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Hansa Records

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Hansa Records (also known as Hansa, Hansa Musik Produktion or Hansa International) was a record label founded in the 1960s based in West Berlin, West Germany. [1]

64 relations: "Heroes" (David Bowie album), Achtung Baby, Alphaville (band), Amii Stewart, Aneka, Angel Heart (Bonnie Tyler album), Angletrax, Ariola Records, Bertelsmann Music Group, Bitterblue, Blue System, Boney M., Bonnie Tyler, Brown Girl in the Ring (song), C. C. Catch, Child (band), Chilly (band), David Bowie, Depeche Mode, Die Prinzen, Elton John, Eruption (band), Falco (musician), Frank Farian, Germany, Gilla (singer), Giorgio Moroder, Hansa Tonstudio, Hanseatic League, Iggy Pop, Japan (band), John Parr, Kent (band), La Mama (band), Les McKeown, List of record labels, Liz Mitchell, Low (David Bowie album), Lust for Life (Iggy Pop album), Mary's Boy Child – Oh My Lord, Münchener Freiheit, Milli Vanilli, Modern Talking, New Celeste, Röd, Record label, Rivers of Babylon, Silhouette in Red, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Some Great Reward, ..., Sony BMG, Sony Music, The Action, The Cure, The Hollies, The Idiot (album), The Sugarhill Gang, The Troggs, The Twins (group), U2, Viola Wills, West Berlin, West Germany, Xhol Caravan. Expand index (14 more) »

"Heroes" (David Bowie album)

"Heroes" is the 12th studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on RCA Records on 14 October 1977.

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Achtung Baby

Achtung Baby is the seventh studio album by Irish rock band U2.

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Alphaville (band)

Alphaville is a German synthpop/new wave band which gained popularity in the 1980s.

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Amii Stewart

Amy Paulette "Amii" Stewart (born January 29, 1956) is an American disco and soul singer and dancer most famous for her hit disco record cover of Eddie Floyd's "Knock on Wood".

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Mary Sandeman, better known by her stage name Aneka (born 20 November 1947 in Edinburgh, Scotland),: Dailyrecord.co.uk website.

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Angel Heart (Bonnie Tyler album)

Angel Heart is the ninth album by Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler released in 1992.

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Angletrax was a British new wave/punk rock group that existed in the late 1970s, who were signed to Germany's Hansa Records label.

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Ariola Records

Ariola Records (also known as Ariola, Ariola-Eurodisc and BMG Ariola) is a German record label.

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Bertelsmann Music Group

Bertelsmann Music Group (abbreviated as BMG) was a division of German media company Bertelsmann before its completion of sale of the majority of its assets to Japan's Sony Corporation of America on 1 October 2008.

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Bitterblue is the eighth studio album by Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler.

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Blue System

Blue System was a German pop group that was founded by Dieter Bohlen in 1986 after the break-up of Modern Talking.

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Boney M.

Boney M. was a Euro-Caribbean vocal group created by German record producer Frank Farian.

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Bonnie Tyler

Bonnie Tyler (born Gaynor Hopkins; 8 June 1951) is a Welsh singer, known for her distinctive husky voice.

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Brown Girl in the Ring (song)

"Brown Girl in the Ring" is a traditional children's song in the West Indies.

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C. C. Catch

Caroline Catherine Müller (born 31 July 1964), known professionally as C. C. Catch, is a Dutch-born German pop singer, best known for her collaboration with Dieter Bohlen in the 1980s.

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Child (band)

Child was a British pop group which found success in the late 1970s.

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Chilly (band)

Chilly was a popular German Euro disco/rock band at the end of the 1970s and the beginning of the 1980s.

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David Bowie

David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.

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Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.

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Die Prinzen

Die Prinzen (The Princes) is a German music group.

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Elton John

Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.

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Eruption (band)

Eruption were a popular disco, R&B and soul band in the 1970s and 1980s.

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Falco (musician)

Johann "Hans" Hölzel (19 February 1957 – 6 February 1998), better known by his stage name Falco, was an Austrian singer, songwriter and rapper.

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Frank Farian

Frank Farian (born Franz Reuther 18 July 1941, Kirn, Germany) is a German record producer and songwriter, best known as the founder and voice behind the 1970s' disco-pop group Boney M. and as the mastermind and voice behind the lip-synching group Milli Vanilli.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Gilla (singer)

Gilla (born Gisela Wuchinger, 27 February 1950) is an Austrian singer from the late 1970s disco era.

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Giorgio Moroder

Giovanni Giorgio Moroder (born 26 April 1940) is an Italian singer, songwriter, DJ and record producer.

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Hansa Tonstudio

The Hansa Tonstudio is a recording studio, since 1974 located in a former builders' guild hall on Köthener Straße No.

