Irene Jansen

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Irene Houkes Jansen
Birth name Irene Jansen
Born (1983-07-16) 16 July 1983 (age 34)
Origin Netherlands
Genres Symphonic metal, progressive metal
Instruments Vocals
Years active 2001–present
Associated acts Alarion
Floor Jansen
Gary Hughes
Star One

Irene Jansen is a Dutch singer. She sang on the Ayreon album The Human Equation, portraying the character Passion. She was also the live backing vocalist of Star One during their tour in 2003, and played the character Morgana in two Gary Hughes concept albums. She was the lead singer of a power metal band called Karma. She made her first recordings in more than a decade for the Alarion album Waves of Destruction, released in 2016.

She is the younger sister of former After Forever/ReVamp, and current Nightwish singer Floor Jansen.[1]




Freak Neil Inc.[edit]

Gary Hughes[edit]


  • Demo (2003) - Lead vocals[3]

Mantra Vega[edit]

Star One[edit]


  1. ^ "Arjen Anthony Lucassen talks about Irene Jansen". Retrieved 2012-10-22. 
  2. ^ "Alarion album & biography". Alarion Official Website. Retrieved 2016-11-18. 
  3. ^ "Karma - Encyclopaedia Metallum". Retrieved 2012-10-22. 
  4. ^ "Mantra Vega blog:The Illusion's Reckoning 2016 Release!". Mantra Vega Official Website. Retrieved 2016-11-18.