Sanni Kurkisuo

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Sanni
Sanni Kurkisuo at YleX PoP 2014.jpg
Background information
Birth name Sanni Mari Elina Kurkisuo
Born (1993-05-21) 21 May 1993 (age 25)
Lohja, Finland
Genres Electropop
Years active 2001–present
Labels Warner Music Finland

Sanni Mari Elina Kurkisuo (born 26 May 1993), better known by her mononym Sanni, is a Finnish singer, songwriter and actress signed to Warner Music Finland.

Career[edit]

Sanni performing at Ilosaarirock in 2016.

In 2001 she won the Napero-Finlandia prize for a writing competition. In 2012 she graduated from Sibelius-lukio arts school. The same year, she appeared in a role in the Finnish film Miss Farkku-Suomi.[1]

She has also pursued a musical career and was in a number of bands since the age of 13. She was featured in "Pumppaa", a single by Aste.[2] She released her first solo single "Prinsessoja ja astronautteja" in April 2013. It peaked at number three on The Official Finnish Charts. Her debut album Sotke mut was released in 2013.

On February 13, 2015, she released a new single, "2080-luvulla".[3] Her second studio album Lelu, was released on 24 April 2015. She participated in the fourth season of the Finnish music reality show Vain elämää.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Title Peak position
FIN
[3]
2013 Sotke mut 9
2015 Lelu 1
2016 Sanni 1

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak position Album
FIN
[3]
2013 "Prinsessoja ja astronautteja" 3 Sotke mut
"Jos mä oon oikee"
"Me ei olla enää me" 3
2014 "Dementia"
"Hakuna matata"
2015 "2080-luvulla" 3 Lelu
"Pojat" (featuring Tippa-T) 11
"Supernova"
"Ei" 3 Vain elämää kausi 4 – päivä
2016 "Että mitähän vittua" 1 Sanni
"Vahinko" 2
"Oo se kun oot" (featuring Paperi T) 1
"Ku Kanye Kanyee" (featuring Cheek) 5
2017 "Tahdon rakastella sinua" 4 TBA
"Timantit on ikuisia" 5 Vain elämää kausi 7
"Ravistettava ennen käyttöä" 13
"Kelpaat kelle vaan" (featuring Apocalyptica) 2
"Minä sinua vaan" 20
2018 "Pornoo" 1 TBA
"Jacuzzi" 1
"Sit ku mä oon vapaa" 7

Featured in[edit]

Year Title Peak position Album
FIN
[4]
2014 "Flexaa"
(Cheek featuring Sanni and VilleGalle)
3
2015 "Lähtisitkö"
(VilleGalle featuring Sanni)
1 Vain elämää kausi 4 – ilta
2016 "Miten eskimot suutelee?"
(Robin featuring Sanni)
14 Yhdessä

Other charted songs[edit]

Year Title Peak position Album
FIN
[3]
2015 "Levoton tyttö" 17 Vain elämää kausi 4 – ilta

References[edit]

  1. ^ Iltalehti: Sanni Kurkisuo on tämän kevään ylioppilas ja tulevaisuuden tähti (in Finnish)
  2. ^ NRJ.fi Onko tässä Suomen uusi pop-prinsessa? Archived 2013-04-11 at the Wayback Machine. (in Finnish)
  3. ^ a b c d "Sanni". Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland ry. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "Cheek: Flexaa (Feat. Sanni & Villegalle)". IFPI Finland. 17 August 2014. Retrieved 11 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Sanni at Wikimedia Commons