Archive for July, 2008

Amy Diamond – What’s In It For Me

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Amy Diamond is a Swedish pop singer who was born as Amy Linnéa on April 15, 1992. She is known for her debut single What’s in It for Me which was released when she was 12 years old. The song was a 2005 hit in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland. It was the most-played song in Poland that year; it remained in the top ten for four months. Diamond has released three albums and performed on television. To date, her biggest hits have been What’s in it for Me , Welcome to the City , Champion , Shooting Star , Don’t Cry Your Heart Out , It Can Only Get Better and most recently Thank You .

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Eagle Eye Cherry – Save Tonight

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Eagle-Eye Lanoo Cherry was born on May 7, 1971, in Stockholm, Sweden and is an American-Swedish musician. In 1996 he went to Sweden to begin writing and making his debut album, Desireless , which became a commercial success throughout the world during 1998-1999. Some of his most known songs include Save Tonight, Falling In Love Again, Are You Still Having Fun, Long Way Around, Feels So Right, Skull Tattoo and Don’t Give Up.

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Titiyo – Lovin’ Out of Nothing

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Titiyo was born on July 23, 1967 and is a Swedish pop singer and songwriter. She has been awarded four Swedish Grammy’s. Titiyo was born Titiyo Yambalu Felicia Jah to Amahdu Jah, a Sierra Leonean drummer, and Maylen Bergström. In spring 2008, Titiyo was asked to contribute vocals to Kleerup’s single Longing for Lullabies . Released in April 2008 in Scandinavia, the single has since reached the top-20 in Denmark and Sweden.

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Ingvar Wixell – Absent Friend

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Ingvar Wixell was born on May 7, 1931 in Luleå and is a Swedish baritone opera singer. Wixell made his debut 1955 as Papageno in Mozart’s The Magic Flute . He worked at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm from 1955 to 1967. He was engaged at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin in 1967 where he was a member for more than 30 years.

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