Thomas Anders

1963 - Today

Thomas Anders

Bernd Weidung (born 1 March 1963 in Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate), better known by his stage name Thomas Anders, is a German singer, best known as the lead singer of German 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 1984, they became a worldwide sensation with their hit "You're My Heart, You're My Soul". They followed up with a string of other worldwide hits, namely "You Can Win If You Want", "Cheri, Cheri Lady", "Brother Louie", "Atlantis Is Calling (S.O.S. for Love)", "Geronimo's Cadillac", and "Jet Airliner", before dissolving in 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Anders has received more than 852,665 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 148th most popular singer.

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  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Thomas Anders ranks 148 out of 3,001Before him are Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nina Hagen, Tony Bennett, Ofra Haza, Celia Cruz, and Charles Trenet. After him are Sylvie Vartan, Bob Geldof, Dieter Bohlen, Renata Tebaldi, Kris Kristofferson, and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.

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Among people born in 1963, Thomas Anders ranks 18Before him are Ronald Koeman, Mohammed VI of Morocco, James Hetfield, Eros Ramazzotti, Matti Nykänen, and Rafael Correa. After him are James May, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Sergey Bubka, Peter Schmeichel, Lars Ulrich, and Lisa Kudrow.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 777 out of 3,763Before him are Hans Lippershey (1570), Walter Scheel (1919), Princess Wilhelmine of Baden (1788), Max Klinger (1857), Albert V, Duke of Bavaria (1528), and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744). After him are Gerhard von Scharnhorst (1755), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern (1715), Viktor Lutze (1890), Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg (1414), Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1729), and Hans-Dietrich Genscher (1927).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Thomas Anders ranks 7Before him are Nico (1938), Constanze Mozart (1762), Anna Magdalena Bach (1701), Klaus Meine (1948), Sandra (1962), and Nina Hagen (1955). After him are Dieter Bohlen (1954), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Fancy (1946), Nena (1960), and Heino (1938).