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 lead 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. After forming the Eurodisco duo Modern Talking with Dieter Bohlen in 1983, they became a worldwide sensation with their hit "You're My Heart, You're My Soul". They followed up with a string of other hits, namely "You Can Win If You Want", "Cheri, Cheri Lady", "Brother Louie", "Atlantis Is Calling (S.O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Anders has received more than 1,101,414 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Thomas Anders is the 162nd most popular singer (down from 149th in 2019), the 882nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 777th in 2019) and the 10th 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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Among singers, Thomas Anders ranks 162 out of 3,541Before him are Ben E. King, Shakira, Suzi Quatro, Manu Chao, Otis Redding, and Susan Boyle. After him are Astrud Gilberto, John Denver, Chester Bennington, Bryan Ferry, Tony Bennett, and Marie-Louise O'Murphy.

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Among people born in 1963, Thomas Anders ranks 21Before him are Sergey Bubka, Donnie Yen, James Hetfield, James May, Lisa Kudrow, and Alejandro González Iñárritu. After him are Tori Amos, Peter Schmeichel, Rafael Correa, Jean-Pierre Papin, Rick Rubin, and Natasha Richardson.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 882 out of 5,289Before him are Gershom Scholem (1897), Fritz Strassmann (1902), Kurt Eisner (1867), William IV, Duke of Bavaria (1493), Ernest, Elector of Saxony (1441), and Günter Netzer (1944). After him are Frederick II, Elector of Saxony (1412), Christoph Martin Wieland (1733), Marie of Prussia (1825), Gudrun Ensslin (1940), Friedrich Kuhlau (1786), and Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse (1777).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 10Before him are Klaus Meine (1948), Dieter Bohlen (1954), Sandra (1962), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Ivan Rebroff (1931), and Nina Hagen (1955). After him are Nena (1960), Tarkan (1972), Franzl Lang (1930), Christa Ludwig (1928), Wolf Biermann (1936), and Heino (1938).

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