Deutschland sucht den Superstar (season 13)
|Deutschland sucht den Superstar|
|Broadcast from||January 2 –|
May 7, 2016
|Host(s)||Oliver Geissen |
(Event shows only)
|Finals venue||ISS Dome, Düsseldorf|
|Prince Damien Ritzinger|
|Laura van den Elzen|
During the live-shows of season 12, it was announced that the castings for season 13 will start in August 2015. In Fall 2014, RTL gave closer details to the changes of Season 13. The liveshows are replaced with pre-recorded concerts in clubs in Germany. Only the announcement of the results will be broadcast live. Like the season before the final will not take place in a TV studio in Cologne, but in the ISS Dome in Düsseldorf.
In 2015, RTL announced that DJ Antoine, Mandy Capristo and Heino won't return for the thirteenth season. The new jury consists of Dieter Bohlen, H.P. Baxxter, Michelle and Vanessa Mai. Prince Damien Ritzinger was announced as the winner on 7 May 2016 with Laura van den Elzen finishing as the runner-up.
Auditions and Recall
Start of the season was on Saturday, January 2, 2016. In the casting rounds each candidate selected before the show from a Golden CD with the name of the juror, whose voice should be the deciding factor for advancement or leaving a draw jury voting. Menderes reached the fourth time the recall. There is a "Quick Pick" was held where each candidate had to sing again. RTL did not send this Germany-Recall. Instead, only a short scene was shown in which piles announced that the 32 pre-worn Recall of the 110 candidates in Thailand recall were.
The Recall in Jamaica was reached by 16 women and 16 men. The contestants were separated in three to four groups by each gender for the first four performances. In the last round the remaining contestants sang in duets where afterwards the judges than decided the Top 10.
The Finalist were announced at April 9 and consisted of six male and four (five) female contestants.
|Prince Damien Ritzinger||25||Dance teacher||South Africa|
|Laura van den Elzen||18||Student||Netherlands|
|Thomas Katrozan||35||Sound engineer||Germany|
|Ramona Mihajilovic^1||17||Supermarket employee||Germany|
|Sandra Berger||28||Child care worker||Germany|
Merkers Adventure Mines)
|Aytug Gün||27||Child care worker||Turkey|
|Angelika Turo^1||27||Dentist aider||Germany|
- Color key
|Contestant received the fewest votes and was eliminated|
|Contestant was in the bottom two, three or four|
|Contestant received the most votes from the public|
|Contestant was announced as the season's winner|
Top 10 - Merkers Adventure Mines
- Original airdate: 16 April 2016
The first event show was held in Merkers Adventure Mines and was pre-recorded on 13 April 2016. The live result show at Eberbach Abbey was aired directly after the event show. At the beginning of the show it was announced that only one contestant would leave the show this week. Also Angelika Turo performed out of competition at the end of the show.
|1||Laura van den Elzen||"I Love Rock 'n' Roll" - Britney Spears||Safe||10.61% (3/10)|
|2||Tobias Soltau||"Herz Über Kopf" - Joris||Bottom two||4.37% (9/10)|
|3||Mark Hoffmann||"Unter die Haut" - Tim Bendzko||Safe||8.33% (6/10)|
|4||Aytug Gün||"Sugar" - Robin Schulz feat. Francesco Yates||Eliminated||3.97% (10/10)|
|5||Sandra Berger||"Diese Nacht ist jede Sünde wert" - Andrea Berg||Safe||5.51% (8/10)|
|6||Thomas Katrozan||"Sexy" - Marius Müller-Westernhagen||Safe||9.41% (4/10)|
|7||Anita Wiegand||"Addicted to You" - Avicii||Safe||24.88% (1/10)|
|8||Igor Barbosa||"Pillowtalk" - Zayn||Safe||6.78% (7/10)|
|9||Prince Damien Ritzinger||"Ich will nur, dass du weißt" - SDP feat. Adel Tawil||Safe||17.09% (2/10)|
|10||Ramona Mihajilovic||"Ex's & Oh's" - Elle King||Safe||9.05% (5/10)|
|11||Angelika Turo||"Ich will immer wieder dieses Fieber spür'n" - Helene Fischer||N/A|
- Group performance: "Proper Education"
Top 9 - German Songs - Eberbach Abbey
- Original airdate: 23 April 2016
The second event show was held in the Eberbach Abbey and will be pre-recorded on 20 April 2016. The live result show at Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord was aired directly after the event show. Contestant Sandra Berger married her fiancé during the live show. Also this week every contestant had to perform a German song. The three contestants with the fewest votes were eliminated.
