As one of the most successful bands of the 70s and 80s, BONEY M has sold over 10 million records worldwide in its almost 150-year existence, including more than 50 million singles. What started in spring 1976 in Germany with the first hit single “Daddy Cool”
began, continued with great success well into the 80s.
Founding member Marcia Barrett, born in Jamaica, moved from England to Germany in the late 60s, where she initially performed as a dancer in a disco in Hamburg. Over the years, the band has received 50 platinum, 42 gold and 50 silver records, has been awarded the Golden Europe twice in Germany (1977 and 1981) and the
Golden Tuning Fork (1983) and RSH Gold (1990)
excellent. Their greatest hits: "Rivers Of Babylon", "Daddy Cool", "El Lute", "Ma Baker", "Sunny", ""Rasputin" and many more.