German pop duo consisting of Thomas Anders and Dieter Bohlen, formed in 1984, disbanded in 1987, before reuniting from 1998-2003, remixing some of the most successful hits from their original run like You're My Heart, You're My Soul
and Brother Louie
, and regaining their popularity as Germany's top music group.
An African-American rapper, Eric Singleton, occasionally appeared in some of their music videos.
A few years after the group split up again, Bohlen was the subject of an animated film called Dieter: Der Film
, with Bohlen narrating and his cartoon self voiced by Bertram Hiese. The film focuses on Bohlen's career in music and personal life, with Anders also making an appearance.
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