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Klaus Nomi (1944–1983)

Klaus moved to New York City in the mid-70s where he worked as a pastry chef and a night club singer. A performance of his was attended by 'David Bowie' who hired Nomi as backup for his Saturday Night Live (1975) performance. See full bio »

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 2014 The New Girlfriend (performer: "Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix" (aria from "Samson and Delilah" opera by nm0006269))
 2013/I Test (performer: "The Cold Song")
 2011 Romeos (performer: "Valentine's Day")
 2009 House of Boys (performer: "The Cold Song")
 2009 Burning Palace (Short) (performer: "The Cold Song" - uncredited)
 2005 Akoibon (performer: "The Cold Song")
 2005 Erik(A) - Der Mann, der Weltmeisterin wurde (Documentary) (performer: "Simple Man")
 2004 The Nomi Song (Documentary) (lyrics: "Keys of Life") / (music: "Keys of Life") / (performer: "The Nomi Song", "Total Eclipse", "Simple Man", "Ich bin von Kopf bis Fuss auf Liebe eingestellt/Falling in Love Again", "After the Fall", "Lightning Strikes", "That's Our Secret", "Za Bak Daz", "Keys of Life")
 2002 Biggie and Tupac (Documentary) (performer: "Total Eclipse")
 1983 À nos amours ("The Cold Song")
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (performer: "Total Eclipse")
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The future is now. People are always waiting for the future to come. I think we start right now, at this moment. This is where the future is. The future has begun. (TV interview, 1981)


His ashes were scattered by airplane over New York City. See more »


Wore white facial make-up with black highlights when performing on stage

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