Justyna Steczkowska

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Justyna Steczkowska
Justyna Steczkowska autoryzowane.jpg
Born (1972-08-02) August 2, 1972 (age 42)
Rzeszów, Poland
Occupation Singer, songwriter
Spouse(s) Maciej Myszkowski
Children 3 (2 sons, 1 daughter)
Musical career
Genres Pop, Alternative, Trip hop, World music
Instruments Vocals, violin
Years active 1994–present
Labels Pomaton EMI, EMI Music Poland, QL Music, Luna Music
Website www.justynasteczkowska.pl

Justyna Steczkowska (born August 2, 1972 in Rzeszów,[1] Poland) is a Polish singer, song-writer, and actress.

She comes from a big musical family, and played violin in a family band before becoming a solo singer. She has a vocal range of four octaves.

Steczkowska became famous when she won a song contest in Poland Szansa na sukces with the song "Buenos Aires". Later, she represented Poland in the 1995 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Sama", ("Alone") which was placed eighteenth. After a few CDs with her own songs, she released Alkimja, a compilation of Jewish songs with Polish lyrics. She received multiple awards including a Fryderyk for The Best Song of The Year. She appeared in two films: Billboard and Na koniec świata (To the End of the World).

She took part in the Polish edition of Dancing with the Stars (the sixth edition) where she came in second and in co-hosts Dancing on Ice.

In 2013, she was revealed as one of the coaches on the second series of the talent show The Voice of Poland.

Discography[edit]

Solo albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions Sales Certifications
POL
[2]
Dziewczyna Szamana
  • Released: March 18, 1996
  • Label: Pomaton EMI
  • Formats: CD, digital download[3]
  • POL: 200,000+
  • POL: Platinum[4]
Naga
  • Released: October 27, 1997
  • Label: Pomaton EMI
  • Formats: CD, digital download[5]
  • POL: 50,000+[6]
Dzień i Noc
  • Released: February 21, 2000[8]
  • Label: Pomaton EMI
  • Formats: CD, digital download[9]
Alkimja
  • Released: October 21, 2002[10]
  • Label: Luna Music
  • Formats: CD, digital download[11]
11
Femme Fatale
  • Released: December 6, 2004[13]
  • Label: Pomaton EMI
  • Formats: CD
34
Daj mi chwilę
  • Released: June 4, 2007[14]
  • Label: EMI Music Poland
  • Formats: CD, digital download[15]
3
To mój czas
  • Released: March 23, 2009[16]
  • Label: EMI Music Poland
  • Formats: CD, digital download[17]
11
XV
  • Released: April 2, 2012
  • Label: Madevent/EMI Music Poland
  • Formats: CD, digital download[18]
20
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Children dedicated albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
POL
[2]
Puchowe kołysanki
  • Released: May 19, 2008[19]
  • Label: S.O.S. Music/EMI Music Poland
  • Formats: CD
10
Puchowe kołysanki 2
  • Released: May 20, 2013
  • Label: Madevent/Mystic Production
  • Formats: CD
17
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Collaborative albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart positions
POL
[2]
Mów do mnie jeszcze
with Paweł Deląg
  • Released: November 26, 2001
  • Label: Mimofon
  • Formats: CD
Mezalianse
with Maciej Maleńczuk
  • Released: February 21, 2011[20]
  • Label: QL Music/Olesiejuk
  • Formats: CD, digital download[21]
12
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://justynasteczkowska.pl/en/biografia
  2. ^ a b c http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=653&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=822&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=730&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=504&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=458&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=404&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=236&lang=en
    http://olis.onyx.pl/listy/index.asp?idlisty=130&lang=en
  3. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dziewczyna-szamana/id898986639
  4. ^ http://www.zpav.pl/rankingi/wyroznienia/platynowe/index.php
  5. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/naga/id691580050
  6. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20010524055951/http://www.zpav.pl/zlote/zasady.html
  7. ^ a b c http://www.zpav.pl/rankingi/wyroznienia/zlote/index.php
  8. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-dzien-i-noc,89
  9. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dzien-i-noc/id693552763
  10. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-alkimja,1747
  11. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/alkimja/id682527996
  12. ^ a b http://www.zpav.pl/rankingi/wyroznienia/regulamin.php
  13. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-femme-fatale,5411
  14. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-daj-mi-chwile,215718
  15. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/daj-mi-chwile/id899135262
  16. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-to-moj-czas,251848
  17. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/to-moj-czas/id899162667
  18. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album//id599030342
    https://itunes.apple.com/us/album//id599028344
  19. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-puchowe-kolysanki,240420
  20. ^ http://muzyka.interia.pl/plyty/plyta/justyna-steczkowska-mezalianse,295027
  21. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/mezalianse/id595995175

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Edyta Górniak
with "To nie ja!"
Poland in the Eurovision Song Contest
1995
Succeeded by
Kasia Kowalska
with "Chcę znać swój grzech..."