teen heartthrob and has millions of fans on social media platforms. He has ventured into acting as well and is the author of one book. 

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Karl Dall
(Comedian)

Karl Dall
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Birthdate: February 1, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Emden, Germany

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Michael Holm
(Singer)

Michael Holm
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Birthdate: July 29, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Szczecin, Poland

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Ina Müller
(Singer)

Ina Müller
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Birthdate: July 25, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Köhlen, Geestland, Germany

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Julian Martel
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Birthdate: February 23, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Germany

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Heidi Kabel
(Actress)

Heidi Kabel
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Birthdate: August 27, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: June 15, 2010