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Genre: ostrock

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Parent Genre: rock

Ostrock is a music genre that emerged in East Germany during the 1970s and 1980s. It is characterized by its blend of rock, pop, and folk music, often with political and social themes. The lyrics are often introspective and poetic, reflecting the struggles and experiences of life in a divided country. The music is known for its catchy melodies and driving rhythms, and has remained popular in Germany even after the fall of the Berlin Wall.


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Popular ostrock Songs


Most popular ostrock albums

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Halleluja (Remastered)
1989
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Rio I.
1986
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Das Beste aus 25 Jahren
1994
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Café Anonym (25th Anniversary Edition)
2012
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Wie vor Jahr und Tag
1974
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Von Anfang An
1986
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Ungeteilt
2011
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Der blaue Planet
1982
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Die großen Erfolge
1996
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Der Traumzauberbaum
1980
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Verliebte Jungs
1985
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Weihnachten In Familie
1994
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Positiv (Remastered 2011)
2011
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Spiegelbilder
1987
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Original Album Classics
1981

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List of ostrock artists

Here is a list of ostrock artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the ostrock genre. You can find out what ostrock genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 51 134027
2 54 131037
3 48 103201
4 47 45891
5 41 99684
6 40 74776
7 45 38910
8 49 193912
9 37 14518
10 43 74263
11 52 359483
12 44 43309
13 36 30858
14 35 25617
15 38 24598
16 29 11143
17 35 67393
18 27 16834
19 27 22682
20 28 9823
21 35 17709
22 48 148856
23 39 60318
24 24 11521
25 35 36692
26 20 13766
27 20 5876
28 32 12910
29 26 4512
30 25 7711
31 37 19677
32 26 11409
33 32 24463
34 17 5304
35 33 8880
36 29 783
37 18 6441
38 30 12903
39 29 11857
40 28 12158
41 40 1300
42 18 1832
43 22 5792
44 5 215
45 15 2600
46 14 2469
47 14 2575
48 13 985
49 12 815
50 30 3561
51 11 1637
52 11 858
53 29 1270
54 10 976
55 27 10580
56 8 938
57 5 777
58 5 557
59 23 8710
60 4 466
61 20 6058
62 20 5190
63 19 2303
64 18 5496
65 18 7120
66 18 4321
67 16 5434
68 14 3651
69 13 1650
70 13 2874
71 13 1777
72 13 2763
73 13 607
74 13 2280
75 11 1066
76 11 2037
77 10 1842
78 10 1931
79 10 1505
80 9 2108
81 9 345
82 8 264
83 8 287
84 8 1110
85 7 1619
86 7 922
87 7 535
88 6 1080
89 6 484
90 5 3761
91 5 178
92 5 243
93 5 1542
94 5 1180
95 4 1893
96 4 308
97 4 686
98 4 229
99 4 168
100 4 851

ostrock playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular ostrock music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.