of these articles is occupied with the German singer Heino. For the village of the same name in the Netherlands, see: Heino (the Netherlands).

Heino (* 13. December 1938 in Duesseldorf - Oberbilk; native Heinz George Kramm) is German Hit singer and singer of German Volkslieder.

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Heino was born as a son of a dentist. Its father came 1941 in the Second World War at the east frontaround the life. Until 1945 Heino with his nut/mother Franziska and its older sister Hannelore in Grossenhain, Saxonia lived. It made first training as the baker and Konditor. It closed its first marriage in June 1959 with thatat that time 18-jährigen Henriette Kramm. From this marriage 1960 his son Uwe followed. 1962 took place the divorce. 1968 he became father of an illegitimate daughter named Petra Bell, which took itself at the end of November 2003 the life - like already 1988 theirNut/mother, Heinos youth love Karin Theilenberg.it stepped 1961 for the first time with the volumes Trio OK Singers up with moderate success. 1965 he married its second wife Lilo, geb. Dahmen, from which it could be separated 1978 again.


1965 he was discovered on a Modenschau in Quakenbrück of Karl-Heinz Schwab (“Ralf Bendix “), him afterwards many years produced. Directly its first plate, “the other world of the valley” (by the way this song was actually the B-side of the single; thoseA-side was called “13 men and a captain” - an old title of Freddy Quinn), was sold more to than 100,000 times. 1967 appeared its first long playing record. Numerous further hits followed - under co-operation of the Songschreibers Erich Becht and of theTexters Wolfgang Neukirchner (“Adolf of Kleebsattel”), clay/tone masters briefly G. Lorbach - and many television appearances, among other things in the Second Channel of German Television hit parade and in the star parade. Because of an eye disease (disease Basedow), which its right eye step out let, carries Heino since the 70'sYears in the public always very dark sun glasses, which make its feature unmistakable as a kind brand name. The high point of its career it reached in the middle of the 1970er years with the hits “blue flowers the Enzian” and “the black Barbara”. Of 1977 to 1979 was it also in the 14teiligen series “sing with Heino” in the Second Channel of German Television to see. In April 1979 he married its third wife Hannelore princess von Auersperg, geb. Auer, which it 1972 with the measure Austria choice in Kitzbühel knowhad learned. The pair lives to today in bath the cathedral Eifel and is owner of the well-known Heinos city hall cafe. The speciality is Heinos Haselnuss cake, which gives to buy it also in the trade.

In the 80's it became temporarily somewhat calmeraround it.it sang still the song of the Pool of broadcasting corporations Fernsehlotterie sunshine to 1983 - lucky its. He was criticized, when he undertook 1983 and 1986 a tour by South Africa - despite the UN embargo and despite a culture boycott well-known international artist. Also oneRecord, on which all three Strophen of the Germany song were to be heard, of Heino themselves sung, brought in first violent scolding for it. Heino could recover fast from it, however never strip the image of a nationalfriendly artist. Until today songs become how“Is blackbrown the Haselnuss, black-brown am played also I” gladly in neo-Nazi circles.

Beginning of the 90's it obtained again successes by own TV-series (“hello Heino”, “Heino - the show”). Successful return brought it also the RWS versions of its hits “Enzian”and “blackbrown” starting from 1989, with which he found also with young person resemblance.

Heino was object of many Parodien, among other things from Otto Waalkes. An action to restrain interference in the year 1985 against Norbert Hähnel (guest singer of the group the dead trousers), thatwhen its double appeared and allegedly as “the true Heino”, success had before court.

Heino sold to today more than 40 million records and was in the whole world (above all the USA, Canada, South Africa, Namibia)on tours. It is one of the most successful singers Deutschlands. With its songs it concerns predominantly Volkslieder, which were hit-moderately worked on and supplemented partially accordingly, for example “blue flowers itself the Enzian”, a treatment of the Volksliedes “if of theSundays early around the viere sun comes up (the Swiss girl) “. In addition, it took up classical melodies, like for example the “Ave Maria” from brook/Gounod or “Ave verum” from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

To 22. October 2005 has Heinoits parting tour by Germany in Grossenhain begun. , He terminated the tour, and concomitantly its stage operational readiness level with a concert to 20. November 2005 in Chemnitz.

the largest hits

  • the other world of the valley (1966)
  • if the multicolored flagsblow (1967)
  • we love the storms (1968)
  • to the Pond-pink ride we (1968)
  • mountain vagabonds (1969)
  • if the Kraniche zieh'n (1969)
  • Karamba, Karacho, a whisky (1969)
  • in a bar in Mexico (1970)
  • Hey Capello (1970)
  • Mohikana Shalali (1971)
  • blue flowers to thatEnzian (1972)
  • Carneval in Rio (1972)
  • Tampico (1973)
  • La Montanara (1973)
  • edelweiss (1973)
  • blackbrown is the Haselnuss (1973)
  • the Poland girl (1974)
  • the black Barbara (1975)
  • comes into my Wigwam (1976)
  • the merry Holzhackerbub'n (1976)
  • , the Katja, which has(1976)
  • Enzian RAP (1989)


  • 1996 Autobiografie and they love me nevertheless

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