Peter Schilling (born Pierre Michael Schilling on January 28, 1956, Stuttgart, Germany) is a German synthpop musician whose songs often feature science-fiction themes (aliens, astronauts, nuclear holocausts, etc.).
His biggest hit Major Tom (Völlig Losgelöst) was released in German in 1982. The song is a a retelling of David Bowie's classic 1969 song "Space Oddity".
The English version of Major Tom became an international hit in 1983 when Peter released the album Error in the System.
|1||Play on youtube||Major Tom||56,673 listeners|
|2||Play on youtube||Major Tom (Völlig losgelöst)||37,189 listeners|
|3||Play on youtube||Major Tom (Coming Home)||31,587 listeners|
|4||Play on youtube||Terra Titanic||12,099 listeners|
|5||Play on youtube||The Different Story||2,869 listeners|
|6||Play on youtube||Die Wüste Lebt||2,759 listeners|
|7||Major Tom (voellig losgeloest)||2,603 listeners|
|8||Play on youtube||Fehler Im System||1,932 listeners|
|9||Major Tom - Völlig losgelöst||1,882 listeners|
|10||Play on youtube||The Different Story (World of Lust and Crime)||1,640 listeners|