Welcome to yet another Schlager Sunday! Looking for Freedom is our song for the day. For some of you in Halloween mood, it is probably scary enough… November 9th marks the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and with it the end of the Cold War.
Mr. David Hasselhoff had the honor of performing his number 1 hit above the Berlin Wall for New Years Eve.
Now, did he bring the Wall down? Here’s what the Hoff has to say about that:
Looking for Freedom has first been released in 1978 by Marc Seaberg. So welcome to, I can’t believe it’s a cover song! The producer responsible was no one less than Jack White. The former soccer player turned producer & song writer in the 70s and has been looking at a rather successful career. (Now here is someone who really deserves a decent documentary!)
Have a lovely Halloween!
As for the Hoff, here a few more reading suggestions: