beFour

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beFour
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Background information
Origin Cologne, Germany
Genres Pop, bubblegum dance
Years active 2007–2011
Labels edel music
Website beFour.de
Members Manou
Alina B.
Dan M.
Angel

beFour was a German pop group founded in Cologne. The members were cast for the television show beFour: Das Star-Tagebuch ("The Star Diary"), which has been broadcast daily at 14:20 for three months. The first single "Magic Melody" is a cover version of the song "Around The World" by ATC, whose have some different lyrics, and based in the song "Pesenka", originally performed by the Russian band Ruki Vverh! in 1998. The single "No Limit" is a remake of the same song by 2 Unlimited.[1][2]

Band members[edit]

From left to right: Angel, Manou, Alina and Dan

Manou[edit]

Manuela "Manou" Oeschger (born February 18, 1984 in Wil (Aargau), Switzerland) had her first stage experience when she was 18. In New York, she studied dance, acting and music.[3]

Alina[edit]

Alina Bock (born November 2, 1984 in Geilenkirchen) took piano lessons from the age of 6 and is an actress-in-training.[4]

Dan[edit]

Daniel "Dan" Mollermann (born December 17, 1987 in Berlin) is a German actor. Before joining beFour he was a competitive athlete.[5]

Angel[edit]

Angel Garcia Arjona (born February 21, 1982 in Velbert) is a German dancer and trained banker. He had several appearances in music videos, for example Jessica Wahls (known from No Angels) - "Du bist wie Ich" ("You are Like Me").[6]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Title Chart ranking[7]
GER AUT SWI
2007 All 4 One 1 2 1
2007 Hand In Hand (The Winter Album) 10 3 13
2008 We Stand United
  • Release date: April 18, 2008
  • Sales: +100.000 (Golden record) [10]
10 4 10
2009 Friends 4 Ever 7 6 9

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart ranking[7] Album
GER AUT SWI EUR
2007 "Magic Melody" 16 11 14 49 All 4 One
2007 "How Do You Do?" / "All 4 One" 12 5 11 30
2007 "Little, Little Love" 27 30 27 176
2007 "Hand In Hand" 27 8 73 152 Hand in Hand (The Winter Album)
2008 "Live Your Dream" 16 17 29 - We Stand United
2009 "No Limit" 21 13 29 72 Friends 4 Ever
2009 "Ding-A-Dong" 61 - - -

DVDs[edit]

  • beFour: der Film! (Release date: September 28, 2007)[11]

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

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