Also known as
29 March 1981
Pop, R&B, Soul
Mattias Andréasson (born 29 March 1981 in Västerås), Swedish singer and Swedish contestant Idol 2007 (in which he came 5th place). He is also known as [1 ] dmaSOUL. He was part of the Swedish band E.M.D., which was active between 2007–2010. [2 ]
For his first audition in
Idol 2007, Mattias sang the Musiq Soulchild hit Just Friends. During the Qualifying week he sang Never Again by Justin Timberlake, and Again by Lenny Kravitz.
Mattias was voted out of
Idol on 16 November 2007 finishing 5th overall.
After Idol [ edit ]
Mattias Andréasson (center) in
trio in 2008
His version of
Elton John's was released as a single and reached 48th place on Your Song Hitlistan.
During Autumn 2007, he formed
Swedish trio E.M.D., with previous Idol contestants Erik Segerstedt and Danny Saucedo. Their first single, a cover of Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart and Sting's hit "All For Love", rose to 3rd place on [1 ] Hitlistan on 20 December of the same year. The band broke up in late 2010. [2 ]
Mattias Andréasson took part in
, a preliminary round to pick the representative of Sweden in the Melodifestivalen 2012 2012 Eurovision Song Contest in Baku, by singing the song "Förlåt mig" (meaning Forgive Me in Swedish) written by him. He sang it in the third semi-final, held on 18 February 2012 in Tegera Arena, Leksand, but he did not qualify for the final. [3 ]
Discography [ edit ]
Singles [ edit ]
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