Claudia Jung (born Ute Krumenast April 12, 1964 in Ratingen , Germany ), is a German schlager singer and politician.
From 1974 till 1980 Claudia Jung attended the school Liebfrauenschule in Ratingen. As a child she took guitar lessons and during her schooltime she sang in the Amt-Angerland-Chor. Before her career in show business she worked as a photo lab technician, a dental assistant and a tourist guide in Italy . Every now and then she performed as a non-professional singer.