Best German Music Artists for Learning German

Martin_Canine
Music is what helped me the most learning English. So why wouldn't that apply to other languages as well?
When you learn a language, it is better when the artists use lyrics that are straight forward, contain everyday language and are not too complicated.
This does not necessarily mean they are among the best artists, though.


I got the idea for this list because I know someone very close who only knows English and wants to learn German.

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1SilbermondSilbermond is a German alternative rock band consisting of Stefanie Kloß (vocals), Thomas Stolle (guitar), Johannes Stolle (bass), Andreas Nowak (drums) that formed in 2000. After several smaller gigs, their 2004 album "Verschwende deine Zeit" became a surprise success in Germany with the ballad "Symphonie" ...read more.

Silbermond are great if you are trying to learn the language.
They have really inspiring lyrics that everyone can relate to, but they don't use complicated sentence structures, slang terms or unusual words.
For teens and up, some lighter curse words here and there, and a little innuendo on very few tracks. Overall they are fairly clean though. - Martin_Canine

2Tokio HotelTokio Hotel are a pop rock band from Magdeburg, Germany, consisting of Bill Kaulitz (singer), Tom Kaulitz (guitar), Gustav Schäfer (drums) and Georg Listing (keyboards, bass). In 2005, they started off as a hugely successful and trendsetting teen pop band in their home country with their debut album ...read more.
3SidoPaul Hartmut Würdig, better known by his stage name Sido, is a German rapper born on November 30, 1980 in former East Berlin. ...read more.
4Nena
5Christina StürmerChristina Stürmer is an Austrian alternative rock singer that was born on June 9, 1982 in Linz. ...read more.V1 Comment
6Die ÄrzteDie Ärzte (German for "The Doctors"), is a German rock band currently consisting of Farin Urlaub (vocals, guitar, bass), Bela B (vocals, drums, guitar) and Rodrigo González (vocals, bass, guitar, piano), that formed in 1982 in Berlin . ...read more.
7Helene FischerJelena Petrowna Fischer, better known by her stage name Helene Fischer is a German pop and schlager singer of Russian descent, born on August 5, 1984. Fischer established herself as a singer and TV personality in the mid-2000s, and quickly developed a fanbase due to her music as well as through hosting ...read more.
8LaFeeChristina Klein, better known by her stage name LaFee, is a German rock and pop singer of Greek descent born on December 9, 1990 . Having released her self-titled breakthrough album at the age of only 15, she was often compared to fellow German group Tokio Hotel, who at the time of her biggest success ...read more.
9Andrea Berg
10RammsteinRammstein is a German Neue Deutsche Härte and Industrial Metal band consisting of Till Lindemann (vocals), Richard Kruspe (guitar), Paul Landers (guitar), Oliver Riedel (electric bass), Christoph Schneider (drums) and Christian Lorenz (keyboard), that formed in 1994 in Berlin . ...read more.
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