Modern talking and C.C.Catch — страница 2

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discovered in the mid-1980s by the German songwriter and member of the top German group Modern Talking, Dieter Bohlen. He was particularly interested in her singing talents and invited her on the same day to his studio for an audition. Shortly afterwards she signed a contract with him, which was to launch her solo career, with her new solo record contract it was important that she had a strong artist name. she therefore decided on the name C.C. Catch , the two cc standing for the first initials of her two first names and catch was a good idea and looked great with the initials. So finally C.C. Catch was born! In the summer of 1985, on C.C. Catch's birthday, the song – I Can lose my heart tonight- was released as her debut single. The single became a big hit in Europe. Dieter

Bohlen and C.C. worked together until 1989 during which time top twenty singles and 5 chart. C .C. wanted to have more personal input in the songs, but Dieter would not allow this, so she decided in 1989 not to renew her contract with him and BMG, her record label, and left Germany to live in England. On a New Years Eve television show in Spain, C.C. met Simon Napier Bell (ex- manager of Wham George Michael). Simon was very interested in working her and shortly thereafter became her manager. A new contract was signed with the label Polygram (Metronome). A new album –Hear