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The Wise Guys are a popular a cappella group, from Germany. A cappella music is vocal music or singing without instrumental accompaniment, or a piece intended to be performed in this way. ...

  • For the Sondheim/Weidman musical Wise Guys, refer to its current title Bounce.

Wise Guys are the most prominent representatives of a cappella Music in Germany. Their tantalizing combination of catchy tunes and amusing lyrics have attracted many. The group as it is known today exists since 1995 with the members Daniel Dickopf (Dän), Marc Sahr (Sari), Edzard Hüneke (Eddi), Clemens Tewinkel and Ferenc Husta who replaced the former bassist Christoph Tettinger. Tettinger is now the band's manager. The term Bounce has several meanings: Look up bounce in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


The original band members went to school together in Cologne. The band was already founded during that time but only later committed to a cappella music. On the first albums, many songs were cover versions in English, today almost all songs are written by Daniel Dickopf and Ezard Hüneke and are in German. Most fans of the band live in Cologne and the Rhineland, but since the single "Jetzt ist Sommer" (Now it's summer) became their first chart success, they have fans all over Germany and even in Austria and Switzerland. Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) ; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich and is the largest city both in the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia and within the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Area, one of the largest... Look up English in Wiktionary, the free dictionary As an adjective, English refers to anything from or pertaining to England. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) ; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich and is the largest city both in the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia and within the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Area, one of the largest...


The band tours frequently, and every year they give two big open air concert in the Cologne Tanzbrunnen. The first of the 2002 Tanzbrunnen concerts was the biggest concert of an a cappella group ever with about 16,000 spectators. In 2002 they toured the USA and Canada. In 2005 they gave a concert in Slubice/Frankfurt an der Oder in Poland and in 2006 in London, England. 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Słubice is a town in the Lubusz Voivodship, Poland. ... Frankfurt an der Oder [ˈfraÅ‹kfÊŠrt] (German formal name: Frankfurt (Oder), Sorbian/Lusatian: Frankobord, Polish: Frankfurt nad OdrÄ…) is a town in Brandenburg, Germany located on the Oder River, on the German-Polish border directly opposite the city of SÅ‚ubice. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the British city. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the British Isles Languages None official English de facto Capital None official London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid-2004) – Total (2001...

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Discography

Albums

  • Radio (2006)
  • Wo der Pfeffer wächst (2004)
  • Klartext (2003)
  • Ganz weit vorne (2001)
  • Live (2000)
  • Skandal (1999)
  • Alles im grünen Bereich (1997)
  • Haarige Zeiten (1996)
  • Dut-Dut-Duah! (1994)

Singles

  • Weltmeister (2005)
  • Früher (2004)
  • Kinder (2002)
  • Wenn sie tanzt (2001)
  • Jetzt ist Sommer (2001)
  • Höher Schneller Weiter (2001)
  • Die Heldensage vom heiligen Ewald (2000)
  • Nein, Nein, Nein! (1999)
  • Alles Banane (1997)
  • (Die Frau hat) Rhythmus (1996)

DVDs

  • Wise Guys - Die DVD (2004)
  • Spezialnacht (2005)

External links http://www.wiseguys.de/ (in German)


The Wiseguys is also the name of a British electronica hiphop Band. See the_wiseguys. The Wiseguys were a British electronica hip-hop band that is responsible for creating the song Start the Commotion that was brought to the public light by Mitsubishi USA in a popular TV advertisement and Ooh La La, which was used in Budwiser Commercials. ...


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Wise Guys - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (280 words)
The Wise Guys are a popular a cappella group, from Germany.
Wise Guys are the most prominent representatives of a cappella Music in Germany.
In 2002 they toured the USA and Canada, and in 2005 they gave a concert in Slubice/Frankfurt an der Oder in Poland.
In Focus: Pregnancy Prevention: It Takes Two! — teenwire.com (622 words)
While Wise Guys presents abstinence as a means of preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, it also includes comprehensive information on birth control.
Wise Guys also offers programs for teen parents, and it often teams up with the Guilford County Department of Public Health's Smart Girls program to help girls sharpen their pregnancy prevention skills.
Wise Guys knows that teen pregnancy prevention is everyone's job — girls, guys, and parents.
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