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Latest Sash! news
27/01/2016 : Discover the official videoclip for Sash! new version of Ecuador vs Olly James.
02/01/2016 : Sash! collaborated with Olly James on a new version of his hit Ecuador, to be released on January 25th.
06/08/2015 : Sash! now has his free iOS smartphone application.
28/11/2014 : Sash! teamed with former Scooter member Jay Frog on single Easy Find. Out soon under Tokapi recordings... (Thanks to Krasi)
13/06/2014 : For Soccer World Cup 2014, Sash! published a video for the Samba Extended Remix of his hit Ecuador.
30/04/2014 : Swiss producers Jack Holiday & Dany Lorence team up with Sash! to release a 2014 version of Encore une fois (thanks to Guillaume).
15/02/2014 : Discover the videoclip of Sash!'s new single Can't Change you featuring Plexiphones.
|It's My Life||30th Jun 1997|
|Life Goes On||17th Aug 1998|
|Life Goes On 2 CDs||3rd Dec 1998|
|Trilenium||3rd Apr 2000|
|Best Of - Encore Une Fois 2 CDs||13th Nov 2000|
|S4!||29th Oct 2002|
|Encore une Fois Greatest Hits 2 CDs||19th May 2007|
|The Best Of Sash! 2 CDs||20th Oct 2008|
|Life Is A Beach||31st Aug 2012|
|Life Changes||8th Nov 2013|
Sash! DVDs et VHS
|It's My Life||May 1996||LISTEN|
|Encore Une Fois (feat. Sabine Ohmes)||10th Feb 1997|
|Ecuador (feat. Rodriguez)||22nd Apr 1997||LISTEN|
|Stay (feat. La Trec)||3rd Sep 1997|
|La Primavera||12th Feb 1998||LISTEN|
|Mysterious Times (feat. Tina Cousins)||23rd Jun 1998||LISTEN|
|Move Mania (feat. Shannon)||21st Oct 1998||LISTEN|
|Colour The World (feat. Dr Alban)||Jan 1999||LISTEN|
|Adelante||21st Oct 1999||LISTEN|
|Just Around The Hill (feat. Tina Cousins)||3rd Apr 2000||LISTEN|
|Trilenium||24th Apr 2000||LISTEN|
|With My Own Eyes (feat. Inka)||28th Aug 2000||LISTEN|
|Ganbareh||1st Jul 2002||LISTEN|
|Run (feat Boy George)||4th Sep 2002||LISTEN|
|I Believe||10th Mar 2003||LISTEN|
|Ecuador 2005 Compilation only||2005|
|Ecuador 2007 Reloaded||2007|
|Raindrops (Encore Une Fois Pt. II) (feat. Stunt)||2008|
|Mysterious Times 2009||4th Sep 2009|
|All Is Love||2010|
|Hello South Africa (vs Dr Alban)||2010|
|Mirror Mirror||5th Aug 2011||LISTEN|
|What Is Life||2nd Nov 2012||LISTEN|
|The Secret||29th Mar 2013||LISTEN|
|Summer's Gone||18th Oct 2013||LISTEN|
|Can't Change You (feat. Plexiphones)||7th Mar 2014||LISTEN|
|Ecuador 2016 (vs Olly James)||25th Jan 2016||LISTEN|
Featurings and collaborations
|Hand In Hand For Children - Children Of The World||23rd Nov 1998|
|Jack Holiday - Encore Une Fois 2014||11th Apr 2014|
|Jay Frog - Easy Find||5th Jun 2015|
The first single released was It's My Life. But the success started with the second record Encore Une Fois (meaning "Once Again", featuring Sabine Ohmes' voice) which is a powerful dance hit, and raced through the club charts in Italy, Germany, Holland and the Scandinavian countries. The third release was Ecuador which proved to be as strong as it's forerunner and was a n°1 hit in the Scandinavian Dance Chart and also made it to the Top 5 in the sales charts in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. It was also on the Top 10 Music & Media European single charts. In the Summer of 1997 the album It's My Life was released and it's also doing well. The fourth release was Stay!, a powerful dance track in the same style as the previous two hits.
