1962 - Today


Sandra Ann Lauer, commonly known under her stage name Sandra (German pronunciation: [ˈzandʁa]), is a German pop singer who enjoyed a mainstream popularity in the 1980s and early 1990s with a string of European hit singles, produced by her then-husband and musical partner, Michael Cretu, most notably "(I'll Never Be) Maria Magdalena" (1985), "In the Heat of the Night" (1985), "Everlasting Love" (1987), "Secret Land" (1988), "Hiroshima" (1990) and "Don't Be Aggressive" (1992). Her albums Into a Secret Land (1988) and Close to Seven (1992) have won Sandra high critical acclaim.Prior to embarking on a solo career, Sandra was the lead singer of the all-female disco trio Arabesque, which had a massive following in Japan and the Soviet Union. Also, between 1990 and 2001, she provided vocals on album releases of the very successful musical project Enigma, which had top 10 hits in North America and the United Kingdom. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sandra has received more than 128,515 page views. Her biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 120th most popular singer.

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  • 130k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.22

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 38

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Sandra ranks 120 out of 3,001Before her are Gilbert Bécaud, Eros Ramazzotti, Georges Brassens, Šaban Šaulić, Yma Sumac, and Ben E. King. After her are Little Richard, Ibrahim Ferrer, Bruce Dickinson, Feodor Chaliapin, Anastacia, and Al Jarreau.

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Among people born in 1962, Sandra ranks 13Before her are Jon Bon Jovi, Steve Irwin, Jodie Foster, Demi Moore, Abdullah II of Jordan, and Ralph Fiennes. After her are David Fincher, Carles Puigdemont, Alexander Litvinenko, Kirk Hammett, Wesley Snipes, and Axl Rose.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Sandra ranks 668 out of 3,763Before her are Luz Long (1913), Louisa Ulrika of Prussia (1720), Georg Jellinek (1851), Georg Ernst Stahl (1659), Otto Grotewohl (1894), and Erich Hoepner (1886). After her are Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1929), Gisela of Hungary (980), Franz Ziereis (1905), Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg (1856), Peter Parler (1330), and Wied, Prince of Albania (1876).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Sandra ranks 5Before her are Nico (1938), Constanze Mozart (1762), Anna Magdalena Bach (1701), and Klaus Meine (1948). After her are Nina Hagen (1955), Thomas Anders (1963), Dieter Bohlen (1954), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Fancy (1946), and Nena (1960).