David Lindgren

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David Lindgren
David Lindgren At Sommarkrysset 2012 By Daniel Åhs Karlsson.jpg
David Lindgren visit Sommarkrysset.
Background information
Born (1982-04-28) April 28, 1982 (age 32)
Skellefteå, Sweden
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 2009–present
Labels EMI Sweden

David Lindgren (born 28 April 1982 in Skellefteå, Sweden) is a Swedish singer. He is signed to the EMI Sweden label.

In 2009 he appeared on the Swedish television show Så ska det låta[1]SVT on the same team as Kicki Danielsson and Putte Nelsson. In 2010, he appeared on the show for a second time[2] with Jessica Heribertsson. His third appearance on the same popular show was on 20 January 2013, competing together with team mate Jennifer Brown.

Melodifestivalen[edit]

  • In 2012, he took part in the Swedish Melodifestivalen 2012.[3] In the second heat, his song "Shout It Out" co-written by Fernando Fuentes and Tony Nilssonmade it to the Globen final on March 10, 2012 and finished 4th overall.
  • He participated in Melodifestivalen 2013 with the song "Skyline" co-written by Fernando Fuentes, Henrik Nordenback and Christian Fast. After his performance in an initial semi-final round on February 2, 2013, he finished 1st/2nd - advancing directly to the Melodifestivalen finals which were held on March 9, 2013, where he finished 8th, with 69 points.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Lindgren is married[5] and has a son named Ben, born in 2011.[6]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Album Title Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
SWE
[7]
Get Started
  • Released: 2012
  • Label: EMI Sweden
  • Format: CD
1
Ignite the Beat
  • Released: 2013
  • Label: EMI Sweden
  • Format: CD
2

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart position Certifications Album
SWE
[7]
TUR
[8]
2012 "Shout It Out" 8 112 Get Started
2013 "Skyline" 17 Ignite the Beat

References[edit]

  1. ^ David med på tv i morgon, "Norran"
  2. ^ Sändningsordning 2010, "Så ska det låta"
  3. ^ Moopy Melodifestivalen Forum. "Melodifestivalen 2012 - Heat Two - Göteborg", 6 February 2012
  4. ^ Melodifestivalen 2013
  5. ^ Moopy Melodifestivalen Forum. "The David Lindgren Thread", 12 February 2012
  6. ^ Schlagerfiasko. "[1]", 10 February 2012
  7. ^ a b "David Lindgren - Swedish Charts". swedishcharts.com/ Hung Medien. 
  8. ^ Turkish Singles Chart