Mats Rådberg

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Mats Rådberg
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Background information
Born (1948-06-08) 8 June 1948 (age 69)
Brännkyrka Parish, Sweden
Genres country
Occupation(s) Singer, musician, composer, architect
Instruments guitar
Years active 1969–
Associated acts Rankarna, Chips, Elisabeth Andreassen

Mats Rådberg, born 8 June 1948 in Brännkyrka Parish in Stockholm, Sweden is a Swedish country singer,[1] guitarist, composer and architect scoring several chart successes in Sweden during the 1970s and 80s.[2][3] He is well known for working together with the country band Rankarna under the name Mats Rådberg & Rankarna. He also participated at Melodifestivalen 1977 with the song Du och jag och sommaren, written by Tomas Ledin, which ended up 10th.

Mats Rådberg also acted as a background singer behind Chips at Melodifestivalen 1980. In 1980, he released the album I'm the Singer, You're the Song together with Elisabeth Andreasson, and in 1983 he scored a hit with the song Peta in en pinne i brasan, a Swedish-language version of Put Another Log on the Fire.




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