Sash! released a single in March 1998 called La Primavera, the first one from their second album Life Goes On. In July they released a song entitled Mysterious Time and it featured Tina Cousins on vocals. Again a very typical Sash! song with strong synths and great vocals. On August 17 the long awaited album Life Goes On was released. It contained 11 new songs including the hits La Primavera and Mysterious Times and one Hit Mix by Oliver Momm. In late 1998 the single Move Mania featuring Shannon was released (Shannon scored many hits during the 80s, among them Let The Music Play which was covered by many eurodance projects such as Strictly MOR, Reggy O and BBG), followed in January 1999 by Colour The World which featured no other than Dr Alban on vocals.
Apart from their own career they keep on collaborating with other groups. For example Basic Connection featuring Sash! whose song Angel (Don't Cry) did very well in some countries' charts...
Announcing a new album, a new single entitled Adelante! was relesed, followed by Just Around The Hill once again featuring Tina Cousins' voice.
The next one was With My Own Eyes, featuring the finnish singer Inka, to be released on August 28th. The video was shot outside Helsinki on June 11th. The single also included the song Rock The Block. In Spain and in Denmark Together Again was released instead. The fourth single was planned to be Together Again, set to be released in November. Actually it was nenver really released, it was just broadcasted on Spain and Denmark's radios. The next album was a greatest hits album, entitled Best of Sash! released the 13th of November.
As for Sabine Ohmes, she released soon Le Soleil Noir (meaning "The black sun", featured on the latest Sash! album) with her soloproject Encore. Meanwhile, Sash! made a remix of Dani's The Meaning of Love. There were 2 remixes on the Maxi version. It was the first Sash! remix for the year 2000.
February 2001 : Sash! still exists ! Thomas Lüdke gave a few infos about the next album and single. The new single would not be called Don't Stop as first stated. At that time it had not been decided wether it would be released in August 2001 or later. No name had been given for the new album, planned for October 2001 (or maybe later for the spring of 2002). There would probably be no voices of artist which have been on the last albums. This time Sash! also wants to enter the sale charts in America
March 2001 : the Sash! team had finished so far 8 tracks with four tracks with vocals, two tracks with famous artists and two with unknown artists. The other 4 tracks are instrumental tracks.
April 2001 : Sasha Lappesen got married with the Spanish artist Mabel. In August one could read the news that Sash! released a remix of the old song Stand By Me, a mainly instrumental track. Actually this track was released by DJ Shah.
2002 : Sash was at last back for good with a single entitled Ganbareh. He released his next single called Run featuring Boy George on September 26th and the remix edition was released on October 10th.
2003 : Sash released a new single from his current album : I Believe, in March. It featured T.J. Davis and went during its first week to #67 of the Top 100 Single Sales Chart List in Germany.
2005 : Sash produced a new project called Latinovela, featuring 3 girls. They released their new single Abeja Maya on 20th of June. A 2005 remix of Ecuador (done with DJ Lhasa) was released, apparently only on compilation. Sash keeps on touring in many countries of Eastern and Northern Europe.
2007 : the long-awaited album is ready. Entitled 10th Anniversary, it included a bonus DVD.
2008 : Jens O did a cover of Move Mania
2009 : Sash! will feature eurotrance diva Jessy on his new single All Is Love. The long-awaited single will be out at the beginning of 2010. Lazy Monkeys released a cover of Colour The World.
2010 : Sash! left his current record company and was currently searching for a new label. His album Life is a beach was postponed to 2011.
2011 : In February, Sash!'s hit Stay was covered by Den J Rose. In April, Sash!'s hit Ecuador was featured on the soundtarck of a movie currently being shot in Scandinavia... Sash! new single is entitled Mirror Mirror and featured vocals by singer Jean Pearl. Video and single were planned for July
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Thanks to The General, Anders Bøgh, DTM nolimits, Madenn, Denis "DJ Hooligan" Zhabkine, DJ Stakan and Romain for the latest infos
The biography was last updated Sat, January 31st 2015
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