Freddy Quinn

Freddy Quinn
The Manhattans [DE]
Real name
Franz Eugen Helmuth Manfred Nidl
September 27, 1931
Singer, mainly performing schlager, shanties etc. and also active as an actor. Especially in the 1960s he was very popular in the German-speaking countries and in The Netherlands.


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Title Performer Release date Covered by
February 1957 (4 artists)
January 1959 (16 artists)
1961 (3 artists)
February 1962 (3 artists)
October 1964 (3 artists)
November 1965 (3 artists)
October 1966 Die Roten Rosen
April 1967 (3 artists)
Istanbul ist weit Freddy Quinn 1980 Unverified
(3 artists)
(15 artists)

Covers by Freddy Quinn

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1956 Mindy Carson with Ray Conniff's Orchestra & The Columbians
Covered by (11 artists)
1956 Merle Travis
Covered by (3 artists)
1958 Danny and The Juniors
1958 Ricky Nelson
1959 Sebastián Yradier
June 1961 Sebastián Yradier, Hans Albers und Waldo Favre-Chor - F.F.B-Orchester, Berlin. Dir.: Werner Eisbrenner
1961 (unknown), (unknown)
1961 Bernhard Jakschtat
1961 Richard Germer mit Chor - Alfred Hause mit seinem Tanz-Streichorchester
1961 (unknown), (unknown)
1961 John Goss and the Cathedral Male Voice Quartet
1961 Bernhard Jakschtat
Covered by (9 artists)
February 1962 Quartet of Hawaiian Girls from Kawaihao Seminary
Covered by Andreas Werner und die Amigos - Werner Thomson und sein Orchester
November 1962 Freddy
November 1962 Freddy
December 1962 (unknown)
1963 (unknown)
1963 (unknown), (unknown), W.D. McFarland, Caroline Miolan-Carvalho
1963 (unknown)
1963 (unknown)
1963 (unknown), (unknown)
1963 (unknown)
1963 Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber
1963 (unknown)
1963 (unknown)
October 1964 Sons of the Pioneers
Covered by Chor und Orchester Thomas Berger
October 1964 Lonny Kellner
1965 Fiddlin' John Carson, The Journeymen
Covered by Werner Schmah und Die Amigos
1965 Trío González
1965 (unknown)
1965 (unknown), (unknown)
1965 (unknown)
1965 (unknown), Richard Tauber, tenor - Mischa Spoliansky, piano, (unknown)
1965 Bert Kaempfert and His Orchestra
Covered by (71 artists)
1965 (unknown)
1965 (unknown)
March 1966 SSgt Barry Sadler - U.S. Army Special Forces
Covered by (6 artists)
1967 Angèle Durand
1967 Peter Kreuder mit seinem großen Tanzorchester - Refraingesang: Kurt Mühlhardt
1967 Manfred Heidmann
1967 Rosl Seegers mit Orchester - Leitung: Kapellmstr. Otto Dobrindt
1967 Erna Lenser
1967 Mary Ellis and Dennis King
1967 Richard Tauber
1969 (unknown)
1969 Heinz Rühmann, Hans Brausewetter und Josef Sieber
1969 (unknown)
1969 Richard Germer mit Chor - Alfred Hause mit seinem Tanz-Streichorchester
1969 Lolita - Das Orchester Werner Scharfenberger
1969 (unknown), (unknown)
1970 Darby and Tarlton
1970 (unknown)
1970 (unknown)
1970 Billy Brown
1970 Tex Ritter
1970 (unknown), Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
1970 Ernest Tubb
1970 Billy Cotton and His Band, Kurt Hohenberger und Seine Solisten
1970 (unknown), Bascom Lamar Lunsford, Lulu Belle and Scotty
1970 Jules Bledsoe
1970 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Paul O'Montis mit flüsterndem Orchester
1970 Stuart Hamblen
1970 Pete Seeger, Marlene Dietrich
1970 Maurice Jarre, Ray Conniff and The Singers
1970 (unknown), (unknown)
1970 Red Foley and The Cumberland Valley Boys
1970 Sons of the Pioneers
1970 Harry Belafonte with Bob Corman Orch., Ralf Bendix - Bernd Hansen Sänger - A. Luczkowski und sein Orchester
1970 The Pine Ridge Boys
1970 Shep Grant
1970 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
1971 (unknown)
1971 Sergio Endrigo
1971 Bill Nash
1971 Hans Albers
1971 Peter Kreuder mit seinem großen Tanzorchester - Refraingesang: Kurt Mühlhardt
1971 Hans Albers
1971 Hans Albers
1971 (unknown)
1971 Sebastián Yradier, Hans Albers und Waldo Favre-Chor - F.F.B-Orchester, Berlin. Dir.: Werner Eisbrenner
1971 Francis Lai & His Orchestra, Andy Williams [US]
1972 Carol Channing and David Hartman
1972 Alfred Drake
1972 Abbie Mitchell
1972 Bing Crosby - Grace Kelly
1972 Patricia Morison, Alfred Drake
1973 Renato Rascel e coro, Lys Assia, d. Sunshine-Quartett u.d. Toledos - Béla Sanders und sein Orchester
1973 Luis Aguile
1973 В. К. Трошин
Covered by Helena Goldt
1973 Claramae Turner
1973 Fred Bertelmann und das Hansen-Quartett
1973 (unknown), (unknown)
1973 Danny Kaye, Joseph Walsh, Sailors and Chorus, Die Dolly-Singers, Fritz Schulz-Reichel und das Bristol Bar-Sextett
1973 (unknown), (unknown)
1976 Johnny Darrell
1976 Hank Snow and His Rainbow Ranch Boys
1976 Tex Ritter and His Texans
1976 Elsie Clark
1976 George Baker Selection
1976 Hank Snow (The Singing Ranger) and His Rainbow Ranch Boys
1976 Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys, Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys
1976 Tex Williams and His Western Caravan
1976 Ray Stevens
1976 Bill Carlisle
1976 Moon Mullican
1978 Geo. Campbell, Elvis Presley, (unknown)
Bouquet of Roses Freddy Quinn 1986 Unverified
1987 George Reneau
1987 Kris Kristofferson
1987 Don Gibson
1987 George Reneau
1987 Don Williams
1987 John Denver
1987 Grayson and Whitter
Oh, nur mit dir Freddy Quinn 1989 Unverified

