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Name: Peter Schilling  
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Date of Birth: 25th August 1953
Place of Birth: Bern, Switzerland
Profession: Composer
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Peter Schilling (born January 28, 1956, Stuttgart, Germany) is a German musician. In 1983, he recorded an album, Error in the System, which generated his only international hit single, "Major Tom (Coming Home)", a retelling of David Bowie's classic 1969 song "Space Oddity". Although the song was originally recorded in German, the international hit version was sung in English.


  • Fehler im System, 1982
  • Major Tom (Völlig losgelöst), 1982
  • Error In The System, 1983
  • 120 Grad, 1984
  • Things To Come, 1985
  • The Different Story (World Of Lust And Crime), 1989

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