Famous Danish Singers

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 1 Brigitte Nielsen

Brigitte Nielsen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 15, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rødovre, Denmark

Brigitte Nielsen is a Danish actress, singer, model, and reality television personality. She is best known for appearing in popular movies like Red Sonja, Rocky IV, and Cobra. Brigitte Nielsen is also known for her highly publicized marriage and the subsequent divorce with Sylvester Stallone. 

 2 King Diamond

King Diamond
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Famous As: Lead Vocalist and Lyricist for Both 'Mercyful Fate' and 'King Diamond'
Birthdate: June 14, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hvidovre, Denmark
Kim Petersen AKA King Diamond is as popular for his creepy Gothic face-painted look as he is for his heavy metal tracks. The Danish singer, who performs as part of the bands Mercyful Fate and King Diamond, claims he has had paranormal experiences and also follows Satanism and the occult.

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MØ
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: August 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ubberud, Denmark

MØ is a Danish singer-songwriter best known for her collaborations with world-renowned artistes like Iggy Azalea, Justin Bieber, and DJ Snake. She achieved international recognition in 2015 when she co-wrote and provided vocals for Lean On, which featured on music charts around the world. MØ has won several prestigious awards such as the Billboard Music Award and Danish Music Awards.

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 4 Lukas Forchhammer

Lukas Forchhammer
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: September 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Freetown Christiania, Denmark

Lukas Forchhammer is a Danish singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and former actor. He is credited with forming the popular Danish band Lukas Graham, where he serves as a multi-instrumentalist and lead singer. He formed the band along with his friends from high school. As a child, Lukas had appeared in the first three of the famous Krummerne film series.

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 5 Clara Rugaard

Clara Rugaard
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hellerup, Copenhagen, Denmark

 6 Anna Karina

Anna Karina
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Solbjerg, Denmark
Died: December 14, 2019

Anna Karina was a Danish-French film actress, singer, and director. She often collaborated with French New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard and appeared in many of his films, including My Life to Live and Bande à part. She set up her own production company in 1972 and made her directorial debut with Vivre ensemble. She was also a published author. 

 7 Alba August

Alba August
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 6, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
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 8 René Dif

René Dif
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Famous As: Male lead vocalist of the Danish-Norwegian eurodance group Aqua
Birthdate: October 17, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

René Dif is a Danish singer-songwriter, DJ, musician, and actor. He is best known for his association with the popular Danish-Norwegian eurodance group Aqua, where he performs as the male lead vocalist. Apart from making music, René Dif also appears frequently on TV series, films, and commercials.

 9 Whigfield

Whigfield
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter, Record producer
Birthdate: April 11, 1970
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Skælskør, Denmark

Whigfield is a Danish singer-songwriter and record producer. She achieved international recognition in 1994 when her single Saturday Night, which was released the previous year, became an international hit. She is currently associated with an Italian dance act named Whigfield.

 10 Lauritz Melchior

Lauritz Melchior
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Famous As: Opera singer
Birthdate: March 20, 1890
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: March 18, 1973

 11 David Boyd

David Boyd
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Danish-American singer David Boyd soared to fame as the lead vocalist of the band New Politics. He has impressed his fans with his signature dance move, now known as Boyding. Married to actor Christian Serratos, he has even appeared as a zombie in The Walking Dead, which starred his wife.

 12 Nukâka Coster-Waldau

Nukâka Coster-Waldau
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 23, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Uummannaq, Greenland
Danish-Greenlandic singer/actor Nukâka Coster-Waldau made history when she was placed 19th in the Miss Universe contest in 1990, securing the highest place that Greenland had ever had in the contest. Married to Nikolaj Coster-Waldau of Game of Thrones fame, she is also a mother of two.

 13 Michael Poulsen

Michael Poulsen
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Famous As: Singer, Guitarist
Birthdate: April 1, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Slagelse

Michael Poulsen is a Danish singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He is best known as the lead vocalist, main songwriter, and rhythm guitarist for the popular rock band Volbeat. Before joining Volbeat, he was an important member of the death metal band Dominus. Michael Poulsen has received nominations at the Danish Music Awards and Steppeulven Awards.

 14 Eivor Palsdottir

Eivor Palsdottir
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: July 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Syðrugøta, Faroe Islands

Eivor Palsdottir is a Faroese actress, singer, and songwriter. Over the course of her illustrious career, Eivør has tried her hand at a wide range of genres like classical, folk rock, art pop, electronica, folk, and jazz. She has also won several prestigious awards including a couple of Planet Awards for her musical skills.

