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Music of Germany

Germany claims some of the most renowned composers, singers, producers and performers of the world. Germany is the largest music market in Europe, and third largest in the world. German classical music is one of the most performed in the world; German composers include some of the most accomplished and popular in history, among them Johann Sebastian Bach, Georg Friedrich Händel, Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn, Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann and Richard Wagner. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was among the composers who created the field of German opera. One of the most famous film score composers is Hans Zimmer. German popular music of the 20th and 21st century includes the movements of Neue Deutsche Welle, Disco, Metal/Rock, Punk, Pop rock and Indie. Famous female singers were Marlene Dietrich and Hildegard Knef. German Electronic music gained global influence, with Kraftwerk and Tangerine Dream being pioneer groups in this genre. Nena Herbert Gronemeyer Sarah Connor Nina Hagen Dieter Bohlen Xavier Naidoo Lou Bega Helene Fischer Lena Meyer-Landrut Jasmin Wagner Sascha Schmitz Rollergirl Michael Cretu Heino Sido Frank Farian Sandra Marlene Dietrich Peter Maffay Peter Schilling LaFee Bill Kaulitz Cro Andreas Bourani Yvonne Catterfeld Mark Forster Tim Bendzko Peter Fox Adel Tawil Oceana Andrea Berg Guildo Horn Alligatoah Thomas Anders Annemarie Eilfeld Jan Delay Daniel Kublbock Reinhard Mey Max Giesinger Katja Ebstein Till Lindemann Pietro Lombardi Annette Humpe Apache 207 Paul van Dyk Udo Lindenberg Roy Black Alexander Klaws Jurgen Marcus