2011 in Swedish music
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The following is a list of notable events and releases of the year 2011 in Swedish music.
- 12 Eric Saade wins Melodifestivalen 2011 with his entry "Popular", he will represent Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
- 6 – Per Wiberg quits Opeth.
- May 12 – Eric Saade wins the second semi-final in the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
- May 14 – Eric Saade comes third in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2011, Sweden best placement since 1999 when Sweden won.
- May 18 – Lady Gaga releases her new CD Born This Way Exclusively on the Swedish Music Streaming Program Spotify 
- May 18 – Adrian Lux signs with Universal Music Sweden.
- February 11 – Charm School is released which is Roxette's first album with new material since 2001's Room Service 
- February 14 – Love CPR by September (singer) is released
- February 23 – Carl Norén from Sugar Plum Fairy releases his solo debut album Owls.
- February 23 – Thomas Di Leva releases his album Hjärtat vinner alltid 
- February 28 – Mohombi releases his Debut album MoveMeant (various dates in Europe) 
- February 28 – Roxette start its Charm School World Tour in Kazan, Rusia in front of 8.000 people. The tour will include all continents, including dates in the United States
- Mars 2 – Lykke Li releases her second album Wounded Rhymes 
- Mars 9 – Swingfly releases Awesomeness – An Introduction to Swingfly 
- Mars 11 – Danny Saucedo Releases In The Club 
- Mars 15 – Bob Hund releases Det Överexponerade Gömstället 
- Mars 23 – Erik Hassle releases Mariefred Sessions
- 29 – Surtur Rising by Amon Amarth
- April 13
- April 15 – Performocracy by The Poodles is released 
- April 16 – Eva Eastwood – Lyckost 
- April 27 – Veronica Maggio Releases her third and highly anticipated album Satan i Gatan 
- June 8 – Timbuktu releases his eight album Sagolandet 
- June 15 – In Flames release their tenth album Sounds of a Playground Fading 
- June 29 – Eric Saade releases his second solo album Saade with the Eurovision song contest entry as lead single.
- July 27 – Takida will release their album. Title yet to be announced, but The Burning heart has been circulating.
- Eric Amarillo – Swedish singer from Gothenburg SwEric Amarillo, musician, producer and DJ part of the duo The Attic with Michael Feiner 
- Newkid – Swedish singer from Stockholm released debut album
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