The German rock pioneer just turned 70 and he’s as popular as ever. With his current platinum album "Stärker als die Zeit“, he's now playing in stadiums across Germany. PopXport visited Udo during rehearsals.
Lindenberg is a cult figure in Germany, and the living legend has a bronze effigy in his hometown. Cracked, temporarily replaced and now stolen, "Gronau's statue of liberty" has faced many challenges within three years.
Fewer categories, more power to the jury, a different broadcaster, no live transmission and no Helene Fischer. By divorcing itself from tradition, is Germany's most important music prize undergoing a renewal?
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