Mario Lang ( born December 22, 1988 in Bruck an der Mur, Styria ) is an Austrian rock singer. He became famous for his participation in the third season of the talent show Star Mania, which aired between October 2006 and January 2007 in the television program of the ORF.
Mario Lang grew up in Sankt Lorenzen im Muerztal in Styria and attended to his participation in Star Mania in Kapfenberg school. Alongside he also completed a two-year voice training ( pop musical ). In the summer of 2006 he went to the casting for the third season of Star Mania. After every three casting and qualifying rounds, he reached the final of the top twelve. He was considered a big favorite and in the Austrian media rumors, the organizers want long can win the competition. These rumors broke up until he retired on 19 January 2007 in the last show before the grand finale in fourth place.
Then took the Austrian music producer Alexander Kahr, who had, for example, also manages Christina Stürmer (Star Mania - runner-up from 2003 ), Mario under contract. Together they produced his debut single Thy way, which appeared in late February 2007.
In June 2007, he played a guest role in the Austrian daily soap Located in the 8s.
In the summer of 2007 he went on tour. In November 2007, his single was released, "Please give me your hand ," which made it to number 36 of the Austrian charts.
In spring 2008, Long took part in the training camp of the Austrian docu-soap " The Match" part and donated the accompanying theme song " Bring him home ", a cover version of Bring en hei of the Swiss Bashi. On April 18, Lang played the song with Bashi on the Amadeus Awards.
He brought out in August 2008, the worldwide hit single, short time later, the album was released worldwide hits.
The end of 2008 announced Mario Lang, no longer wanting to appear as a solo artist. His last single will be called "Moonlight ". Future long will come as a band musician in appearance. 2014 he took part with his band Horst on the TV show heart of Austria.
- 2007: Your road
- 2007: You are much
- 2007: Please give me your hand
- 2008: Bring him home
- 2008: Shoot the Germans out! (Download only)
- 2008: Welthit
- 2008: So Far
- 2008: Moonlight
- 2007: My Way
- 2008: World Hits