Så skimrande var aldrig havet

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"Så skimrande var aldrig havet"
Song
LanguageSwedish
Written1948
Songwriter(s)Evert Taube

"Så skimrande var aldrig havet" (English: "The Sea Was Never So Shimmering") is a 1948 love ballad written by Evert Taube. Roxette vocalist Marie Fredriksson recorded a critically acclaimed version for the 1990 tribute album Taube.[1] In 1997, Norwegian singer Elisabeth Andreassen recorded the song as the title track on her album Så skimrande var aldrig havet.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Törnkvist, Anna (3 March 2014). "Marie Fredriksson är skör – och stark" [Marie Fredriksson is brittle – and strong]. Barometern (in Swedish). Gota Media. Retrieved 20 April 2019.