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Haddaway

Biography

German singer who gained international interest for the one “What’s Like,” which peaked in #2 in U.K. and German music graphs. He performed in his high school’s jazz and marching rings while surviving in america. His record Haddaway was Platinum-certified in 1993. He grew up as an just child. His melody “What’s Like,” was sampled by Eminem in his one “No Like.”

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth January 9, 1965
Place Of Birth Port of Spain, Trinidad And Tobago
Profession Pop Singer
Education George Washington University
Nationality German, Trinidadian, What Is Love, I Miss You, Rock My Heart
Awards Echo Award for Best Dance Single (National), Echo Award for Best Single of the Year (National), What Is Love, I Miss You, Rock My Heart
Nominations Echo Award for Best National Rock/Pop Male Artist
Movies I've Heard Stories: Part 1
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Lives in Cologne, Germany and Kitzbühel, Austria.
2Being one of the biggest eurodance and house stars in the 1990s, his hits include "What Is Love" (1993; #1 Italy and Austria, #2 UK and Germany), "Life" (1993; #2 Germany, Austria and Italy) and "I Miss You" (1993).
3Is fluent in English, Dutch, German and French.
4Has a degree in political science and history from the George Washington University in Washington D.C..
5He has a United States Permanent Resident ("green") Card.
6After his parents had divorced in the early 1970s, he decided to live with his father in Europe, while his mother moved to the USA. Some years later, he lived with her for some years.
7His mother is a Trinidadian nurse and his father is a Dutch oceanographer.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
War Dogs2016performer: "What Is Love? Single Mix"
Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru2016Documentary performer: "Life Everybody Needs Somebody To Love"
Fúsi2015/Iperformer: "What is love"
Atop the Fourth Wall2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Saints Row IV2013Video Game performer: "What Is Love"
Dance Central 22011Video Game performer: "What Is Love"
Shou urodov2010Short performer: "What is Love" - uncredited
Lumikko2009Short performer: "What Is Love" / writer: "What Is Love"
Immigrants (L.A. Dolce Vita)2008performer: "What is Love"
Unrelated2007writer: "What Is Love"
AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture2005performer: "What is Love"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Tom Hanks2004TV Special performer: "What Is Love"
Just Married2003performer: "What Is Love"
A Night at the Roxbury1998performer: "What Is Love?"
Saturday Night Live1997TV Series performer - 1 episode
Mode1996Video Game performer: "What Is Love?"
Top of the Pops1995TV Series performer - 1 episode
Freunde fürs Leben1994TV Series performer - 1 episode
My So-Called Life1994TV Series performer - 1 episode
Lista Top 401994TV Series performer - 1 episode
Piccolo grande amore1993performer: "What Is Love?"

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
What Is Yeigh?2015Short
Faszination Natur - Seven Seasons2004Documentary

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Kommunalnoe chtivo napisano krivofilmingThe Stylish Man

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Never-ending Dream2017announcedHimself
The Last Leg2017TV SeriesHimself
Go' morgen Danmark2015TV SeriesHimself - Performer: 'What Is Love'
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2013TV SeriesHimself - Mystery Guest
Sommarkrysset2012TV SeriesHimself
VIP zprávy2010TV SeriesHimself
Schmidt & Pocher2009TV SeriesHimself
Das perfekte Promi-Dinner2007TV SeriesHimself
Hit Me, Baby, One More Time2005TV SeriesHimself
Hit Me Baby 1 More Time2005TV SeriesHimself
Die 90er Show2004TV SeriesHimself - Performer
Die ultimative Chartshow2004TV Series documentaryHimself
TV total2004TV SeriesHimself
Comeback - Die große Chance2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops1993-1995TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Peter Andre's 90 Party Hits of the 90s2014TV MovieHimself
Vanilla Ice Archive2012DocumentaryHimself

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#Trademark
1Often refers to himself in third person


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