Biggest Stars

Helene Fischer
Helene Fischer
DEUSchlager
Claimed Profile

Helene Fischer

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Siegfried & Joy
Siegfried & Joy
DEUSchlager

Siegfried & Joy

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Сакит Самедов
Сакит Самедов
RUSSchlager

Сакит Самедов

RUSEuropeanSchlager
Engelbert Humperdinck
Engelbert Humperdinck
USAMainstream Pop

Engelbert Humperdinck

USAPopMainstream Pop
Roland Kaiser
Roland Kaiser
DEUSchlager

Roland Kaiser

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Nora Lob
Nora Lob
DEUMainstream Pop

Nora Lob

DEUPopMainstream Pop
Beatrice Egli
Beatrice Egli
CHEMainstream Pop

Beatrice Egli

CHEPopMainstream Pop
Andrea Berg
Andrea Berg
DEUSchlager

Andrea Berg

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Matthias Reim
Matthias Reim
DEUSchlager

Matthias Reim

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Wolfgang Petry
Wolfgang Petry
DEUSchlager

Wolfgang Petry

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Dieter Bohlen
Dieter Bohlen
DEUMainstream Pop

Dieter Bohlen

DEUPopMainstream Pop
Maite Kelly
Maite Kelly
DEUSchlager

Maite Kelly

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Santiano
Santiano
DEUFolk Rock

Santiano

DEURockFolk Rock
Die Flippers
Die Flippers
DEUSchlager

Die Flippers

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Otto Waalkes
Otto Waalkes
DEUSchlager

Otto Waalkes

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Kerstin Ott
Kerstin Ott
DEUSchlager

Kerstin Ott

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Julian Sommer
Julian Sommer
DEUSchlager

Julian Sommer

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Ikke Hüftgold
Ikke Hüftgold
DEUSchlager

Ikke Hüftgold

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Volker Rosin
Volker Rosin
DEUSchlager

Volker Rosin

DEUEuropeanSchlager
Isi Glück
Isi Glück
DEUSchlager

Isi Glück

DEUEuropeanSchlager
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Top Artists by Radio Spins Last month

Helene Fischer
Helene Fischer
DEUSchlager
Claimed Profile

Helene Fischer

DEUEuropeanSchlager
62.9K radio spins
Andrea Berg
Andrea Berg
DEUSchlager

Andrea Berg

DEUEuropeanSchlager
33.4K radio spins
Roland Kaiser
Roland Kaiser
DEUSchlager

Roland Kaiser

DEUEuropeanSchlager
30.9K radio spins
Matthias Reim
Matthias Reim
DEUSchlager

Matthias Reim

DEUEuropeanSchlager
22.6K radio spins
Wolfgang Petry
Wolfgang Petry
DEUSchlager

Wolfgang Petry

DEUEuropeanSchlager
22.4K radio spins

Most Streamed Spotify Tracks

Past Month
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Bumsbar
Bumsbar
509.3K streams
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Atemlos durch die Nacht - Bassflow Main Radio/Video Mix
Atemlos durch die Nacht - Bassflow Main Radio/Video Mix
400.3K streams
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Delfin
Delfin
367.6K streams
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Atemlos durch die Nacht
Atemlos durch die Nacht
315.6K streams
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Verdammt, ich lieb Dich - 2020 Remastered
Verdammt, ich lieb Dich - 2020 Remastered
261.5K streams
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Dicht im Flieger
Dicht im Flieger
260.4K streams
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Ich fühl' mich Disco
Ich fühl' mich Disco
236.9K streams
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Olivia
Olivia
231.4K streams
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Herzbeben
Herzbeben
218.6K streams
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Inselfieber
Inselfieber
217.7K streams
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Atemlos durch die Nacht - Bassflow Main Radio/Video Mix

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Atemlos durch die Nacht

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Verdammt, ich lieb Dich - 2020 Remastered