|1||Ramona Mihajilovic||"Lieblingsmensch" - Namika||Eliminated||4.91% (9/9)|
|2||Thomas Katrozan||"Aufstehn" - Seeed||Safe||8.46% (5/9)|
|3||Igor Barbosa||"Keine Rosen" - Teesy||Bottom four||8.05% (6/9)|
|4||Anita Wiegand||"Wenn das Liebe ist" - Glashaus||Safe||17.81% (2/9)|
|5||Laura van den Elzen||"Ich sterb für dich" - Vanessa Mai||Safe||17.24% (3/9)|
|6||Tobias Soltau||"Ich lass für dich das Licht an" - Revolverheld||Eliminated||5.92% (8/9)|
|7||Prince Damien Ritzinger||"Stimme" - Eff||Safe||21.89% (1/9)|
|8||Mark Hoffmann||"Ich will nur" - Philipp Poisel||Safe||9.54% (4/9)|
|9||Sandra Berger||"Unser Tag" - Helene Fischer||Eliminated||6.18% (7/9)|
- Group performance: "Geiles Leben" - Glasperlenspiel
Top 6 - Semi-final - Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord
- Original airdate: 30 April 2016
The third event show was held in the Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord and was pre-recorded on 27 April 2016. The live result show in ISS Dome was aired directly after the event show. Also the six contestants had to perform in pairs in duets or as it was billed 'duells'. The three contestants with the fewest votes were eliminated.
|1||Laura van den Elzen & Anita Wiegand||"One Day in Your Life" - Anastacia||N/A|
|2||Thomas Katrozan & Mark Hoffmann||"Auf uns" - Andreas Bourani||N/A|
|3||Prince Damien Ritzinger & Igor Barbosa||"Alles brennt" - Johannes Oerding||N/A|
|4||Laura van den Elzen||"Proud Mary" - Tina Turner||Safe||23.09% (2/6)|
|5||Anita Wiegand||"Keiner ist wie du" - Sarah Connor||Eliminated||12.17% (4/6)|
|6||Thomas Katrozan||"König von Deutschland" - Rio Reiser||Bottom four||13.94% (3/6)|
|7||Mark Hoffmann||"Auf anderen Wegen" - Andreas Bourani||Eliminated||7.18% (6/6)|
|8||Igor Barbosa||"Was immer du willst" - Marlon Knauer||Eliminated||10.48% (5/6)|
|9||Prince Damien Ritzinger||"Unter meiner Haut" - Gestört aber GeiL, Koby Funk & Wincent Weiss||Safe||33.14% (1/6)|
Top 3 - Final - Düsseldorf
- Original airdate: 7 May 2016
The Final was held live in Düsseldorf at the ISS Dome in front of 13,000 people on 7 May 2016. One Contestant was eliminated after the first performance. The other two performed their favorite performance and the winner's single.
- Round 1
|1||Laura van den Elzen||"9 to 5" - Dolly Parton||Bottom two||24.07% (2/3)|
|2||Thomas Katrozan||"Dreadlock Holiday" - 10cc||Eliminated||23.81% (3/3)|
|3||Prince Damien Ritzinger||"Let It Go" - James Bay||Safe||52.12% (1/3)|
- Round 2
|1||Laura van den Elzen||"Black Velvet" - Alannah Myles||3||"Glücksmoment"||Runner-Up||34.46% (2/2)|
|2||Prince Damien Ritzinger||"Stimme" - Eff||4||"Glücksmoment"||Winner||65.54% (1/2)|
|Safe||Most votes||Safe Last||Eliminated|
|Round 1||Round 2|
|1||Prince Damien Ritzinger||2nd
|2||Laura van den Elzen||3rd
- Angelika Turo who originally made it to the Top 10 left the competition on April 14 after she announced her pregnancy. Ramona Mihajilovic than took her place
- "The Top 10 of Season 13" (in German). 9 April 2016. Retrieved 9 April 2016.
- "Pregnant Angelika Turo left the competition.Ramona Mihajilovic takes her place" (in German). 14 April 2016. Retrieved 14 April 2016.
- "Dates of the Event shows and locations" (in German). 9 April 2016. Retrieved 9 April 2016.
- "Voting results of the event shows" (in German). 8 May 2016. Retrieved 8 May 2016.
- "Songs of the first event show" (in German). 15 April 2016. Retrieved 15 April 2016.
- "Songs of the second event show" (in German). 22 April 2016.
- "Songs of the third event show (semi-final)" (in German). 28 April 2016. Retrieved 28 April 2016.
- "Songs of the fourth and final event show (Final)" (in German). 5 May 2016. Retrieved 5 May 2016.