Famous Swedish Pop Singers

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Zara Larsson
(Swedish Pop Singer Known for Her Singles: ‘Lush Life’, ‘Never Forget You’ and ‘Girls Like’)
Zara Larsson
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Birthdate: December 16, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Solna, Sweden

Zara Larsson is a Swedish singer-songwriter who achieved national fame at the age of 10 when she won the 2008 season of the popular reality TV series, Talang. She then released her debut studio album and is currently one of the most decorated Swedish singer-songwriters of her generation.

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Anni-Frid Lyngstad
(One of the Founding Members and Lead Singers of the Swedish Pop Band ABBA)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad
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Birthdate: November 15, 1945
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bjørkåsen, Ballangen, Norway

Anni-Frid Lyngstad is a Norwegian-Swedish environmentalist, singer, and songwriter. She is credited with co-founding the popular Swedish pop band ABBA and popularizing the band by serving as its lead singer. In 2010, Anni-Frid Lyngstad was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2014, she received the Eskilstuna Music Prize for her contribution as an "icon."

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Agnetha Faltskog
(Member of the Pop Group 'ABBA')
Agnetha Faltskog
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Birthdate: April 5, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jönköping, Sweden
Swedish singer Agnetha Fältskog was part of the iconic pop group ABBA, along with her husband, Bjorn Ulvaeus. After the group disbanded, Fältskog launched a solo career and also appeared in a film. She released an album in 2004, after a 16-year hiatus, and then again in 2013.
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 4 
Björn Ulvaeus
(Composer, Pop Singer and a Member of the Musical Group 'Abba')
Björn Ulvaeus
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Birthdate: April 25, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

Singer and songwriter Björn Ulvaeus is perhaps best known as a member of the ABBA, one of the most successful musical groups of all time. Equally famous as a co-composer and co-producer of several films and musicals, he is currently serving as the President of CISAC, trying to ensure that creators are fairly compensated and properly credited for their works.

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Marie Fredriksson
(Lead Vocalist of Pop Rock 'Duo Roxette')
Marie Fredriksson
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Birthdate: May 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Össjö, Sweden
Died: December 9, 2019

As one half of the Swedish pop rock duo Roxette (with Per Gessle), singer and songwriter Marie Fredriksson enjoyed international fame in the 1980s-1990s with albums like Look Sharp! and Joyride. Their single It Must Have Been Love was featured in the movie Pretty Woman. Earlier, in Sweden ,she had also enjoyed success as a solo artist releasing numerous albums.

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Robyn
(Swedish Singer-songwriter Known for Her Album 'Robyn' and Single 'With Every Heartbeat')
Robyn
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Birthdate: June 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Robyn is a Swedish singer, record producer, songwriter, and DJ. Her debut album Robyn Is Here helped launch Karl Martin Sandberg's career in pop music. She has also been recognized as an influence by artistes like Taylor Swift, Lorde, Carly Rae Jepsen, and Christine and the Queens. Robyn has won many awards like AMFT Awards, GAFFA Awards, and Grammis Awards.

 7 
Lykke Li
(Swedish Pop Singer-Songwriter)
Lykke Li
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Birthdate: March 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ystad, Sweden

Swedish indie-pop singer Lykke Li was born into a musical family, her father being a member of the band Dag Vag. Known for her award-winning tracks such as I Follow Rivers and Sadness Is a Blessing, she is also an advocate of transcendental meditation. She has a son with musician Jeff Bhasker.

 8 
RedOne
(Number One Producer on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2009 and Songwriter)
RedOne
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Birthdate: April 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tetouan, Morocco

RedOne is a Moroccan-Swedish record producer, singer, songwriter, and record executive. He is credited with founding his own record label, RedOne Records. Over the years, he has collaborated with popular personalities like Lady Gaga, Akon, Nicki Minaj, Michael Jackson, and Jennifer Lopez among many other high-profile artists. He has several prestigious awards under his belt, including three Grammy Awards.

 9 
Caroline Hjelt
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Birthdate: November 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sweden

Caroline Hjelt is a Swedish singer best known as one half of the popular electropop duo, Icona Pop. She formed the duo with Aino Jawo in 2009 and has since released several singles and EPs. The duo has also won many prestigious awards like Scandipop Awards, SESAC Pop Awards, and Grammis Awards.

