Song Details More songs by Nena
99 Luftbaloons
Nena 1984 99 LuftBalloons45

You and I in a little toy shop
Buy a bag of balloons
With the money we've got
Set them free at the break of dawn
Til one by one, they were gone

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1984
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • No. 1 on the UK Singles chart in 1984 for three weeks
  • from the Nena album 99 Luftbaloons (1984)
  • from the album Nena (1983)
  • the only Hot 100 hit single for Nena
  • written by Uwe Fahrenkrog-Petersen (music), Carlo Karges (German lyrics), Kevin McAlea (English lyrics)
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