Singer Alex Diehl is one of ten candidates vying to represent Germany at the Eurovision Song Contest. He's landed an Internet hit with a hymn for song in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Alex Diehl reacted to the shock over the Paris terrorist attacks with "Nur ein Lied". It went viral, reaching 7.5 million people on Facebook. On his new album the Bavarian songwriter again shows his personal side.
German singer Alex Diehl became an overnight sensation when his song posted after the Paris terror attacks got 7.5 million views online. Now he’s hoping to gain a spot at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Watching a football match, a German singer-songwriter heard explosions. Alex Diehl wrote a song, shared it on Facebook - and reached millions with it. "Nur ein Lied" (Just a Song) now has English subtitles.
Whether it's American band OK Go, German singer-songwriter Alex Diehl or icon Adele, they all have one thing in common: Their videos have generated millions of views across the internet. What are their secrets?
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