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Linn Berggren
(Swedish Pop Singer Best Known as the Founder of 1990s Pop Band 'Ace of Base')
Linn Berggren
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Birthdate: October 31, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

A founding member of the the pop band Ace is Base, Linn Berggren as a child wanted to sing, but did not want to become a singer. Yet, she went on to become the principal lead vocalist for the majority of their singles and was generally the focus in the video. She quit her stellar career suddenly in 2007 to lead a quiet life.

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Per Gessle
(Swedish Pop Singer Known as the Primary Songwriter and One Half of the Swedish Pop Rock Duo 'Roxette')
Per Gessle
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Birthdate: January 12, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Halmstad, Sweden

Per Gessle is a Swedish singer, musician, and songwriter. He is best known as one half of the famous pop rock duo Roxette, which he founded alongside Marie Fredriksson in 1986. Roxette achieved international success before its disbandment in 2019 following Fredriksson's death.

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Linda Ulvaeus
(Singer, Actress)
Linda Ulvaeus
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Birthdate: February 23, 1973
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vallentuna, Sweden

Linda Ulvaeus is a Swedish singer and actress. The daughter of popular singers Agnetha Fältskog and Björn Ulvaeus, Linda started her career as a singer before going on to establish herself as a prominent actress. She has played important roles in films like Meningen med alltihopa and Quick.

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Ecco2K
(Singer)
Ecco2K
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Birthdate: October 23, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England

Ecco2K is a British-Swedish model, singer, designer, and director. He is best known for his innovative and experimental songwriting. Ecco2K is also a successful entrepreneur, having launched his own product line called g'LOSS.

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Molly Sandén
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Birthdate: July 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Molly Sandén is one of Sweden's biggest pop singers. She has released five studio albums so far and had also represented Sweden in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2006.

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Måns Zelmerlöw
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Birthdate: June 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lund, Scania, Sweden
Swedish pop sensation Måns Zelmerlöw soared to fame with his Eurovision Song Contest 2015 win. He has won Let’s Dance season 1 and has hosted the Swedish show Allsång på Skansen, too. He has also launched a charity for African children, the Zelmerlöw & Björkman Foundation.
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Tusse
(Singer)
Tusse
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Birthdate: January 1, 2002
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Democratic Republic of the Congo

Tusse is one of trendiest Swedish singers with several singles to his credit. He came to Sweden with his aunt as an eight year boy, fleeing unrest in his native land. Congo. He won the Swedish Idol competition in 2019 and represented Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest in 2021. 

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Chris Kläfford
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Birthdate: April 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ramsberg, Sweden

Starting his music career singing in bars, until he soared to fame by winning the show Swedish Idol 2017, Swedish singer Chris Kläfford later also competed on America’s Got Talent. His rendition of John Lennon’s Imagine was one of the most-watched YouTube videos ever.

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Loreen
(Singer)
Loreen
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Birthdate: October 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish singer, songwriter, and record producer Loreen soared to fame after winning the Eurovision Song Contest 2012. Born Lorine Zeineb Nora Talhaoui, the Moroccan-origin singer created chartbusting tracks such as Crying Out Your Name and My Heart Is Refusing Me. Politically and socially conscious, she was also a Swedish Committee for Afghanistan ambassador.

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Elliphant
(Swedish Singer-Songwriter & Rapper Best Known for Her Debut Single 'Tekkno Scene')
Elliphant
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Birthdate: October 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Elliphant is a Swedish rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is best known for her second studio album Living Life Golden, which peaked at number 76 and 50 on the ARIA Charts and Sverigetopplistan respectively. A popular figure, Elliphant often gets featured on songs released by other popular artistes like Loreen and Tove Lo.

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Tove Styrke
(Singer, Musician)
Tove Styrke
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Birthdate: November 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Umeå, Sweden

Swedish singer Tove Styrke first gained fame with the show Swedish Idol 2009. The renowned electropop singer was born to a musician father and a ballet instructor mother and was naturally inclined toward music. Best known for chartbusting tracks such as Say My Name, she often experiments with themes of fantasy and desire.

