Antti Tuisku

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Antti Tuisku
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Tuisku performing in June 2016.
Background information
Birth name Antti Tapani Tuisku
Born (1984-02-27) 27 February 1984 (age 32)
Origin Rovaniemi, Finland
Genres Pop music
Occupation(s) Singer, musician
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2004–present

Antti Tapani Tuisku (born 27 February 1984) is a Finnish pop singer. He finished third in the 2003 Idols talent show, the Finnish version of Pop Idol.[1] Tuisku has sold over 300,000[2] records during his career in Finland.[3]

In 2016 Antti Tuisku won the Best Male Artist 2015 award in Finnish music awards Emma Gaala. His latest album En Kommentoi rewarded as Record of the Year and Best Pop Album of the Year.[4]

Career[edit]

En Kommentoi[edit]

fr:En Kommentoi, Antti Tuisku´s 10th album, was released in May 2015. Album hit No.1 right after the release on The Official Finnish Charts. Album has spent 67 weeks in top 20, 50 weeks in top 10 and 9 weeks at No.1.[5] Album contains the hit singles Peto on irti, Blaablaa (En kuule sanaakaan), Keinutaan and Hiton pelkuri.

En Kommentoi Deluxe version was released in April 2016 containing new singles Party (papiidipaadi), Pyydä multa anteeks kunnolla and Suurin Fani. Pyydä multa anteeks kunnolla single was most played song in Finnish radios in summer 2016.[6]

After huge success of his 10th album and critically acclaimed record he started Peto on irti fall and summer tours around Finland. In April 2016 he sold out two concerts at Hartwall Arena in Helsinki. Two concerts gathered over 22 000 fans.[7]

Movies, TV, Clothing line[edit]

fi:Joulutarina, Christmas Story, was Antti Tuisku´s first role in the big screen in 2007. He has also voiced Arthur in the movie Shrek the Third.[8]

Antti Tuisku won the Finnish version of Dancing with the Stars in 2010.[9]

He starred in popular Vain Elämää television show season 4 in 2015.

In April 2016 Antti Tuisku released his first clothing line Antti Tuisku By Seppälä in collaboration with Finnish clothing brand Seppälä.[10]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Title Peak position Certification
FIN
[11]
2004 Ensimmäinen 1 Double platinum
2005 Antti Tuisku 1 Platinum
Minun jouluni 3 Gold
2006 New York 1 Gold
Rovaniemi 2
2009 Hengitän 3 Gold
2010 Kaunis kaaos 2 Platinum
2011 Minun jouluni 2 5 Gold
2011 Toisenlainen tie 2 Gold
2015 En kommentoi 1 Double platinum
Compilation albums
Year Title Peak position
FIN
[11]
2007 Aikaa – Greatest Hits Vol. 1 10
Others
Year Title Peak position
FIN
[11]
2004 Ensimmäinen Deluxe 3
2007 Hengitän [Special Edition] 28

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak position Album Certification
FIN
[11]
2004 "En halua tietää" 1 Ensimmäinen Gold
"Yritä ymmärtää / Boom Boom" 3
2005 "Tyhjä huone" 1 Antti Tuisku
2006 "Sekaisin" 2 New York
2009 "Juuret" 1 Hengitän Gold
"Viilto" 12
2010 "Hyökyaalto" 13 Kaunis kaaos
2015 "Peto on irti" 5 En kommentoi
"Blaablaa (En kuule sanaakaan)"
"Keinutaan"
(featuring VilleGalle)
3
"Sata salamaa" 1 Vain elämää
kausi 4 – päivä
"Party (Papiidipaadi)"
(featuring Nikke Ankara)
1 En kommentoi – Deluxe version
2016 "Pyydä multa anteeks kunnolla" 2
"Suurin fani" 12
Other charted songs
Year Title Peak position Album
FIN
[11]
2015 "Pojat" 8 Vain elämää
kausi 4 – päivä

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