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(earlier as Daniel Karlsson)
|Birth name||Daniel Karlsson|
|Born||31 August 1981|
|Labels||5 'O Clock Records/Warner Music|
As Daniel Karlsson
Karlsson participated in Idol 2007. He finished in fourth place behind winner Marie Picasso, runner-up Amanda Jenssen and third-placed Andreas Sjöberg. His interpretation of John Farnham's "You're the Voice" was included in the album Det bästa från Idol 2007 (The Best from Idol 2007).
In October 2008 Karlsson released his first single "Would You Believe". recorded a music video for the song.
As The Moniker
In March 2011, under the name The Moniker, he took part in he Melodifestivalen 2011 with his a song he had composed entitled "Oh My God!" and coming third behind winner Eric Saade with "Popular" and runner-up Danny Saucedo with "In the Club".
He again took part in Melodifestivalen in 2012 with the song "I Wanna Be Chris Isaak (This Is Just the Beginning)." After the first round of voting it was revealed that he came last, failing to advance further in the competition.
In popular culture
- as The Moniker
- As Daniel Karlsson
|2007||"You're the Voice"||41|
|2008||"Would You Believe"||9|
- As The Moniker
|2011||"Oh My God!"||4||Maktub|
|2012||"I Want to Be Chris Isaak"||–|
- "Från sunk - till hunk | Idol | Nöjesbladet | Aftonbladet". Aftonbladet.se. 2007-10-06. Retrieved 2012-09-02.
- "The Moniker discography". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 19 July 2013.
- "Daniel Karlsson discography". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 19 July 2013.