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Tapio Huuska, known by his stage name Cristal Snow, is a Finnish pop electro musician. He was one of the candidates to represent Finland in Eurovision Song Contest 2008. However, Teräsbetoni was voted as the representative.
Snow was born in Naantali but raised in Kankaanpää, a small town in Finland. After graduating high school Cristal moved to New York City to attend The City College of New York. His primal studies being creative writing and theatre. After seven years of college and getting experience from performing at various night clubs in New York, Cristal moved back to Finland to pursue a career in singing.
In December 2007, Cristal signed a record deal with Helsinki Music Group, a sublabel of Warner Music Group. His debut album The Prophecy went straight to the top ten in March, 2008. He toured all over Finland, doing almost 100 shows during 2008. In 2009, Cristal became a radio host for one of the highest-rated afternoon show's in Finland for NRJ radio station. He had signed one-year contract with the broadcasting company and although ratings were high, Cristal left the show to promote his second album in 2010.
Cristal Snow's second album God You Made Me Wicked was released in May 2010. There are four singles released from Snow's second album: "Turn Me Up", "Killing Me", "Wicked" and "Surrender".
Snow's discography is on sale digitally in Canada, UK, France, Germany, Sweden, Ireland, Italy and many more.
- Pump It Up (2007) European Hot-100 Singles Chart # 63 Finnish Singles Chart # 5
- Cristal Clear (2007) Finnish Singles Chart # 7
- Scarred (feat. Elena Mady) (2007) Finnish Singles Chart # 20
- Can't Save Me (2008)
- China Cool (2008, promo EP, digital only)
- Released as a Maxi-single with a bonustrack, remix of Scarred
- Turn Me Up (2009, promo, digital only)
- Killing Me (2010, promo, digital only)
- Wicked (2010, promo, digital only)
- Surrender (2010, promo EP)
- Released as a Surrender/Wicked Remixed EP which includes 3 remixes of Wicked"".
|2012||Venom (Orchestral Version)||God You Made Me Wicked|
|2009||Turn Me Up|
|2008||China Cool||The Prophecy|
|Can't Save Me|
|Pump It Up|