Herbert Grönemeyer (1956 - )

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German Music: Johann Sebastian Bach | Georg Friedrich Händel | Felix Mendelsohn | Richard Wagner | Comedian Harmonists | Friedrich Holländer | Hans Zimmer | Kraftwerk | Herbert Grönemeyer | Die Toten Hosen | Nina Hagen | Modern Talking | Rammstein | Jazzanova

Multitalented Grönemeyer started his career as composer for a theatre production about the Beatles.

He was also interested in acting and achieved an Oscar nomination for his performance in 'Das Boot', a film about a German submarine in World War II.

As a musician Grönemeyer is famous for his distinctive voice and subtle lyrics. Since his 1984 album 'Bochum' Grönemeyer has been among the most successful German rock stars, both financially and artistically. His most recent album 'Mensch' was met with enthusiasm.