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John Lundvik
(Singer, Songwriter)
John Lundvik
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Birthdate: January 27, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England

John Lundvik is a Swedish singer-songwriter and former sprinter. He achieved national recognition after composing songs for the wedding of Daniel Westling and Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden in 2010. John Lundvik has also composed songs for films. In 2019, he competed in Eurovision Song Contest where he represented Sweden with the song Too Late for Love. 

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Ilya Salmanzadeh
(Musician, Singer)
Ilya Salmanzadeh
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Birthdate: September 19, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Ilya Salmanzadeh is a Swedish-Persian singer, songwriter, and producer. He achieved international recognition after co-writing and producing Jennifer Lopez's First Love and Ariana Grande's Problem in 2014. He has also collaborated with other prominent artistes like Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar. Ilya Salmanzadeh has won many prestigious awards like Teen Choice Award, MTV Europe Music Awards, and MTV Video Music Award.

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Benjamin Ingrosso
(Singer, Songwriter)
Benjamin Ingrosso
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Birthdate: September 14, 1997
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Danderyd, Stockholm County, Sweden

Swedish singer-songwriter Benjamin Ingrosso released his first single at age 9. Known for mingling dance and soul with his pop tracks, he has hits such as I Wouldn’t Know and Tror Du Att Han Bryr Sig in his kitty.  He is also known for his performances on shows such as Melodifestivalen.

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Leon
(Singer, Songwriter)
Leon
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Birthdate: February 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

A Swedish singer and songwriter, Léon shot to international fame with her first single, Tired of Talking. Her musical works comprise three studio albums and five EPs. She has also collaborated with English DJ, record producer and songwriter for a non-album single Hear Me Say. Belonging to a musical family, she began her career in teens with a hip-hop group.

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Felix Sandman
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Birthdate: October 25, 1998
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Värmdö, Stockholm County, Sweden

Felix Sandman is a Swedish singer, actor, and songwriter. He is best known for his association with the popular boy band FO&O. Sandman's popularity increased in 2019 when he became part of the main cast of Quicksand, the first Swedish Netflix series.

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Erik Gronwall
(Singer, Songwriter)
Erik Gronwall
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Birthdate: December 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Knivsta, Sweden

Erik Gronwall is a Swedish heavy metal and hard rock singer. He achieved popularity in 2009 when he won a reality-competition talent show called Idol. His popularity increased when he released his eponymous debut album which debuted at number one on Sverigetopplistan and was certified platinum. Erik Gronwall is the current lead vocalist of the American rock band Skid Row.

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Peter Holm
(Singer)
Peter Holm
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Birthdate: June 13, 1947
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sankt Göran Parish, Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish pop singer Peter Holm is known as the former husband of actor Joan Collins of Dynasty fame. Popular for tracks such as Monja and Syster Jane, he later co-produced the series Sins and Monte Carlo. He also made headlines for his mercurial temper, his promiscuity, and his divorce from Collins.

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Sandro Cavazza
(Singer-Songwriter)
Sandro Cavazza
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Birthdate: September 11, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Sandro Cavazza is a Swedish songwriter of Italian origin. A former singer, Cavazza was part of the popular pop group Estraden. Sandro Cavazza is also known for his friendship with Avicii; the two collaborated often before Avicii's untimely death in 2018.

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Frans Jeppsson Wall
(Singer Songwriter)
Frans Jeppsson Wall
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Birthdate: December 19, 1998
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ystad, Scania, Sweden

Swedish singer Frans Jeppsson Wall, also known as Frans, soared to fame after winning Melodifestivalen 2016. He also participated in Eurovision Song Contest 2016 and is best known for his football-themed songs such as Who's da Man and Fotbollsfest, the latter launched as a theme for the Swedish football team.

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Eric Saade
(Swedish Pop Singer and Songwriter)
Eric Saade
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Birthdate: October 29, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kattarp, Sweden

Eric Saade is a Swedish singer-songwriter best known for winning the Swedish song contest Melodifestivalen 2011 with his song Popular. He then went on to compete at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2011 with the same song, placing third. Over the years, Eric Saade has also received several prestigious awards such as Scandipop Awards and Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award.