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Hanseatic League

The Hanseatic League (Middle Low German: Hanse, Düdesche Hanse, Hansa; Standard German: Deutsche Hanse; Latin: Hansa Teutonica) was a commercial and defensive confederation of merchant guilds and market towns in Northwestern and Central Europe.

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Iggy Pop

James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), known professionally by his stage name Iggy Pop, and designated the "Godfather of Punk", is an American singer, songwriter, musician, producer and actor.

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Japan (band)

Japan were an English band formed in 1974 in Catford, South London by David Sylvian (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Steve Jansen (drums), Richard Barbieri (keyboards) and Mick Karn (bass guitar).

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John Parr

John Parr (born 18 November 1952) is a Grammy nominated English musician, who had two number one hits, best known for his 1985 US number one hit single "St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)" and for his 1984 single "Naughty Naughty".

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Kent (band)

Kent was a Swedish rock band, formed in Eskilstuna in 1990.

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La Mama (band)

La Mama is a German pop and disco trio who worked in Frank Farian's studios in the first half of the 1980s.

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Les McKeown

Leslie Richard McKeown (born 12 November 1955) is a Scottish pop singer who was the lead singer of the Bay City Rollers during their most successful period.

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List of record labels

For lists of record labels, see.

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Liz Mitchell

Elizabeth Rebecca Mitchell (born 12 July 1952) is a Jamaican-British singer, best known as the former lead singer of the 1970s disco/reggae band Boney M.

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Low (David Bowie album)

Low is the 11th studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on RCA Records on 14 January 1977.

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Lust for Life (Iggy Pop album)

Lust for Life is the second studio album by Iggy Pop, his second solo release and his second collaboration with David Bowie, following The Idiot earlier in the year.

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Mary's Boy Child – Oh My Lord

"Mary's Boy Child / Oh My Lord" is a 1978 Christmas single for Boney M., a cover of Harry Belafonte's 1956 hit, put in medley with the new song "Oh My Lord" (Farian / Jay).

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Münchener Freiheit

Münchener Freiheit (known sometimes simply as Freiheit) is a German pop and rock band that had released seventeen albums by 2007, six of which have gone gold and have sold over five million copies in Europe.

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Milli Vanilli

Milli Vanilli was a German R&B duo from Munich.

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Modern Talking

Modern Talking was a German duo consisting of Thomas Anders and Dieter Bohlen.

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New Celeste

New Celeste are a folk rock band from Scotland, originally formed in 1975, releasing 7 albums over 5 decades, the most recent in 2016.

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Röd (Swedish for "Red") is the eighth studio album by Swedish alternative rock band Kent.

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Record label

A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.

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Rivers of Babylon

"Rivers of Babylon" is a Rastafari song written and recorded by Brent Dowe and Trevor McNaughton of the Jamaican reggae group The Melodians in 1970.

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Silhouette in Red

Silhouette in Red is the tenth studio album by Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler.

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Siouxsie and the Banshees

Siouxsie and the Banshees were an English rock band, formed in London in 1976 by vocalist Siouxsie Sioux and bass guitarist Steven Severin.

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Some Great Reward

Some Great Reward is the fourth studio album by the English electronic band Depeche Mode, released on 24 September 1984 by Mute Records.

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Sony BMG

Sony BMG Music Entertainment was a multinational record label, which was a 50–50 joint venture between the Sony Corporation of America and Bertelsmann Music Group.

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Sony Music

Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.

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The Action

The Action were an English band of the 1960s, formed as The Boys in August 1963, in Kentish Town, North West London.

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The Cure

The Cure are an English rock band formed in Crawley, West Sussex, in 1976.

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The Hollies

The Hollies are a British pop/rock group best known for their pioneering and distinctive three-part vocal harmony style.

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The Idiot (album)

The Idiot is the debut solo album by American rock singer Iggy Pop.

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The Sugarhill Gang

The Sugarhill Gang is an American hip hop group.

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The Troggs

The Troggs (originally called The Troglodytes) are an English garage rock band formed in Andover, Hampshire in May 1964.

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The Twins (group)

The Twins are a German synthpop and new wave duo.

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U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin formed in 1976.

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Viola Wills

Viola Wills (December 30, 1939 – May 6, 2009) was an American pop singer, best known for the 1979 UK Singles Chart #8 and U.S. Hot Dance Club Play #52 hit, "Gonna Get Along Without You Now".

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West Berlin

West Berlin (Berlin (West) or colloquially West-Berlin) was a political enclave which comprised the western part of Berlin during the years of the Cold War.

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West Germany

West Germany is the common English name for the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG; Bundesrepublik Deutschland, BRD) in the period between its creation on 23 May 1949 and German reunification on 3 October 1990.

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Xhol Caravan

Xhol Caravan, known first as Soul Caravan and later as simply Xhol, was one of the first bands participating in the launch of the Krautrock movement in Germany in the late 1960s.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hansa_Records

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