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Zara Larsson (SE) – “Uncover”

Zara Larsson

Meet Zara Larsson, a 15 year old girl from Stockholm, Sweden with an exceptional voice. Zara’s popularity exploded when she won the Talang in 2008 (Sweden’s version of the American televised talent competition show Got Talent) at age 10. The song Uncover from Zara’s debut EP Introducing was released early this year and since then has topped […]

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Sweden Sends Robin Stjernberg to Eurovision 2013!

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Swedish pop idol Robin Stjernberg is the winner of Melodifestivalen 2013 and will be representing Sweden at this year’s Eurovision. His winning song is called You. Robin Stjernberg is not only a 2011 Sweden Idol alumni, he is also the second member from boy band What’s Up! to represent Sweden at Eurovision. Back in 2011, […]

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Darin (SE) – Singles Chart Champ

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Darin is a Swedish pop idol singer of Kurdish heritage. Everyone might think that Darin is probably yet another pop idol figure, a by-product of the “Idol” franchise, but his accomplishment have proven that he is not just a pretty face. A best selling Swedish artist with multiple platinum albums, Darin has released multiple music […]

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What is Melodifestivalen? To Sweden, it’s ABBA and Loreen

Melodifestivalen

Melodifestivalen (The Melody Festival) has been one of the most important television programmes in Sweden for the last 53 years. What Melodifestivalen is to Sweden is what the Super Bowl is to the United States. Melodifestivalen is a very popular six-week-long televised American Idol-style songwriting competition at which well known music acts compete against each […]

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Panteoz (SE) – “Dansa Pausa”

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Panetoz is a Swedish multi-ethnicity group, with members originating from Gambia, Ethiopia, Angola, Congo, and Finland-Sweden that formed in 1997 by high school buddies Pa Modou, Nebeyu and Tobias. Over the years, old members have left and new members have been added. The current members are Pa Moudou Badjie, Nebeyu Baheru, Johan Hirvi, Daniel Nzinga, […]

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Ansiktet (SE) – “Äckligt”

Ansiktet

Ansiktet (in English, “the face”) is a Swedish pop-duo formed in 2011 consisting of Herbert Munkhammar and Erik Nordström. If you are familiar with Swedish popular music, you might find yourself familiar with these 2 guys: Herbert Munkhammar aka rapper Afasi, and between 2002 and 2008, he was also part of the Swedish rap duo […]

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