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Helena Josefsson
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Birthdate: March 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kalmar, Sweden

Swedish singer and songwriter Helena Marianne Josefsson is the main vocalist of the band Sandy Mouche and also works as a solo artist. Her solo albums include Dynamo and Beauty Love Anything. She is also a backing vocalist for various bands (The Ark) and artists (Per Gessle and Arash Labaf) and has toured with them to perform live in concerts.

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Marie Serneholt
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Birthdate: July 11, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Marie Serneholt is a Swedish model, singer, and TV personality. She is best known for her association with the now-defunct pop band A-Teens. Apart from recording songs, Marie Serneholt has also appeared on popular TV shows such as X Factor and Let's Dance.

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Ted Gardestad
(Singer, Songwriter)
Ted Gardestad
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Birthdate: February 18, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sollentuna, Sweden
Died: June 22, 1997

Ted Gärdestad was a Swedish singer, musician, songwriter, and actor. He achieved popularity during the '70s and '80s before he moved to the USA to dedicate his time to Osho's Bhagwan movement. Having suffered from anxiety for most part of his life, Ted committed suicide in 1997. His life and career inspired the 2018 biographical film Ted: För kärlekens skull.

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Salem Al Fakir
(Pop Singer Famous for Albums Like 'This Is Who I Am', 'Astronaut', and 'Ignore This')
Salem Al Fakir
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Birthdate: October 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Huddinge, Sweden

Talented Swedish musician Salem Al Fakir, along with Vincent Pontare, forms the song writing and production duo Vargas and Lagola that collaborates with various artists apart from releasing alternative pop music together. As a solo artist, he has released albums, such as This Is Who I Am, and Ignore This and has won several Swedish Grammy Awards and Swedish MPA Awards.

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Dhani Lennevald
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Birthdate: July 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish singer-songwriter Dhani Lennevald is best known as a member of the pop group A*Teens, previously known as ABBA-Teens. After the band disbanded, the pop/RnB singer launched his solo career with the hit Girl Talk. He has also worked as a model for a while.

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Isak Danielson
(Singer, Songwriter)
Isak Danielson
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Birthdate: August 27, 1997
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

Isak Danielson is a Swedish singer-songwriter best known for his 2018 song Always which is part of his debut studio album Yours. The album peaked at number 27 on Sverigetopplistan. Apart from recording songs, Isak Danielson has also appeared on popular TV shows like X Factor.

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Seinabo Sey
(Singer Best Known for Her International Hit Song 'Younger')
Seinabo Sey
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Birthdate: October 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Seinabo Sey is a Swedish singer who achieved popularity in 2013 when she released her international hit song Younger. She then released her debut studio album Pretend in 2015 which peaked at number four on the Swedish national record chart, Sverigetopplistan. Her second studio album I'm a Dream peaked at number six on Sverigetopplistan.

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Laleh
(Singer)
Laleh
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Birthdate: June 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bandar-e Anzali, Gilan, Iran

Laleh is an Iranian-Swedish singer, record producer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, record company manager, and actress. She achieved popularity in 2005 when she released her eponymous debut album which became the highest selling album in Sweden in 2005. This multi-talented artiste has also won a number of awards including Grammis Awards and P3 Guld Awards.

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Lill-Babs
(Singer)
Lill-Babs
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Birthdate: March 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Järvsö, Sweden
Died: April 3, 2018

One of Sweden’s most popular and beloved pop singer, Lill-Babs’s successful career spanned over six decades and included her hit songs Är du kär i mej ännu Klas-Göran? and Leva Livet. The artist, who was inducted into Swedish Music Hall of Fame in 2017, was also a television presenter and an actress.

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Petra Marklund
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Birthdate: September 12, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Älta, Nacka Municipality, Stockholm, Sweden

Petra Marklund is a Swedish singer-songwriter best known for her hit single Cry for You which peaked at number one on Billboard's Hot Dance Airplay chart. The song is part of her third studio album In Orbit, which earned her a Grammi Award. Petra Marklund is also known for her hit single Mikrofonkåt, which was certified 8x Platinum in Sweden.      

