Nina Persson Biography
Nina Elisabet Persson born on 6 September 1974 is the lead singer and lyricist of the Swedish pop group The Cardigans. She has also worked as a solo artist, releasing two albums as A Camp and one under her own name. She has also appeared as a guest artist with many other acts.
Persson made her acting debut in the movie Om Gud vill which was released in 2006.
She appears on the Manic Street Preachers song “Your Love Alone Is Not Enough”, which reached #2 on the UK chart, on the album Send Away the Tigers. She also features on the 2009 Sparklehorse/Danger Mouse collaboration Dark Night of the Soul singing “Daddy’s Gone”.
Persson’s first solo album released under her own name, Animal Heart, was released on 10 February 2014 on the independent British record label Lojinx Records.
The Cardigans are a Swedish rock band formed in Jönköping, Sweden, in 1992, by guitarist Peter Svensson, bassist Magnus Sveningsson, drummer Bengt Lagerberg, keyboardist Lars-Olof Johansson and lead singer Nina Persson, with the line-up remaining unchanged to this day.
Their debut album Emmerdale (1994) gave them a solid base in their home country and enjoyed some success abroad, especially in Japan. It was not until their second album Life (1995) that an international reputation was secured. Their popularity rose when their single “Lovefool”, from the album First Band on the Moon (1996), was included in the soundtrack to the 1996 film Romeo + Juliet.
Other singles included “Erase/Rewind” and “My Favourite Game” from the album Gran Turismo (1998). After a two-year hiatus the band returned recording and releasing their fifth album Long Gone Before Daylight (2003) a mellower country-laden record. Their last album Super Extra Gravity (2005), a continuation of the country music infused by pop sensibility and further maturing in the band’s sound. After a 2006 tour, the band embarked on a long five-year break from musical activities, before reuniting in 2012 to play several concerts. Overall the band sold over 15 million albums worldwide.
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A Camp is the self-titled debut album by A Camp, the side project of Nina Persson, vocalist for the popular Swedish indie/pop band The Cardigans. The album garnered significant critical acclaim from music critics. It produced two singles, “I Can Buy You” (UK #46) and “Song for the Leftovers”. The album reached #87 on the UK Album Chart.
|1.||“Frequent Flyer” (Nina Persson, Nathan Larson)||3:22|
|2.||“I Can Buy You”||3:49|
|3.||“Angel of Sadness”||4:22|
|4.||“Such a Bad Comedown”||3:59|
|5.||“Song for the Leftovers”||3:38|
|6.||“Walking the Cow” (Daniel Johnston)||3:04|
|7.||“Hard as a Stone”||2:28|
|8.||“Algebra” (Nina Persson)||3:33|
|10.||“The Same Old Song”||5:33|
|11.||“The Oddness of the Lord”||3:28|
|12.||“Rock ‘n’ Roll Ghost” (Paul Westerberg)||3:59|
|13.||“The Bluest Eyes in Texas” (Van Stephenson, Dave Robbins, Tim DuBois)||5:04|
|14.||“Elephant” (Nina Persson, Mark Linkous)||4:19|
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Larson is married to The Cardigans lead singer, Nina Persson. They have a son named Nils who was born on September 30, 2010. Wed in Malmö, Sweden, the couple currently reside in New York City in the Manhattan neighborhood of Harlem. He was previously engaged to actress and musician Kerri Kenney-Silver.
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