Swedish Female Singers

Throughout history, there have been many Swedish women singers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Swedish female singers such as Tove Lo, Zara Larsson, Malin Akerman, Birgit Nilsson, Agnetha Faltskog.

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 1 Ann-Margret

Ann-Margret
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 28, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Valsjöbyn, Sweden

Swedish-American actress and singer Ann-Margret was initially described as a female version of Elvis Presley due to her vibrant contralto voice. The winner of five Golden Globe Awards, Ann-Margret had a major impact as an actress throughout the 1960s. Her affair with Elvis Presley was depicted in the 2005 miniseries Elvis in which she is portrayed by Rose McGowan.

 2 Zara Larsson

Zara Larsson
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Famous As: Singer
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.

 3 Agnetha Faltskog

Agnetha Faltskog
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
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 Jenny Lind

Jenny Lind
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Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: October 6, 1820
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 2, 1887
Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind, also known as the "Swedish Nightingale,” was a prominent 19th-century soprano and performed all over Europe. She also donated generously to various charities, especially to the cause of free schools in Sweden. She also taught at the Royal College of Music in London. 

 5 Tove Lo

Tove Lo
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 29, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Viken, Sweden
Grammy-nominated Swedish singer Tove Lo is known for her autobiographical lyrics and her grunge-influenced pop tracks. She soared to fame with her Billboard-charting debut album, Queen of the Clouds. She has also released hits such as Glad He's Gone and co-written tracks such as Love Me like You Do

 6 Marie Fredriksson

Marie Fredriksson
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 30, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Össjö, Sweden
Died: December 9, 2019

 7 Snoh Aalegra

Snoh Aalegra
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 13, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden
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 8 Izabella Scorupco

Izabella Scorupco
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Białystok, Poland

Polish-Swedish actress, singer, and model, Izabella Scorupco, played Bond girl Natalya Simonova in the James Bond film GoldenEye, for which she gained international fame. She began her career as a model in the late 1980s and appeared on the cover of Vogue. She then started acting as well. A music lover, she also had a brief singing career.

 9 Robyn

Robyn
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: June 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 10 Malena Ernman

Malena Ernman
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Famous As: Opera Singer
Birthdate: November 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden

Malena Ernman is a Swedish opera singer who represented her country at the 54th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, which was held in Moscow, Russia. Apart from operas and operettas, she also performs jazz, cabaret, and chansons. Also an environmental activist, Malena Ernman was adjudged Environmental Hero of the Year by an organization called WWF-Sweden in 2017.

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 11 Caroline Hjelt

Caroline Hjelt
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sweden

 12 Lykke Li

Lykke Li
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ystad, Sweden

 13 Birgit Nilsson

Birgit Nilsson
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Famous As: Soprano
Birthdate: May 17, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Västra Karup, Sweden
Died: December 25, 2005

Birgit Nilsson was a Swedish dramatic soprano remembered for her association with composers like Richard Strauss and Richard Wagner. One of the most celebrated Swedish singers of all time, Nilsson won many awards, such as the 1966 Sonning Award. In 1982, she won the Swedish-American of the Year Award. In 2012, she was inducted into the Gramophone's Hall of Fame.

 14 Neneh Cherry

Neneh Cherry
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden

 15 Gunilla Hutton

Gunilla Hutton
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 15, 1944
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

Swedish-American actor Gunilla Hutton is best known for the series Petticoat Junction and Hee Haw. She was also in the news for her long-term extramarital relationship with singer Nat King Cole, which ended after Cole was diagnosed with cancer, but not before Hutton called up his wife to confront her.

 16 Linn Berggren

Linn Berggren
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: October 31, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

 17 Aino Jawo

Aino Jawo
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 7, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sweden

 18 Nina Persson

Nina Persson
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 6, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Örebro

 19 Victoria Silvstedt

Victoria Silvstedt
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: September 19, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Skelleftehamn, Sweden

 20 Annika Ljungberg

Annika Ljungberg
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 31, 1969
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 21 Linda Ulvaeus

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

 22 Jennifer Åkerman

Jennifer Åkerman
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Famous As: Model, Singer
Birthdate: July 10, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 23 Anette Olzon

Anette Olzon
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 21, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Katrineholm, Sweden

 24 Molly Sandén

Molly Sandén
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
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 25 Karin Dreijer

Karin Dreijer
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: April 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

 26 Elliphant

Elliphant
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 27 Jenny Berggren

Jenny Berggren
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Famous As: Soprano singer
Birthdate: May 19, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

 28 Loreen

Loreen
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 29 Yukimi Nagano

Yukimi Nagano
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: January 31, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

 30 Tove Styrke

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

 31 Ulla Jones

Ulla Jones
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Famous As: Photographer, Actress, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 18, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Swedish model, makeup artist, and photographer Ulla Agneta Andersson, or Ulla Jones, is best known as the former wife of music legend Quincy Jones. She met Quincy at a party at age 19. Known for movies such as Luftburen, she has also written a memoir and released an album.

 32 Marie Serneholt

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

 33 Seinabo Sey

Seinabo Sey
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Halmstad

 34 Leon

Leon
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: February 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 35 Aleah Stanbridge

Aleah Stanbridge
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriters
Birthdate: July 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa
Died: April 18, 2016

 36 Helena Josefsson

Helena Josefsson
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: March 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kalmar

 37 Laleh

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

 38 Zarah Leander

Zarah Leander
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Karlstad, Sweden
Died: June 23, 1981

 39 Iamamiwhoami

Iamamiwhoami
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Birthdate: 0000 AD

 40 Carola Häggkvist

Carola Häggkvist
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 8, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm

 41 Pernilla Wahlgren

Pernilla Wahlgren
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Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: December 24, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gustavsberg, Sweden

 42 Lill-Babs

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

 43 Camilla Henemark

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

 44 Sara Lumholdt

Sara Lumholdt
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 25, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 45 Elena Paparizou

Elena Paparizou
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Famous As: Laïko, Pop-folk, Pop music
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Örgryte

 46 Sofia Karlberg

Sofia Karlberg
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: December 6, 1996
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 47 Titiyo

Titiyo
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Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: July 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 48 Anne Sofie von Otter

Anne Sofie von Otter
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Famous As: Opera singer
Birthdate: May 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

 49 Miriam Bryant

Miriam Bryant
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: March 8, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

 50 Petra Marklund

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