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Dicht im Flieger

7

Ich fühl' mich Disco

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Herzbeben

10

Inselfieber

Top Spotify Playlists

Schlager Klassiker
Schlager Klassiker
Spotify
324.6K followers
MALLE PARTY HITS 🍻🌴 Alle Hits direkt von der Playa 🌴 Best of Mallorca 🍻 Bierkönig Megapark
MALLE PARTY HITS 🍻🌴 Alle Hits direkt von der Playa 🌴 Best of Mallorca 🍻 Bierkönig Megapark
SaufiSaufiOlé
304.5K followers
Pop Schlager
Pop Schlager
Spotify
294.2K followers
Schlager Party - Das Original! | Alle Hits & Klassiker (Helene Fischer, Ben Zucker, Kerstin Ott uvm)
Schlager Party - Das Original! | Alle Hits & Klassiker (Helene Fischer, Ben Zucker, Kerstin Ott uvm)
ICH FIND SCHLAGER TOLL
245.8K followers
Après Ski Hits 2023 - Das Original
Après Ski Hits 2023 - Das Original
Digster Playlisten
217.2K followers
MALLE FÜR ALLE 2023 🍻🌴 Mallorca Hits von der Playa! 🍹😎🍻☀️ Dicht im Flieger Megapark Ballermann
MALLE FÜR ALLE 2023 🍻🌴 Mallorca Hits von der Playa! 🍹😎🍻☀️ Dicht im Flieger Megapark Ballermann
Saufparadies
142.2K followers

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      Schlager artists
      Spotify
      251.5M
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      989K
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      Questions? We have answers

      Overview of Schlager music

      Schlager music originated in Central Europe in the early 20th century. Initially, it was a type of folk music played at social gatherings and festivals. Over time, it evolved into a more mainstream genre, characterized by simple melodies, upbeat rhythms, and catchy lyrics that often touch on themes of love and romance.

      Schlager music reached its peak popularity in the 1950s and 1960s, when it dominated the airwaves and dance halls throughout Europe. Despite facing some criticism for its perceived lack of depth and artistic merit, Schlager music continues to be a beloved genre for many, with new artists and songs emerging every year. Its enduring popularity can be attributed to its ability to connect with audiences through its universal themes and infectious melodies.

      Which musicians and bands defined Schlager music?

      Schlager is a kind of vocal pop music characterized by sentimental ballads sung in German, often showcasing themes of love, romance, and nostalgia. Germans view schlager as their country music, and American country and Tex-Mex music are both major elements in schlager culture.

      Popular schlager singers include Michael Holm, Roland Kaiser, Hansi Hinterseer, Jürgen Drews, Andrea Berg, Heintje Simons, Helene Fischer, Claudia Jung, Andrea Jürgens, Kristina Bach, Marianne Rosenberg, Simone Stelzer, Daniela Alfinito, Semino Rossi, DJ Ötzi, Andreas Gabalier and more recently, Beatrice Egli.

      These artists have developed a loyal fan base over the years and continue to produce new music and perform live shows to sold-out audiences. Additionally, there are several popular Schlager bands, such as Die Flippers and Die Amigos, who have been active in the industry for decades and have released numerous hits. Overall, Schlager music remains an important and beloved genre in the German-speaking music scene.

      Which songs and albums defined Schlager music?

      Schlager has its distinct identity and is separate from international pop music. It is primarily played on special format radio stations dedicated to the genre, occasionally mixed with international oldies. This helps maintain its unique position within the music industry.

      Some of the most famous songs in this genre include "Atemlos durch die Nacht" by Helene Fischer, "Ein Stern (der deinen Namen trägt)" by DJ Ötzi, and "Mendocino" by Michael Holm. There are also several popular music albums in the Schlager genre, such as "Mama" by Heintje Simons, "Auf den Kopf gestellt" by Roland Kaiser, "Alles was ich brauche, bist du" from Claudia Jung and "Schwerelos" by Andrea Berg.

      These songs and albums are known for their catchy melodies and upbeat rhythms, making them popular choices at parties, festivals, and other events in the German-speaking world.

      Which music festivals and events represent Schlager music?

      Several music festivals and events celebrate this genre, including the Schlagermove in Hamburg, Germany, which is one of the largest Schlager festivals in the world. The event attracts thousands of visitors who dance to Schlager music on decorated trucks and buses.

      Another popular festival is the Schlagerwelle Festival in Timmendorfer Strand, Germany, which features performances by well-known Schlager artists. The Open Air St. Gallen in Switzerland also includes Schlager music in its line-up, along with other genres.

      Additionally, the Grand Prix der Volksmusik, a televised music competition held annually in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, showcases Schlager and folk music. These festivals and events offer an opportunity for Schlager fans to enjoy live performances by their favorite artists and celebrate this vibrant music genre.