Archive for June, 2008

A*Teens – Floorfiller

Monday, June 30th, 2008

The A*Teens were a pop music group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed in 1998 as an ABBA tribute called ABBA Teens and later renamed to A*Teens. The band’s debut album became a success around the world and in 2001 it was reported that the band had sold 6 million albums worldwide.

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Sophie Zelmani – Always You

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

Sophie Zelmani was born on 12 February 1972 is a Swedish singer-songwriter who released her first single in 1995, called Always You , which is also the video below. Her music is unique for a Swedish artist because it is based on the American singer-songwriter tradition.

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Oh Laura – Release Me

Monday, June 16th, 2008

Oh Laura, formerly known as Laura, is a Swedish Indie-pop band from Stockholm consisting of Frida Öhrn on vocals, Jocke Olovsson and Jörgen Kjellgren on guitars, Rikard Lidhamn on bass and Magnus Olsson on drums. The video below, Release Me , peaked at #5 on Swedish music charts.

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Sofia Talvik – Ghosts

Monday, June 9th, 2008

Sofia Talvik was born on November 24, 1978 in Gothenburg and is a Swedish musician, singer and singer/songwriter . Sofia Talvik’s debut album Blue Moon was released in 2005. Blue Moon was recorded and produced entirely by Sofia Talvik herself and took exactly 40 hours to record.

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