 15 Trine Dyrholm

Trine Dyrholm
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 15, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Odense, Denmark

Trine Dyrholm is a Danish singer, songwriter, and actress. She achieved national recognition at the age of 14 when she placed third in the popular music competition, Dansk Melodi Grand Prix. Four years later, Trine Dyrholm showcased her acting skills in the movie Springflod, which earned her the prestigious Bodil Award for Best Actress.

 16 Gry Bay

Gry Bay
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 15, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Frederiksberg, Denmark

 17 Emmelie de Forest

Emmelie de Forest
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Randers, Denmark

 18 Christopher

Christopher
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 31, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Frederiksberg, Denmark

Christopher is a Danish singer who achieved national prominence in 2012 when he won the New Thinker of the Year award at the prestigious Danish Music Awards. It was presented to him as an innovation prize by Spotify. In 2014, Christopher was honored at the MTV Europe Music Awards.

 19 Nina van Pallandt

Nina van Pallandt
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 15, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 20 Mike Tramp

Mike Tramp
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

Mike Tramp is a Danish singer-songwriter best known for his association with the popular glam metal band White Lion. Over the years, he has also worked with other popular bands like Freak of Nature. Many of his studio albums have been featured on IFPI Danmark. 

 21 Natasja Saad

Natasja Saad
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 31, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: June 24, 2007

 22 Kim Larsen

Kim Larsen
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: October 23, 1945
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: September 30, 2018

 23 Medina

Medina
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 30, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Aarhus, Denmark

 24 Oh Land

Oh Land
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Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: May 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 25 Allan Hyde

Allan Hyde
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 26 Jascha Richter

Jascha Richter
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and keyboardist of the soft rock band Michael Learns to Rock
Birthdate: June 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Hampshire, United States

 27 Ida Kristine Nielsen

Ida Kristine Nielsen
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Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: 1975 AD
Birthplace: Denmark

 28 Aura Dione

Aura Dione
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 29 Laura Bach

Laura Bach
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 25, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Denmark

 30 Stine Bramsen

Stine Bramsen
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Denmark

 31 Tina Dico

Tina Dico
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 14, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Aarhus, Denmark

 32 Aneela Mirza

Aneela Mirza
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Norrebro, Denmark

 33 Master Fatman

Master Fatman
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Famous As: Media personality
Birthdate: September 23, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Munkebo, Denmark
Died: March 26, 2019

 34 Erika de Casier

Erika de Casier
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter and record producer.
Birthdate: March 21, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portugal

 35 Sada Vidoo

Sada Vidoo
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 30, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 36 Ida Corr

Ida Corr
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 14, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Aarhus, Denmark

 37 Tommy Seebach

Tommy Seebach
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 14, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: March 31, 2003

 38 Mette Lindberg

Mette Lindberg
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Famous As: Vocalist for psychedelic pop group The Asteroids Galaxy Tour, paired with songwriter/producer Lars Iversen
Birthdate: December 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Herlev, Denmark

 39 Malena Belafonte

Malena Belafonte
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: October 2, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Denmark

Malena Belafonte is a former international fashion model turned singer and entrepreneur of Danish origin. Both her parents were in the music industry in Denmark and she began her career working with them. She later got the opportunity to model in USA and moved there. She is also an entrepreneur and is the founder of The Speyer Legacy School. 

 40 Inez

Inez
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Frederiksberg, Denmark

 41 Mohamed Ali

Mohamed Ali
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 7, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norresundby, Denmark

 42 Jonas Bjerre

Jonas Bjerre
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 21, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Frederiksberg

 43 Carl Brisson

Carl Brisson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 24, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: September 25, 1958

 44 Frederik van Pallandt

Frederik van Pallandt
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Famous As: Former Singer best known as the male, guitar-playing half of the singing duo Nina & Frederik, which was together from the late 1950s to the late 1960s
Birthdate: May 4, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: May 15, 1994

 45 Sharin Foo

Sharin Foo
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Famous As: Musician, Singer playing in the rock group The Raveonettes
Birthdate: November 11, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Emmelev, Djursland, Denmark

 46 Amir El-Falaki

Amir El-Falaki
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Famous As: Singer, Dancer who is member of the bubblegum dance group Toy-Box
Birthdate: August 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 47 Marie Askehave

Marie Askehave
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 21, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Nibe, Denmark

 48 Nabiha

Nabiha
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 1, 1980
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

 49 Navtej Singh Rehal

Navtej Singh Rehal
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Famous As: Singer known for Pop rock, bhangra, hip hop
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Denmark

 50 Inga Nielsen

Inga Nielsen
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Famous As: Soprano
Birthdate: June 2, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Holbæk, Denmark
Died: February 10, 2008