|      |      |      |      |      |      |      |      |    Born today   |   News
Add star on our site

Sportfreunde Stiller
Wiki, Facts

Ask / say what you think about SPORTFREUNDE STILLER:

Trending stars: Gianna Martello, Hannah Balanay, Maddie Joy, Legoteddys, Clara Lukasiak, Patrick Starrr


  • Sportfreunde Stiller is a German indie rock band from Germering, near Munich, in Bavaria

 Sportfreunde Stiller facts

  • The band was founded in 1996 by Peter "Balboa" Brugger (guitar (references?), vocals), Florian "Rakete" Weber (drums, vocals), and Rüdiger "Rüde" Linhof (bass)
  • They took their original name, Stiller, from their former football manager, Hans Stiller, at SV Germering
  • They later changed their name because a different band called Stiller owned the rights to this name
  • The term Sportfreunde literally translates to friends in sports and is also used in names of sports clubs (e
  • g
  • Sportfreunde Siegen)
  • Sportfreunde Stiller's track "Independent" from Die gute Seite was featured in the video game FIFA 2003
  • In 2006 the band wrote "'54, '74, '90, 2006", a fan hymn for the German World Cup squad which became a number one hit in Germany; the song commemorates West German championships in the 1954, 1974, and 1990 World Cups
  • After Germany lost in the semi-final against Italy on 4 July 2006, the song was reworked as "'54, '74, '90, 2010" in anticipation of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, which they subsequently lost
  • Sportfreunde Stiller were nominated five times for Best German Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards, in 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2009

Bio / wiki sources: Wikipedia, accounts on social media, content from our users.

Social Media Statistics

See detailed stats »

facebook stats

Info source: Wikipedia, social media accounts, users content.
Photo credit: https://www.facebook.com/55085570811
We do our best for being accurate. If something seems incorrect, please contact us!
Find celebrities birthdays:

DMCA.com Protection Status