Culture Beat is a German Eurodance act fronted by lead singer Tania Evans and Jay Supreme and produced by Torsten Fenslau (d. November 6 1993 in a car accident, age 29). While Lana Earl also known as Lana E. was the first singer for the group, Tania Evans replaced her in 1993, thus being featured on all of the group's most well-known hits. Other members of the act included composer/guitarist Juergen "Nosie" Katzmann and keyboardist Peter Zweier. The group was founded in 1989 by Torsten Fenslau by accident, when Der Erdbeermund became a big hit in Europe.
Their biggest hit "Mr. Vain" topped the UK charts in 1993 and was one of the biggest hits across Europe that year, reaching #1 in the Irish Singles Chart (it also hit #1 on the Australian ARIA chart in 1993, and #17 on the U.S. Hot 100 the following year). Other hits include Anything, Got To Get It and World In Your Hands. Their third album Inside Out was another international hit in 1995 with a Top 10-Charthit in Germany Inside Out and three more Chartsbreakers like Crying In The Rain and Take Me Away.
In 1998 the project returned a bit less successfully with Kim Sanders, who also was...
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