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Bandpool Act at No. 5 in the German album charts

24. October 2022

Former Bandpool act Betterøv has entered the official German album charts at No. 5 with its album "Olympia" (Universal Music). Just in October, Betterøv was awarded the Pop Culture Prize in the "Favorite Video" category for its video "Bring me home.

The songwriter is managed by NEUBAU Music, whose managing director and co-founder Julian Butz studied music business at the Pop Academy.
The songs, located between indie rock and post-punk, deal with the big topics of his generation: growing up, for example. Or what it's like when home is no longer the place to stay.
Betterøv was part of the 21st generation of the Bandpool, the top support program of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, which operates outside of the study program. Bands, solo artists and producers from all over Germany are coached and supported over 18 months during ten workshop weekends in Mannheim. The goal is to prepare them for their entry into the professional music business. The application phase for the 25th generation of the Popakademie Bandpool runs until November 30, 2022.