Daniel Schuhmacher

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Daniel Schuhmacher
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Background information
Born (1987-04-19) April 19, 1987 (age 27)[1]
Pfullendorf, Germany
Origin Pfullendorf, Baden-Württemberg[1]
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer, Songwriter[citation needed]
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2009—Present
Labels 313music
Website http://daniel-schuhmacher-onstage.de

Daniel Schuhmacher (born April 19, 1987[1] in Pfullendorf, Baden-Württemberg[1]) is a German singer. He won the sixth season of Deutschland sucht den Superstar, the German edition of Pop Idol.

Personal life[edit]

Schuhmacher's hobbies are tennis, music, skating, meeting friends, movies, and films.[1] His nicknames are Kell, Kelly, and Schumi.[1] He has 4 tattoos which are located on the hip, neck and both wrists.[1]

DSDS[edit]

Theme (date) Song Original Artist Place/Percentage
The Top 15 — Now or Never (February 28, 2009) Broken Strings James Morrison 10.63% (4/15)
Top 10 — Greatest Hits (March 7, 2009) If You Don't Know Me by Now Simply Red 13.97% (3/10)
Top 9 — Geschlechtertausch (March 14, 2009) Irgendwas bleibt Silbermond 13.11% (3/9)
Top 8 — Party-Hits (March 21, 2009) Sweet Dreams Eurythmics 18.39% (1/8)
Top 7 — Sexy Hits (April 4, 2009) Sexual Healing Marvin Gaye 21.29% (1/7)
Top 6 — Aktuelle Hits & I love you (April 11, 2009) You Give Me Something James Morrison 15.88% (4/6)
Allein Allein Polarkreis 18
Top 5 — Sonne und Regen (April 18, 2009) Here Comes the Rain Again Eurythmics 32.68% (1/5)
Ain't No Sunshine Bill Withers
Top 4 — Moviesongs & Unplugged (April 25, 2009) Take My Breath Away Berlin 26.59% (2/4)
You Are So Beautiful Joe Cocker
Top 3 — Uptempo, Power ballad & №1 Hits (May 2, 2009) Rehab Amy Winehouse 33.81% (2/3)
Get Here Oleta Adams
Stand by Me Ben E. King
Top 2 — Finale — Singer's choice, Highlight Song, Winner's Single (May 9, 2009) Soulmate Natasha Bedingfield 50.47% (1/2)
Ain't No Sunshine Bill Withers
Anything but Love Daniel Schuhmacher

Post-DSDS[edit]

Schuhmacher writes his own songs "that deal with private matters."[2]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Information Chart positions Sales IFPI certifications
GER
[3]
AUT
[4]
SWI
[5]
WOR
2009 The Album
  • Debut Album
  • Released: June 19, 2009
  • Formats: CD, Download
1
1
4
33
  • Worldwide: +110,000
  • Austria: Gold (10,000)
  • Germany: Gold (100,000)
2010 Nothing to Lose
  • Second Studio Album
  • Released: September 17, 2010
  • Formats: CD, Download
37
  • Worldwide: +2,500
2013 Diversity
  • Third Studio Album
  • Released: October 25, 2013
  • Formats: CD, Download
90

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions Certification
GER
[3]
AUT
[4]
SWI
[5]
EUR HUN
2009 "Anything but Love"
The Album
1 1 1 5 29 DE: Gold
"Honestly"
Nothing to Lose
22 62 30
2010 "If It's Love"
Nothing to Lose
30 37
"Feel"
Nothing to Lose
50
2011 "On a New Wave"
2013 "Rolling Stone" 86

Awards[edit]

Year Award Category
2010 VIVA Comet 2010 Best Newcomer

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Daniel Schuhmacher Steckbrief". Daniel Schuhmacher's Website. Retrieved December 30, 2010. 
  2. ^ Kylla, Denise (27 August 2012). "Das machen die ehemaligen DSDS-Stars heute". Hamburger Morgenpost (in German). Retrieved 27 August 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Daniel Schuhmacher - German Charts". charts.de. 
  4. ^ a b "Daniel Schuhmacher - Austrian Charts". austriancharts.at. 
  5. ^ a b "Daniel Schuhmacher - Swiss Charts". hitparade.ch. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Thomas Godoj
Deutschland sucht den Superstar
Winner

Season 6 (2009)
Succeeded by
Mehrzad Marashi