Web Covers by Freddy Quinn

Title Performer Upload date Originally by
Muss i denn zum Städtele hinaus Freddy Quinn February 19, 2017 Pusinelli & Hackert

Songs written by Freddy Quinn

Adapted songs



Title Performer Release date Label
Auf hoher See Freddy 1961 Polydor
Heimweh nach St. Pauli Freddy December 1962 Polydor
Weihnachten auf hoher See Freddy 1963 Polydor
Das ist Freddy Freddy Quinn October 1964 Atlas Record [DE]
Die Stimme der Heimat Freddy 1965 Polydor
Ein Abend mit Freddy Freddy Quinn 1965 Polydor
Das Lied der Heimat Freddy 1967 Polydor
Freddy Wunschkonzert Freddy Quinn 1967 Polydor
Auf hoher See, Folge 2 Freddy Quinn 1969 Polydor
Der Junge von St. Pauli Freddy Quinn 1970 Polydor
Tennessee Saturday Night Freddy Quinn 1970 Polydor
Wo meine Sonne scheint Freddy Quinn 1970 Polydor
Erinnerungen an Hans Albers Freddy 1971 Polydor
Heute Freddy 1971 Polydor
Vorhang Auf ! Freddy Quinn 1972 Polydor
Überall ist es schön Freddy 1973 Polydor
It's Country Time Freddy Quinn 1976 Polydor
An Meine Freunde Freddy Quinn 1978 Polydor
It's Country Time - Welterfolge und neue Songs Freddy Quinn 1987 Esperanza



Title Performer Release date Label
Sie hieß Mary-Ann Freddy 1956 Polydor
Wer das vergißt Freddy February 1957 Polydor
At the Hop The Manhattans [DE] 1958 Polydor
Die Gitarre und das Meer Freddy January 1959 Polydor
La paloma Freddy June 1961 Polydor
Alo Ahe Freddy February 1962 Polydor
Junge, komm bald wieder Freddy November 1962 Polydor
Vergangen, vergessen, vorüber Freddy October 1964 Polydor
Abschied vom Meer Freddy November 1965 Polydor
5000 Meilen von zu Haus' Freddy 1965 Polydor
Spanish Eyes Freddy Quinn 1965 4 Corners of the World
Hundert Mann und ein Befehl Freddy March 1966 Polydor
Eine Handvoll Reis Freddy October 1966 Polydor
Morgen beginnt die Welt Freddy - Orchester Robert Opratko April 1967 Polydor
Die Barke Einsamkeit (Adios muchachos adios) Freddy 1971 Polydor
Morning Sky Freddy 1976 Polydor

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