Thomas Anders

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Bernd Weidung (born 1 March 1963), known by his stage name Thomas Anders, is a German singer, songwriter and record producer. He is best known as the only vocalist of the pop duo Modern Talking. Starting his singing career while still in school, Anders unsuccessfully attempted to establish himself as a Schlager artist for several years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Anders has received more than 1,869,209 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Thomas Anders is the 131st most popular singer (up from 135th in 2019), the 712th most popular biography from Germany (up from 731st in 2019) and the 8th most popular German Singer.

Thomas Anders is most famous for being the lead singer of the German pop group Modern Talking.

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  • 1.9M

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  • 63.75

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

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  • 9.91

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  • 2.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among singers, Thomas Anders ranks 131 out of 4,381Before him are Carmen Miranda, Lys Assia, Bruce Dickinson, Marvin Gaye, Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, and Nancy Sinatra. After him are Grace Jones, Bing Crosby, Annie Lennox, Bryan Adams, Falco, and Marie-Louise O'Murphy.

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Among people born in 1963, Thomas Anders ranks 19Before him are Sergey Bubka, Ronald Koeman, Peter Schmeichel, Eros Ramazzotti, Geert Wilders, and Rick Rubin. After him are Donnie Yen, James Hetfield, Jean-Pierre Papin, Rafael Correa, Tori Amos, and Yair Lapid.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 712 out of 7,253Before him are Max Wolf (1863), Kurt Meyer (1910), Guillaume Henri Dufour (1787), Artur Axmann (1913), Carlos Kleiber (1930), and Hermann Cohen (1842). After him are Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony (1722), Johann Bayer (1572), Alfred Hugenberg (1865), Kurt Schwitters (1887), Clemens Brentano (1778), and Max Liebermann (1847).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 8Before him are Anna Magdalena Bach (1701), Klaus Meine (1948), Dieter Bohlen (1954), Nina Hagen (1955), Sandra (1962), and Constanze Mozart (1762). After him are Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Nena (1960), Marian Gold (1954), Fancy (1946), and Tarkan (1972).