Alexander Klaws

Alexander Klaws ( born September 3, 1983 in Ahlen ) is a German pop singer, musical performer, actor and presenter.


Klaws grew up in Sendenhorst and sang in his youth in the big band of Immanuel-Kant -Gymnasium in Münster. He made his television debut as a ten year old in the Mini Playback Show, where he performed with Haddaways What Is Love. In 2003 he was winner of the first season of Germany sucht den Superstar, he sat down in the final against Juliette Schopp man by. Then he received a recording contract from Sony BMG.

With his debut single Take Me Tonight, which sold over a million times, and also with Free Like the Wind, which also reached platinum status, Klaws made ​​it to number one in the German charts. Both songs were composed by Dieter Bohlen. Klaws ' first album was called Take Your Chance, the second was titled Here I Am. Both albums made ​​it to the top of the sales charts.

Published in 2003, Klaws his autobiography under the title It's me - Alexander. The end of 2003 he took part in the show World Idol in which a total of eleven international winners of the Pop Idol format competed against each other. Initially touted as one of the favorites, Klaws occupied with the song Maniac ( Michael Sembello known from the movie Flashdance in 1983 ) the penultimate place.

In early 2005 Klaws sang with the musical singer Sabrina Weckerlin the song All ( I Ever Want), the English language version of the title song from the musical The Three Musketeers. Both have Joop van den Ende Academy met at Hamburg, where Klaws trained as a musical performer and was trained in singing, dancing and acting.

Beginning of March 2006 published Klaws his third album Attention! That is not as good as its predecessor sold. After three years of the management contract between 19 Entertainment ( American Idol ) and Alexander Klaws ran out. Another co- leaning Klaws for personal reasons from to sought its own management and has been with Cruiser Entertainment GmbH in Hamburg.

From 10 December 2006 to 31 March 2008 Alexander Klaws played under the direction of Roman Polanski in the musical Tanz der Vampire in Berlin, the role of Alfred, one of the four main roles. Klaws ' first German-speaking and overall fourth album What more do you want? appeared on April 4, 2008. single world was introduced on 15 February 2008 and was released simultaneously with the album.

His first television role was Alexander Klaws August 2008 to May 2010 when Lars Hauschke in the Sat.1 telenovela Anna und die Liebe.

From May 2010 to June 2013 Alexander Klaws was seen in the lead role of Tarzan of the eponymous musical at the Theatre Neue Flora in Hamburg. During the rehearsals, he met his current girlfriend Nadja Scheiwiller know.

On September 23, 2011, he released his fifth and at the same second German -language album for all times.

Alexander Klaws was one of the eight soloists; have toured with the Best of Musical Gala 2012 in February and March 2012 by 12 German cities, here he was seen in different roles. In addition to his role as Tarzan he continues as a solo artist on the go and stepped from December 2012 to February 2013 with his solo program you heard my heart in many German cities, all concerts were sold out.

On April 6, 2013, was the tenth anniversary back on the American Idol stage and introduced his new single Heaven and Hell before. In April 2013 he accompanied Leona Lewis, the British X-Factor winner, on their Germany tour and played the opening act in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg and Munich.

From June 2013 to August 2013 plays Alexander Klaws the lead role of "Ranger" in the musical Dance of the Vampires on the outdoor stage Tecklenburg. The musical is based on the eponymous film by Michael Bully Herbig. Meanwhile, the open-air Tecklenburg have indicated that Klaws will play again in 2014 in Tecklenburg. He will be seen in the role of " Joseph ", the lead role in the musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

He is currently with three other musical stars and the show program Hollywood Nights, a musical tribute to the world of film, on tour. Since March 2014 Alexander Klaws takes part in the 7th season of Let's Dance ( RTL).


Dance of the Vampires - Musical - first cast Alfred - Theatre of the West in Berlin

December 2006 to March 2008

Anna und die Liebe - telenovela - SAT 1 - in 426 episodes in the role of Lars Hauschke

August 2008 to May 2010

Tarzan - Musical - first cast Tarzan - Theater Neue Flora in Hamburg

May 2010-June 2013

Der Schuh des Manitu - Musical - starring role as Ranger - outdoor stage Tecklenburg

June 2013 to August 2013

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Musical - starring role as Joseph - outdoor stage Tecklenburg

June 2014 to August 2014

Social Commitment

Alexander Klaws is project sponsor " The Hamburger Weg " which opens every hamburger child or young person the opportunity by providing financial support to sports club in the initiative. In order for the social integration should be supported. Klaws works in various workshops with the young people.

Appearances at Germany sucht den Superstar


Studio albums


  • Echo 2004: Single of the Year / We Have a Dream ( American Idol finalist )
  • 2004: Nominated - Newcomer of the Year (national),
  • 2004: Nominated - National Artist Rock / Pop,
  • 2004: Nominated - rock and pop single of the year national
  • Comet 2003: National Newcomer
  • Bravo Otto 2003: Singer in Bronze
  • 2004: Singer in Silver