Nena

  • Birth name: Gabriele Susanne Kerner
  • Years active: 1983 - today
  • Born: 24 - 03 - 1960
  • Birth Place: Hagen, Germany
  • Members: Carlo Karges, Gabriele Kerner, Jörn-Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Jürgen Dehmel, Rolf Brendel
  • Genre: Pop , 80s
Biography: Nena is a German singer and actress. She rose to international fame in 1983 with the New German Wave song "99 Luftballons". In 1984, she re-recorded this song in English as "99 Red Balloons".
Nena was also the name of the band with whom she released the song. With the re-recording and subsequent release of some of her old songs, her career re-emerged in 2002. In 2007, she co-founded the school...  [read more]