Andreas Bourani is a German musician, singer and songwriter with Egyptian roots. The Berlin-based artist played many small stages before he was discovered by Universal Music and received a recording contact in 2010. Bourani toured as an opening act for other prominent German bands including Clueso, Unheilig and Culcha Candela. In May 2011 he released his debut single "Nur in meinem Kopf" and one month later his debut album Staub & Fantasie. The following year Andrea Bourani released the single "Wie wir waren" in collaboration with Unheilig and his top-charting single "Auf uns" was chosen as the World Cup 2014 song on the official German television network.