Kristofferson is the great poet of country music. His gentle poetry persistent enriched the country music at the interface to the folk and rock. Many of the lines from the most famous of his lyrics are entered into the American vernacular. 1976 Kris wrote the best-selling soundtrack for the film “A star is born and formed in the 1980s along with Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson the legendary band”Highwayman”.” With this project, he recorded worldwide Erfolg.Aber Kris Kristofferson is not only one of the renewers of country music, but also a talented actor, who has appeared in countless films and TV productions. He made his debut as an actor in “the last movie” (also composer of film music).
Foundation for a successful Hollywood career were: convoy, heaven’s Gate, Blade, etc. He is triple (1971, 1973, 1974) Grammy Award winner and among others faced the camera with Barbara Streisand, and Mel Gibson. Kristofferson is one of the few country artists who are recognized as an actor. In Germany, he attended alongside Wesley Snipes in the Hollywood Strip “Blade & blade II” caused a sensation. Frequently Joint Commission has said that publicly. Now he came in the flesh to enchant his fans in the high Westerwald on the Fuchskaute.
Deborah Pasternak in Boston/United States for the fuhrlander AG works, had established the connection to Kristofferson, and also appeared in the opening act. She was really good, but the audience waited anxiously on the old masters of the country scene. Frenetic applause rang out when the sympathetic 72-year-old finally occurred. Simply dressed only with a guitar and harmonica, he stood on the stage and was initially lost. No Star, no haughtiness disturb the spark to the audience immediately jumped over. The old hits, he sings with his distinctive mark, for the country music typical smoky voice, still work and also moved the audience captivated. Routinely not worked, had to sing a to start once something, but what does it matter? There is no playback – but a man, a star who sings live. There, a small goof may even happen! The world star showed up in a good mood and enthusiasts with poetry and musical sensibility when he brought a cross-section of his musical life and well-known hits as well as songs by his current CD this old road”presented. Many people American world and value images connect with the name Kris Kristofferson and arise in the mind’s eye wide countries, long highways and cowboy hats. Who expected to loud, upbeat music is however wrong with him. Kristofferson is a poet, a storyteller and true sophisticate. His songs are stories such as the life – its life she writes. You tell about the deep love for his children, give thanks for a happy life with his large family, can feel the sadness that leaves a painful separation, or still criticism of the war. Just real Kristofferson. Elke Hufnagl