Victoria Bergsman

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Victoria Bergsman
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Bergsman performing in New York in 2007
Background information
Born (1977-05-04) 4 May 1977 (age 41)
  • Vocalist
  • musician
  • songwriter
Years active 1995–present
Associated acts

Victoria Bergsman (born 4 May 1977) is a Swedish songwriter, musician, and vocalist best known as singer of the indie pop band The Concretes from 1995 to 2006. Since announcing her departure from the band on 24 July 2006 she has been recording for her new solo project Taken by Trees. Bergsman also provided guest vocals for the hit Peter Bjorn and John single "Young Folks" from the album Writer's Block.[1]

In 2009, her solo project Taken by Trees released East of Eden, a collaboration with Pakistani musicians. A version of the album will be released with a short documentary about its recording.[2]

She had the main role in a version of New Order's "Temptation" video: