- his career officially began when in 1980, at age of 17, he released his debut single "Judy". Anders released several other singles produced by Daniel David including "Du weinst um ihn". In 1983, he met Dieter Bohlen. From late 1983 to the mid of 1984 Bohlen produced other tracks for Anders including "Wovon träumst du denn", "Endstation Sehnsucht" and "Es geht mir gut heut' Nacht". The success, however, came when in late 1984, Anders and Bohlen formed the successful duo Modern Talking. In late 1987, Anders and Bohlen decided to terminate Modern Talking and go their separate ways. In late 2003 Anders signed a contract with BMG international as a solo artist after their final album of Modern Talking. The first single, "Independent Girl" released in November 2003. Also in the same year, Anders left BMG and joined Edel Records and released his swing-album Songs Forever. In November 2012, Anders released a new solo album called "Christmas for you."
- He was married to Nora Balling from 1984 to 1999. Since July 2000 he has been married to Claudia Hess, with whom he has a son, Alexander Mick, born 27 June 2002.
father: Peter Weidung - Germany
mother: Helga Weidung - Germany
brother: Achim Weidung - Germany
Sister: Tania Weidung - Germany
Wife: Claudia Hess - Germany
Son: Alexander Mick Weidung - Germany