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Friday, December 7th, 2018
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Roland Kaiser ( May 10, 1952 in West Berlin, bourgeois Ronald Keiler) is a German hit singer.Roland Kaiser grew up with a nursing mother. His natural mother was 17 when he was born.His foster mother was a roomkeeper at the Kurt-Schumacher-Haus.After completing his school-leaving exam, he completed a commercial apprenticeship at the end of the 1960s and became head of a advertising department in a car house. At the beginning of the 1970s he worked as a telegram messenger at the Berlin Post Office.As a singer, he was active as a singer.The producer Gerd Kämpfe discovered him as a singer. Thomas Meisel produced it together with Peter Wagner until 1987. Wagner has been producing it since 1988 and since 2014 Roland Kaiser and Peter Wagner have been producing it together.In 1974 Emperor published his first single What has become of her? In 1976 he had his first sales success with the sung version of Ricky Kings Verde (Frei, that is, alone) and came to position 14 of the German singlecharts. 1977 followed with Seven barrels of wine - a cover version of the Caribbean traditional Ba Moin En Ti Bo - another single. With this he reached seventh place of the German singlecharts and the commercial breakthrough as a Nachwuchartist. In 1980 he took the title `Here everyone gets their fat on the German advance to the Grand Prix Eurovision; it reached the eighth place with twelve participants.In the same year Kaiser published his most successful single Santa Maria. The song is a German version of the song originally sung in Italian by Oliver Onions. The original version lasted a total of six weeks to become one of the German singlecharts. Kaiser`s version held this position for another five weeks. The single was awarded gold in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands.Also with the following singles Love me one last time to love you and sometimes I would already with you placed emperor in the top ten. On his albums Boundless and Boundless 2 his music tended to be more pop music and moved away from the classic Schlager.Kaiser is one of the most prolific and successful hit singers in Germany and is also in demand for live performances with a band. Highlights include annual concerts at the Dresden Filmnächten on the Elbufer (`Kaisermania`), 2013 in front of more than 30,000 spectators.He is often a guest in TV and radio broadcasts. He was 67 times in the ZDF-hit parade and is thus the interpreter with the most frequent appearances. In addition to his acting as a singer, he is also the author of other artists, including Peter Maffay, Milva, Nana Mouskouri and Karat. In 1985 the ZDF produced the show Liebe ist ... with Roland Kaiser as a presenter. He is also a screenwriter and children`s book author (Die Giblinge).Between 1995 and 2001 Emperor`s song was all you wanted as a title song of the RTL series Dr. Stefan Frank - The doctor whom the women trust.In 1986, Kaiser left the show Dall-As with the whistles and buzzing of the spectators, after host Karl Dall had addressed him to his speech and said: `Well, a good singer does not have to be a good verbal acrobat at the same time!`. Roland Kaiser replied shortly thereafter: `I should not have come here at all because this form of talkshow does not please me.`The album, which was released in January 2009 We are Sehnsucht rose to position 14 of the German albumcharts - the highest chart placement for Roland Kaiser for almost 25 years. In November 2009 he published the first Christmas album of his career. As of January 2010, Kaiser did not give concerts anymore and withdrew first from the public, but wanted to continue recording and producing studio albums.Since the year 2000, Roland Kaiser suffered from a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which he also addressed in his book Atempause - Everything is possible. In February 2010, he was transplanted with a lung.On 30 October 2010, he gave his comeback at the ZDF-Show Willkommen bei Carmen Nebel with the title Das Fenster zum Hof.On July 16, 2011, his comeback tour began in Rostock. On 1 June 2012 appeared his new album affair, which was recorded with the Babelsberg Filmorchester. In 2012 Kaiser again appeared as a star guest in the ZDF broadcast `Welcome to Carmen Nebel` in favor of people with cancer.In autumn 2012, Roland Kaiser played the Schlagerstar Roman König in the crime scene Summ, Summ, Summ from Münster (ARD). As a result, Kaiser presented his song Egoist, which was published on the Best of Gold. The first broadcast was in spring 2013.The WDR 4 radio station waged 230 extras for a concert scene, after which more than 130,000 applications were received.On May 30, 2014 Kaisers album was released souls` pathways, which could achieve gold status.