When Helene Fischer performs, she becomes anything her fans want her to be: sentimental, aggressive and especially sexy. She connects with each one of them.
“When I heard Helene Fischer for the first time on TV, I could not stop looking at her,” said Thomas, a construction worker attending one of her concerts. “Her singing, her charisma and her versatility fascinate me.”
Russian-born Ms. Fischer, whose real name is Elena Petrovna Fischer, has almost single handedly revived Schlager music – traditional German folk ballads that had fallen out of fashion.