Bernhard Brink is a German pop singer and television and radio presenter. He was born on May 17, 1952, in Nordhorn and his father was an architect.
Even though Bernhard Brink had moved to Berlin to study law, he put that aside to pursue music.
He was exmatriculated after 16 semesters and soon afterwards, he signed his first record deal. The record deal was with Hansa Records and it was signed in 1971.
He made his first appearance on television in the ZDF hit parade with the title Bombenfest in 1972. It must be noted that between 1974 and 1981, Bernhard Brink had as many as 12 singles on the German sales charts and Liebe auf Zeit, the sung version of Ricky King’s Le rêve, has been his biggest chart success to date.
The single reached number 13 on the German sales chart. As an artist with Hansa Records, the likes of Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman wrote some of his hit songs.
In the 1980s, Bernhard Brink worked with several smaller record companies and unfortunately, his popularity went down. Even though he was still releasing songs, he was hardly noticed. German pop singer Matthias Reim composed and produced songs for Bernhard Brink between 1989 and 1991.
For six different times, Bernhard Brink could not go through the preliminary stage of the Eurovision Song Contest and it was in 1979, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1992 and 2002.
He partnered Gilda in 1988 as well as Ireen Sheer in 2002 for duets. Later in the 1990s, Bernhard Brink worked as a radio and television presenter.
He placed second behind Nicole at the First German Song Festival with the song Geh (eh I totally lose my head).
Bernhard Brink became the presenter of program Sunday pleasure at the radio station Antenne Brandenburgand on September 2, 2007, after taking over from Ekki Göpelt.
Bernhard Brink featured in the film Horst Schlämmer – Isch candidates! in 2009 and later in 2014, he took part in the seventh season of the RTL show Let’s Dance together with Sarah Latton.
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Bernhard Brink met Ute Brink in 1981 but they only got married in 1987. They live in Berlin.
As of now, it cannot be established if Bernhard Brink and Ute Brink have children or not.
Bernhard Brink is the ambassador for the José Carreras Leukemia Foundation. He took part n the big ProSieben dodgeball championship in April 2016.
He played the role of contemporary witness in the docudrama Rex Gildo – The Last Dance (2022) by Rosa von Praunheim.
He stands at 5 feet 11 inches. As of 2023, the current net worth of Bernhard Brink is $1.5 Million.