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Bjorn Skifs
(Singer, Songwriter)
Bjorn Skifs
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Birthdate: April 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vansbro, Dalarna, Sweden

Bjorn Skifs is a Swedish singer, actor, songwriter, and screenwriter. He is credited with forming popular musical groups, namely Slam Creepers and Blåblus. He is also known for his association with Blue Swede where he was the lead singer. Bjorn Skifs has also represented Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest on two occasions.

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Pernilla Wahlgren
(Singer, Actress)
Pernilla Wahlgren
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Birthdate: December 24, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gustavsberg, Sweden
Swedish singer and actress, Pernilla Wahlgren rose to fame with her single Piccadilly Circus which she sung in Melodifestivalen 1985. Thereafter, she has released numerous albums and singles. On stage, she is known for performing in musical theatre. On television, she has presented various shows, acted in several shows and also became a part of a reality series (Wahlgren's World).
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Sara Lumholdt
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Birthdate: October 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Sara Lumholdt is a Swedish pop singer and pole dancer. She achieved popularity when she became part of the famous pop music group A-Teens. After the band dissolved in 2004, Lumholdt pursued a solo career before focusing on pole dancing. Sara Lumholdt is credited with co-founding a pole dance studio called FLOW where she works as a pole dancing instructor. 

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Titiyo
(Singer, Songwriter)
Titiyo
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Birthdate: July 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Titiyo is a Swedish singer-songwriter best known for her studio albums This Is Titiyo and Come Along, both of which peaked at number one on the Swedish national record chart, Sverigetopplistan. She also won a Grammi Award for the song Come Along. Titiyo has three other Grammis under her belt. 

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Camilla Henemark
(Singer, Model)
Camilla Henemark
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Birthdate: October 23, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Camilla Henemark became known as a member of the Swedish dance pop group Army of Lovers with which she primarily worked from 1987 to 1992, and later from 1995 to 1997 and then in 2013. Also known as La Camilla, she has done television, film and theatre projects too. These include the miniseries Kenny Starfighter and the film Jarrett (Encounters).

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Sofia Karlberg
(Swedish Pop Singer-Songwriter)
Sofia Karlberg
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Birthdate: December 6, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Sofia Karlberg is a Swedish singer-songwriter best known for creating covers of popular songs for her self-titled YouTube channel, which has millions of subscribers. Karlberg achieved popularity when her cover of Beyoncé's Crazy in Love went viral. In 2016, Sofia Karlberg signed a deal with Universal Music and released an original EP called Spotless Mind.

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Amit Sebastian Paul
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Birthdate: October 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boden, Sweden Boden, Sweden

Amit Sebastian Paul is a Swedish businessman and former singer. He achieved popularity when he became part of the popular Swedish pop band A-Teens. After selling over five million units over a period of six years, the band dissolved and Amit pursued a solo recording career. He then quit his recording career to focus on his family business, Paxymer AB.

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Elena Paparizou
(Singer-songwriter)
Elena Paparizou
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Birthdate: January 31, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Borås, Sweden

Helena, or Elena, Paparizou is one of Greece’s finest singers. The Swedish-born musician started her career as part of the folk/Eurodance duo Antique. She soared to fame after winning Eurovision 2005, singing My Number One, becoming the first Greek to win the contest ever. She is now one of Greece’s most powerful celebrities.

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Miriam Bryant
(Pop Singer-Songwriter)
Miriam Bryant
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Birthdate: March 8, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

Popular Finnish-Swedish singer and songwriter Miriam Bryant rose to fame with her debut single Finders, Keepers and her debut album Raised in Rain. Her later single Black Car won the Song of the Year award in Sweden (2016). Additionally, she has also sung the lead track, Find You, from the Hollywood movie Divergent in collaboration with Zedd and Matthew Kom.

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Jean-Pierre Barda
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Birthdate: March 7, 1965
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris, France

Born in Paris, France, the Swedish Israeli singer Jean-Pierre Barda became known as one of the founding members of the Swedish dance pop group Army of Lovers. As part of the group, he gave several hit numbers like Crucified and Israelism (lead singer). He is also a hair-dresser and make-up artist and has appeared in several films and television shows.