Cult star & music legend Matthias Reim - 30 years of success story and not a bit quiet. Thunderous applause, never-ending calls for encores. Faces glowing with happiness from thousands of celebrating people - goosebumps and pure emotion. This is still how the concerts of cult star and music legend Matthias Reim end.
For more than three decades, he has been one of Germany's most successful and popular artists, has written music history with his countless hits, has played a major role in shaping the genre of rock/pop schlager, and has even helped it achieve a whole new level of popularity. With his endearing and charismatic charisma, the public favorite has irrevocably milled himself into the hearts of his loyal fans - the combination of exceptional talent and extraordinary personality is what makes him still today - after more than 30 years of incredible success story - belong to the absolute elite of German musicians.
In 1990, he celebrated his musical breakthrough with "Verdammt ich lieb Dich".
breakthrough. For 16 weeks, the most successful single release of the 90s remains at the top of the charts. His debut album sells around two and a half million copies worldwide - Matthias Reim becomes a superstar overnight. Sold-out concerts, cover stories, piles of fan mail follow, coveted music prizes, gold and platinum awards.
The following hits "Nur geträumt von Dir", "Hey, ich hab' mich so auf Dich gefreut" and "Ganz egal" also bear Reim's characteristic signature - a mix of cool, rocking sounds and clever, sensitive German pop lyrics. One thing becomes clear very quickly - it is the stage where, despite stage fright, he feels most feels most comfortable himself and closest to his fans.