Kandis (band)

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Kandis
Origin Denmark
Genres Dansband
Years active 1990-present
Labels My Way Music
Website www.kandis.dk
Members Johnny Hansen
Jens Erik Jensen
Jørgen Hein Jørgensen
Frank Thøgersen

Kandis is a Danish dansband made up of Johnny Hansen, Jørgen Hein Jørgensen, Michael Krätz and Jens Erik Jensen. It was formed in 1989. Its biggest hit ever was the 1993 single "En lille ring af guld", that stayed at the top of the Danish Danse Charts for a total of 33 weeks.

Many of their albums have consistently reached the Top 5 including some that have topped the Danish albums Chart (notably Kandis 12 in 2008 and Kandis 14 in 2011).

The band lead singer and guitarist Johnny Hansen, (born 25 July 1965), has had also a prosperous separate solo career releasing various albums like Godmorgen verden (1999), Lidt efter lidt (2001) and Mit ferieparadis (2006)

Discography[edit]

(For Johnny Hansen separate solo discography, see Johnny Hansen)

Albums[edit]

(Selective listing. In parenthesis, top positions in the Danish Albums Chart)[1]

Year Album Peak positions Certification
DEN
[2]
1993 Kandis 4
2002 Kandis 9 4
2003 Kandis 10 2
2005 Kandis 11 6
2008 Kandis 12 1
2009 Kandis 13 5
2011 Kandis 14 1
2012 Kandis 15 2
2014 Kandis 16 1
Live albums
Year Album Peak positions Certification
DEN
[2]
2004 Kandis Live 2
2009 Kandis Live 2 - 20 års jubilæumsshow 1
Collection albums
Year Album Peak positions Certification
DEN
[2]
2007 Gold 2
2009 Kandis (10-box CD) 32
2010 De bedste julehilsner 5
2013 Kandis 25 års jubilæum 3 Gold

Singles[edit]

  • 1993: "En lille ring af guld"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kandis page on DanishCharts.com
  2. ^ a b c "Kandis discography". danishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 

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