Singing, Rap: Michael B. Schmidt "S.M.U.D.O" (born on 06.03.1968)
Singing, Rap: Thomas Dürr "Thomas D./Hausmeister Thomas D." (Born on 12.30.1968)
Singing, Rap, DJ: Michael Beck "DeeJot house brand / Michi Beck" (born on 11.12.1967)
Singing, rap, DJ, producer: And.Ypsilon "And.Ypsilon" (born on 11.17.1967)
1989 somewhere in Stuttgart: Michael B. Schmidt and Andreas Rieke were as Terminal team on the road and came across Michael Beck and Thomas Dürr. From English Chanting one remembered his German roots and founded The Fantastic Four. We toured youth clubs and was finally discovered by the manager Andreas Baer. The success story began. The first album "Now it's off" was produced and the first singles "Let's get on" and "caretaker Thomas D." were published, they helped the Fantastic Four is not the big breakthrough. This became apparent in 1992 with the single "Die da" from the album "Four wins" a. German Hip Hop was acceptable.
Initially decried as Gaudi chapel Fanta 4 were growing with their success. Philosophical, serious and Life Signs larded songs conquered henceforth the music market in Germany. Not only that, the Fantastic Four, the first German Hip Hoper were, a premiere was also the video "Too horny for this world," it was the first music video which played to the music channel VIVA start. In 1994, the F4, together with the Megalomaniax a musical experiment called Megavier - known texts of the Fantastic Four underlaid with hard guitar riffs. Followed in 1999 by another first: The Fantastic Four took three singles ( "Buenas Dias Messias", "Le Smu" and "Michi Beck in Hell") at the same time on the market, which is unique to this day.
In 2000 there was a further highlight, the Fanta 4 gave an unplugged concert for MTV. The Fantastic Four were not the Fantastic Four when they had just set in a hall, it was a cave chosen as the venue. An orchestra with 22 musicians was engaged and various rewritten unplugged-fit together with the Fanta4 songs. It was a legendary MTV Unplugged concert.
It was never really quiet around the four, was not just pottered on a new album, created various solo projects: The first was Thomas D. with his album "Solo", followed by Michi Beck aka Private Label and his album "Worldwide". Michi Beck has also achieved together with DJ Tomilla under the name Turntablerocker in Genre Electro-House-Pop a big reputation.
2005 Best Of album came out when times gimmick was a tape with old recordings from Terminal team. In 2006 it was then a little quiet around The Fantastic Four was married (Smudo), offspring brought into the world (Thomas D.), but also begun work on a new album. In addition, the Fanta 4 lent the penguins in animation film Madagascar their voices.
In spring 2007, the Fantastic Four could end up with the album "Fornika" at the top of the German charts. Due to the excellent sales figures they were honored for the work with a platinum record. With the singles taken from it no relevant successes have been achieved. Subsequently, the Fanta Four went on two extensive tours of Europe. There also appeared a corresponding DVD with concert recordings. The title "harvest what we sow" managed as DLC a place in the game "Guitar Hero III".
In early summer, the eighth studio album by the German group under the title was "still Fanta For You" published. The Fantastic Four succeeded once again the leap to the top of the German album charts. Also in Switzerland, managed this feat, in Austria there was only enough for second place. In their home the 4 received a gold record for sales you receive. With the single "Give us calm blame (the rest you can keep)" succeeded after six years of a single group of the jump in the German Top10.
In july 2012, the band once again recorded an MTV Unplugged album in the Balve cave in the Sauerland. Two years later, the ninth studio album "record" appeared. occurred also in 2014 Smudo and Michi as coaches on The Voice of Germany and worked with talent Charley Ann Schmutzler, who eventually won the show.
2010: For you still Fanta You , Give us quiet blame (the rest can keep her) , thank you
2009: home game
2008: Yeah Yeah Yeah
2007: Fornika , Just be , Harvesting What We Sow , Ichisichisichisich
2005: Born, Best of 1990-2005
2004: Troy , summer rain , A lot of
2003: Live in Stuttgart
2001: She's gone unplugged , Unplugged
2000: Tag am Meer unplugged
1999: MfG , Michi Beck in bright , Le Smou , Buenos dias messias , 4:99
1997: The picnickers
1996: Popular , Only in your head , Out , Live and Direct
1995: she is gone , Lauschgift
1994 day at the sea
1993 Too horny for this world , The 4th dimension
1992 Caretaker Thomas D '92 , That one , juice , let the sun shine in , Four wins
1991: Caretaker Thomas D , Microphone Professor SMUDO , Now it's off
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