Uno Svenningsson

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Uno Svenningsson
Uno Svenningsson Sommarkrysset 2012 By Daniel Åhs Karlsson.jpg
Uno Svenningsson at Sommarkrysset in 2012
Background information
Born (1959-07-01)July 1, 1959
Hagelstorp, Sweden
Genres Pop
Occupation(s) Singer
Songwriter
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1983-
Associated acts Freda'

Uno Svenningsson, born 1 July 1959 in Hagelstorp, Sweden is a Swedish pop singer and guitarist, who has been active in music since the late 1970s. He was the singer in the pop group "Freda'" in the early 1980s and early 1990s, and the group had hit songs like "Vindarna" and "Det gör mig så lycklig".

Since 1994, Svenningsson has been a solo artist. His first four solo albums sold approximately 300,000 copies.[1]

In 2002, Carlsberg launched a series of TV commercials for Pripps Blå, with Uno Svenningsson's song "Vågorna" as background music.[2]

In 2007 Uno Svenningsson joined Irma Schultz Keller to participate in the Swedish Melodifestivalen 2007, and compete for the chance to represent Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest 2007. They participated in the semi finals in Jönköping with song "God morgon". They qualified for the second chance round of Melodifestivalen 2007.

On the 3d of March 2007 Uno & Irma competed in the Second chance round of Melodifestivalen and lost in the first voting against Sonja Alden and were eliminated from the contest.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Uno (1994)
  • …due! (1996)
  • Möss & människor (1998)
  • I det osynliga (2001)
  • Uno & Freda' - Samling 2002 (compilation album, 2002)
  • Ett andetag från dig (2004)
  • Sånger för december (2006) feat. Irma Schultz Keller
  • Jag sjunger för dig (2008)
  • December - En svensk jul (2011) (with Irma Schultz Keller)
  • 7 (2013)

Singles[edit]

  • Tid att gå vidare (1994)
  • Tro på varann (with Eva Dahlgren) [1994]
  • Tro på varann (1994, interactive CD single)
  • Under ytan (1994)
  • Skymtar för en stund (1995)
  • Terese (1996)
  • Istället går jag här (1996)
  • Be mig inte gå på vatten (1996)
  • En sökares hjärta (1997)
  • Simona (promoep) (1998)
  • Simona (1998)
  • Vill du leva med mig (1998)
  • Fågel fisk eller mittemellan (1998)
  • Ge inte upp (with Freddie Wadling) [1999]
  • Festen (1999)
  • Vågorna (2001)
  • Inte en gång till (2001)
  • Det jag behöver (2001)
  • Andas genom mig (2004)
  • God morgon (with Irma Schultz Keller) [2007]
  • Längtar efter värme (2007)
  • Liten bambi (2008)
  • Du är en del av mig (with Sonja Aldén) [2008]
  • Jorden har sin egen sång [2010]
  • Storebror (with Frispråkarn) [2012]
  • (När ska vi ta) Semester [2013]
  • Jag är jag [2013]
  • Smultron på ett strå - sommarversion [2014]

External links[edit]

Media related to Uno Svenningsson at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fakta om Uno Svenningsson "Facts about Uno Svenningsson" from Carlsberg Beer
  2. ^ Pripps Blå designhistoria "Pripps Blå Design History"