Aasmund Nordstoga

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Aasmund Nordstoga (born 26 August 1964) is a Norwegian musician, singer and composer from Vinje, Telemark. He made his solo debut in 2009 with the album Ein visefugg, an album for which he was nominated for the Spellemannsprisen award.[1] He released the record Livet er godt with lyrics by Aasmund Olavsson Vinje being a collaboration with his younger brother, Odd Nordstoga,

Aasmund Nordstoga comes from a musical family. His mother, Ellen is a folk singer and his father, Olav Nordstoga is a folk singer, lyricist, and causer[clarification needed]. He is also related to Kåre Nordstoga, a musician from Notodden.

He received the Nynorsk User of the Year award in 2014.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Album Peak positions Certification
NOR
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2009 Ein visefugg 5
2010 Friaren 10
2011 Tolv dagar i jola 34
2013 Guten – songar av Aasmund Olavsson Vinje 29
2015 Sæle Jolekveld (with Gunnhild Sundli) 38[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Telemarkinger klare for årets Spellemann" (in Norwegian). Varden. 26 January 2010. Retrieved 9 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Aasmund Nordstoga discography". norwegiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 22 April 2013. 
  3. ^ http://lista.vg.no/liste/topp-40-album/2