Rammstein

  1. Adele Wins, Katy Perry Performs at 2012 German ECHO Awards in Berlin

    March 23, 2012 2:17 PM EDT Berlin - At the 21st German ECHO award show Thursday night in Berlin, UK singer Adele, who did not attend the award show, was honored with two ECHO awards in the best international Rock/Pop artist and for album of the year for 21 . Further interna ...

  2. How Germany Overtook The U.K. To Become Europe's Largest Music Market

    April 11, 2011 2:58 PM EDT Having long played second fiddle to the United Kingdom, Germany now ranks as the largest music market in Europe, according to international music trade body IFPI. The reversal was announced last week with the publication of IFPI's annual &quo ...

  3. Rammstein Album Ban Reversed

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The original version of "Liebe ist Für Alle Da" ("Love is For All") by the German hard rock group Rammstein is no longer banned from public display in German stores. The 11-track Universal album may again be advertised and sold ...

  4. Iron Maiden, Rammstein To Headline Sonisphere

    December 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST International touring rock festival Sonishphere will expand to three days in the U.K. in 2010 following its launch this summer, with headline appearances from Iron Maiden and Rammstein. The festival will call at 11 international locations next sum ...

  5. Billboard.biz Top Stories Of The Week: Vinyl Sales Surge, 'The Long Tail' and More

    November 13, 2009 12:00 AM EST The following is a round-up of the 10 most popular stories on Billboard.biz during the past week. 1. Analysis: Vinyl, Digital Sales Hit New High Marks Vinyl and single track download sales set new records last week, according to data from Nielsen ...

  6. Jackson Reign Continues On Euro Chart

    November 12, 2009 12:00 AM EST Michael Jackson continues his reign on Billboard's European Albums with "This Is It" (Epic/Sony Music Entertainment), while there's an eighth aggregate week atop European Hot 100 Singles for "Sexy Chick" (Gum/Positiva ...

  7. Rammstein Set To Be Reissued Minus Controversial Track

    November 11, 2009 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Germany confirmed in Berlin today (Nov. 11) that in the near future it will be re-releasing Rammstein's new album "Liebe ist Für Alle Da," having removed the track and artwork that got the set banned from public disp ...

  8. 'Violent' Rammstein Set Banned In Germany

    November 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST The album "Liebe ist Für Alle Da" ("Love is For All") by German hard rock group Rammstein - currently at No. 2 on Billboard's European Albums Chart - has been banned from public display in German stores with effect from No ...

  9. Rammstein Rocks To European Chart Peak

    October 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT German rock mainstay Rammstein's "Liebe Ist Für Alle Da" (Motor) races 15-1 to top Billboard's European Albums chart, as Robbie Williams' "Bodies" (Virgin/EMI) starts a second week atop European Hot 100 Singles. ...

  10. 'New Moon' Rises At No. 1 On Billboard 200

    October 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" soundtrack climbs to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 153,000 copies sold (up 33%) in its first full week of release while Tim McGraw's "Southern Voice" settles for a debut at No. 2 with 137,00 ...

  11. 'New Moon' Rises To No. 1 on Billboard 200

    October 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" soundtrack rises to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week, selling 153,000 copies (up 33%) in its first full week of release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The Summit/Chop Shop/Atlantic album, which featu ...

  12. Berlin: Music City

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT When David Bowie moved to the divided city of Berlin in 1976, he joined 2 million inhabitants of what was effectively an island surrounded by the communist German Democratic Republic. This particular contrast between east and west left such an imp ...

  13. Rammstein, Stefan Raab Top Echo Awards

    April 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST German honors aired on RTL. Hard rock band Rammstein and music producer/TV host Stefan Raab each nabbed two honors at Germany's Echo Awards 2005, presented Saturday at the Berlin Estrel Convention Center. Rammstein won for alternative nationa ...

  14. Rammstein Storms Euro Albums Chart

    October 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT German industrial hard-rock act Rammstein triumphs on European Top 100 Albums, entering at No. 1 with "Reise, Reise" (Polydor) to outdo the No. 2 start made by its 2001 predecessor, "Mutter." German industrial hard-rock act Ram ...

  15. Rammstein Storms Euro Albums Chart

    October 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT German industrial hard-rock act Rammstein triumphs on European Top 100 Albums, entering at No. 1 with "Reise, Reise" (Polydor) to outdo the No. 2 start made by its 2001 predecessor, "Mutter." German industrial hard-rock act Ram ...