Marie Key

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Marie Key
Marie Key.jpg
Photo: Kim Matthäi Leland
Background information
Birth name Marie Key Kristiansen
Also known as Marie Key
Born (1979-10-07) 7 October 1979 (age 34)[1]
Denmark
Genres Pop
Occupations Singer, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 2002 – present
Labels Sony Music
Website www.mariekey.dk
Past members Marie Key Band:
Marie Key
Jakob Thorkild
Marie Louise von Bülow
Mads Andersen

Marie Key Kristiansen better known as Marie Key is a Danish pop singer and songwriter. Marie released a successful debut single "Se nu herhen" ('Look over here') taken from her debut album I byen igen ('In the town again'). With her second solo album De her dage ('These days'), Marie became an even bigger commercial success, reaching the Top 3 within the Danish Album Charts.

Since 2002, Marie has worked with a number of musicians, firstly with her band called the Marie Key Band. Based in Copenhagen, the band included Marie Key (lead vocals, guitar and songwriter), Jakob Thorkild (guitar), Marie Louise von Bülow (double bass and backing vocals) and Mads Andersen (drummer and backing vocals). Their genre was considered 'urban pop' and their biggest hit was "KarriereKanonen 2005".

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

as Marie Key Band
  • 2006: Udtales ['kæj]
  • 2008: EP
  • 2008: Hver sin vej
Solo
Year Album Charts Certification
DEN
[2]
2011 I byen igen 23 Gold
2012 De her dage 1 2x Platinum

Singles[edit]

Year Single Charts Certification Album
DEN
[2]
2012 "Se nu herhen" 16 I byen igen
"Uopnåelig" 4 De her dage
"Langt ude" 36 Non-album release
2013 "Uden forsvar" 5 DEN: 3xPlatin[3] De her dage
"Landet" 24
Featured in
Year Single Charts Certification Album
DEN
[2]
2013 "Gå med dig"
(Nephew feat. Marie Key)
1 DEN: Gold Nephew album
Hjertestarter

References[edit]

External links[edit]