This browser doesn't support Spotify Web Player. Switch browsers or download Spotify for your desktop.

Baschi

48,803 Monthly Listeners

Exclusive Spotify Playlists

Listen to Baschi and other great artists on exclusive Spotify playlists.

About this Artist

Swiss pop singer Baschi catapulted to fame in his homeland via the TV show MusicStar, on which he starred in 2003-2004.

Born Sebastian Bürgin on September 6, 1986, in Gelterkinden, Basel-Landschaft, he didn't win the MusicStar program, ultimately placing sixth, yet he garnered enough publicity to launch a solo career. Universal released his debut single, "Diis Lied," in 2004, a few months after the completion of the TV show, and while the song wasn't a remarkable hit -- domestically charting for only three weeks and peaking at 29 -- it set the stage for "Gib Mer ä Chance." This follow-up single was a smash hit, charting for 24 weeks and climbing all the way to number two. As "Gib Mer ä Chance" was climbing the singles chart, Universal released Baschi (2004); the debut album proved successful, charting number one. Baschi's second album, Irgendwie Held (2005), followed a year later, spawning a pair of major hits: the Top Ten "Irgendwie Wunderbar" and the chart-topping "Bring en Hei." Baschi's third album, Fürs Volk (2007), followed a similar trajectory, spawning a couple hits ("Wenn das Gott Wüsst," "Fürs Volk") and charting well itself (at number one, in fact). ~ Jason Birchmeier, Rovi

Where people listen

  • 1.
    Zurich, CH
    16,580 Listeners
  • 2.
    Bern, CH
    1,744 Listeners
  • 3.
    Lucerne, CH
    1,125 Listeners
  • 4.
    Basel, CH
    1,080 Listeners
  • 5.
    St. Gallen, CH
    788 Listeners
  • 6.
    Winterthur, CH
    777 Listeners

Singles