"Genghis Khan": a group and its creative path

"Genghis Khan" - a group from Germany, which waswas created in 1979 specifically to participate in the Eurovision Song Contest. The team managed to win the fourth place. Soon he became popular not only in his native country, but also in Japan, Australia, the USSR and Eastern Europe.


Genghis Khan Group
"Genghis Khan" - the group that was created fora few weeks before the German selection for the Eurovision Song Contest. For this event, composer Ralph Siegel prepared the song of the same name. "Genghis Khan" - the group that won the national selection. As a result, the team was entrusted to represent the country at Eurovision. There the participants sang the song Dschinghis Khan and managed to take the fourth place.

In 1984, the team disintegrated because of financial problems.

In 1988 former lead singer Leslie Mandoki and Eva Cepregi, participant of the Hungarian team Neoton Familia, together sang the official composition of Korea during the opening of the Olympic Games, which took place in Seoul.

In 1993 the dancer and soloist of the band Luis Hendrik Potgiter died.

In 1999, four songs from the band's album were remixed, and also produced by David Brands.

In 2005 the group was reunited. Soon the first concert was held in Russia. He took place in Moscow in the "Olympic" complex. The event was attended by about 30 thousand spectators.

In 2006, the band went on a tour, which was dedicated to the memory of the departed life of Steve Bender. As part of the tour, the musicians performed in Kiev and Ulan Bator.

In 2007, the group recorded an album called 7 Leben. It contains new compositions, as well as the processing of previous hits.

In 2009, the band was present at the Eurovision Song Contest, which was held in Moscow.

In 2012, the team performed in Ukraine, in Nikopol, as part of the celebration of the city's day.

Heinz Gross, the producer, said in an interview that in the 1980s the group was banned in the USSR, it was accused of nationalism and anti-communism.


Above, the group "Genghis Khan" was described in detail. The songs of the band entered many albums, the first of which was born in 1979 and was called Dschinghis Khan.

The next Rom album appeared in 1980.

In 1981, the album Wir Sitzen Alle Im Selben Boot was recorded.

In 1982, the work of Helden, Schurken Und Der Dudelmoser, was published.

"Genghis Khan" - a group that in 1983 recorded the album Corrida.

In 1993 the album Huh Hah Dschinghis Khan was released.

In 1998, the work of Die Großen Erfolge appeared. In 1999 - two albums: The History Of Dschinghis Khan and Forever Gold.

2004 brought the album The Jubilee Album.

In 2007 there was an album 7 Leben.


group of Genghis Khan songs

The group consists of Henriette Pauline Strobel. She was born in 1953, a German. Also, the band's member is Edina Pop. She was born in 1941, winner of the prize for the best vocal data in Hungary. Klaus Kupreit is still in the team. Above, the group "Genghis Khan" was described in detail. Photos of musicians of this collective you can see above.

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