profile : FELIX JAEHN




Felix Jaehn (Germanized as Felix Jähn), born 28 August 1994) is a German music producer and DJ specialising in tropical house.

Jaehn was born in Hamburg and raised in Schönberg, near Wismar in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

He took violin lessons at age of 5 and began his DJ career at 16.

Jaehn lived in London for a year, where he attended a Point Blank Music College at the age of 17.

Afterwards he briefly studied Business Administration at Humboldt-University in Berlin.

In August 2013 he released his debut single “Sommer am Meer”.

He came to prominence in 2015 through his remix of Jamaican artist OMI‘s song “Cheerleader“.

The single was an international hit for him topping the charts in Germany, Austria, Belgium (Flanders and Wallonia), Canada, Denmark, France, …

… Ireland, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States.

It was also a very popular wedding dance  song in the United States.

In November 2014 he released the single “Shine”.

 

In March 2015 he released the single “Dance with Me”.

  

In April 2015, he released a remix of Rufus and Chaka Khan classic “Ain’t Nobody” retitled “Ain’t Nobody (Loves Me Better)” …

    

… featuring the vocals of Jasmine Thompson (based on an earlier charting version of the song by Thompson).

He is now signed to Universal Music.

In July 2015 he released the single “Eagle Eyes”.

In 2015, Jaehn launched Eff, a music duo project made up of German singer Mark Forster (real name Mark Cwiertnia, born 11 January 1984) …

… as vocalist and Jaehn as DJ and producer.

 

The two met in an event in Vienna in 2015.

Eff is a reference to Felix and Forster.

Their debut single as Eff was “Stimme” that has topped the German Singles Chart for three consecutive weeks, also charting in Austria and Switzerland.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Discography


Extended plays

List of extended plays
Title Album details
Felix Jaehn
  • Released: 15 January 2016
  • Label: L’Agentur
  • Formats: Digital download

Singles

As lead artist
Title Year Peak positions Certifications Album
GER
AUS
AUT
BEL
(FL)

BEL
(WA)

DEN
FRA
NLD
SWE
SWI
Ain’t Nobody (Loves Me Better)
(featuring Jasmine Thompson)
2015 1 6 1 6 7 2 2 2 7 5 Felix Jaehn

“Eagle Eyes”
(featuring Lost Frequencies and Linying)
68 Non-album single

“Book of Love”
(featuring Polina Goudieva)
7 15 62 57 100 78 61 Felix Jaehn

“Can’t Go Home”
(with Steve Aoki featuring Adam Lambert)
2016

  

“Jeder für jeden”
(with Herbert Grönemeyer)
27

“Cut the Cord”
(vs. Hitimpulse)

“Bonfire”
(featuring Alma)
3 9
120
100 62 41
“—” denotes a single that did not chart or was not released in that territory.


Remixes

Title Original artist(s) Year Peak positions Certifications Album
GER
AUS
AUT
BEL
(FL)

BEL
(WA)

DEN
FRA
NLD
SWE
SWI
Another Day in Paradise
(Felix Jaehn and Alex Schulz Remix)
Phil Collins 2013

 

“Berlin”
(LCAW and Felix Jaehn Remix)
RY X

“One Last Time”
(Felix Jaehn featuring Chris Meid Remix)
Jaymes Young 2014

Cheerleader
(Felix Jaehn Remix)
Omi 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Me 4 U

The Nights
(Felix Jaehn Remix)
Avicii 2015 The Days / Nights EP

Photograph
(Felix Jaehn Remix)
Ed Sheeran 4 Photograph – The Remixes
“—” denotes a song that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Discography: Eff


Title Year Peak positions Certifications Album
GER AUT SWI
“Stimme” 2015 1 10 26 Non-album songs











  




















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