Thomas Helmig

Profile:
Danish singer, composer, producer and popstar from his mid 80's debut into the early 00's. Born in Aarhus, Denmark, October 15, 1964.
In highschool bands Kaksi Kuggas Band (1981) and leadsinger in Elevatordrengene (1983). First time on record on the 1985 charity single "Afrika" released on Genlyd that soon after released his first solo album "Thomas Helmig". His next albums was released as by Thomas Helmig Brothers, a band that included members from Elevatordrengene. Throughout the 80's and 90's Helmig had several hits and was stadium league as a live act. In the 80's he sang almost exclusively in danish but changed for english in the 90's. He also wrote hit songs for such major Danish acts as Sanne Salomonsen and Hanne Boel as well as produced for Malurt a.o. By the late 90's his pop chart appearence became rare just as his release frequency dropped.
In 1990 he became part-owner of the Genlyd label which by 1992 was sold to BMG Ariola A/S.
Helmig has been married twice. In 1986 he married singer Søs Fenger, whom he also recorded duets with, "Når sneen falder" and the AIDS-awarenes single "Den jeg elsker elsker jeg". They divorced in 1989. His second marriage is to psychologist, writer, ex-topmodel René Toft-Simonsen, former girlfriend of Duran Duran's John Taylor and cover model of Roxy Music's The Atlantic Years 1973 - 1980
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Albums

GENLP 146 Thomas Helmig - Thomas album art Thomas Helmig Thomas (Album) Genlyd GENLP 146 Denmark 1985 Sell This Version
GENCD 167 Thomas Helmig - Vejen Væk album art Thomas Helmig Vejen Væk (Album) Genlyd GENCD 167 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
DOC 5050 Thomas Helmig - Keep Your Hands Wide Open album art Horace Parlan, Søren S. Eriksen* Guest Thomas Helmig Horace Parlan, Søren S. Eriksen* Guest Thomas Helmig - Keep Your Hands Wide Open(LP) Olufsen Records DOC 5050 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
GENMC 175 Thomas Helmig - Løvens Hjerte album art Thomas Helmig Løvens Hjerte (Album) Genlyd GENMC 175 Denmark 1990 Sell This Version
GENCD 194, 74321113482 Thomas Helmig - Rhythm album art Thomas Helmig Rhythm (Album) Genlyd GENCD 194, 74321113482 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
GENCD 200, 74321158262, 74321 15826 2 Thomas Helmig - Say When album art Thomas Helmig Say When (Album) Genlyd, BMG Ariola A/S GENCD 200, 74321158262, 74321 15826 2 Denmark 1993 Sell This Version
GENCD 211, 74321227072 Thomas Helmig - Stupid Man album art Thomas Helmig Stupid Man (Album) Genlyd, BMG GENCD 211, 74321227072 Denmark 1994 Sell This Version
74321424812 Thomas Helmig - Groovy Day album art Thomas Helmig Groovy Day (Album) BMG Denmark, RCA 74321424812 Denmark 1996 Sell This Version
74321697522 Thomas Helmig - Dream album art Thomas Helmig Dream (Album) BMG Denmark, RCA 74321697522 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
74321 84740 2 Thomas Helmig - IsityouIsitme album art Thomas Helmig IsityouIsitme (Album) RCA, BMG Denmark 74321 84740 2 Denmark 2001 Sell This Version
none Thomas Helmig - IsitYouIsitMe album art Thomas Helmig IsitYouIsitMe(CDr, Promo, Sni) BMG Denmark none Denmark 2001 Sell This Version
82876 53330 2 Thomas Helmig - El Camino album art Thomas Helmig El Camino(CD, Album, Copy Prot.) BMG Denmark, RCA 82876 53330 2 Denmark 2004 Sell This Version
82876 84451 2 Thomas Helmig - Helmig Herfra album art Thomas Helmig Helmig Herfra(CD, Album) Genlyd 2000, Sony BMG Music Entertainment 82876 84451 2 Denmark 2006 Sell This Version
88697 59248 2 Thomas Helmig - Tommy Boy album art Thomas Helmig Tommy Boy(CD, Album) Sony Music, Genlyd 2000 88697 59248 2 Denmark 2009 Sell This Version
88691 92607 2 Thomas Helmig - KH Helmig album art Thomas Helmig KH Helmig(CD, Album) Genlyd, Sony Music 88691 92607 2 Denmark 2013 Sell This Version
19075 84121 2 Thomas Helmig - Takker album art Thomas Helmig Takker (Album) Genlyd 19075 84121 2 Scandinavia 2018 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CBSA 6615, A-6615 Thomas Helmig - Venner album art Anne Linnet / Thomas Helmig Anne Linnet / Thomas Helmig - Venner(7", Single) CBS, CBS CBSA 6615, A-6615 Denmark 1985 Sell This Version
GENS 1067, 08-011518-00, 08-11518 Thomas Helmig - Det Er Mig Der Står Herude Og Banker På album art Thomas Helmig Det Er Mig Der Står Herude Og Banker På(7", Single) Genlyd, Genlyd, Genlyd GENS 1067, 08-011518-00, 08-11518 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
GENS 1069 Thomas Helmig - Når Sneen Falder album art Thomas Helmig & Søs Fenger Thomas Helmig & Søs Fenger - Når Sneen Falder(7", Single) Genlyd GENS 1069 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
GENS 1066-12 Thomas Helmig - Sirenesangen album art Thomas Helmig Sirenesangen(12", Maxi) Genlyd GENS 1066-12 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
PCS 3201 Thomas Helmig - Den Jeg Elsker Elsker Jeg album art Søs Fenger, Thomas Helmig, Sanne Salomonsen, Anne Linnet Søs Fenger, Thomas Helmig, Sanne Salomonsen, Anne Linnet - Den Jeg Elsker Elsker Jeg(7", Single) Pladecompagniet PCS 3201 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
GENS 1070, 08-11541 Thomas Helmig - Kys Mig - Hold Mig / Loneliness & Privacy album art Thomas Helmig Kys Mig - Hold Mig / Loneliness & Privacy(7", Single) Genlyd, Genlyd GENS 1070, 08-11541 Denmark 1989 Sell This Version
112 856 Thomas Helmig - Jeg 'I Live album art Sanne* Duet Med Thomas Helmig Sanne* Duet Med Thomas Helmig - Jeg 'I Live(7", Single) Virgin 112 856 Europe 1989 Sell This Version
GENS 1089-CD Thomas Helmig - Giv Mig Din Mund album art Thomas Helmig Giv Mig Din Mund (Single) Genlyd, Genlyd GENS 1089-CD Denmark 1990 Sell This Version
GENS 1088-12 Thomas Helmig - En Gang Til (Extended 12" Mix) album art Thomas Helmig En Gang Til (Extended 12" Mix)(12", Maxi) Genlyd GENS 1088-12 Denmark 1990 Sell This Version