David Kreuger

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David Kreuger is a Swedish songwriter and music producer.



David Kreuger began at Cheiron Studios in the spring of 1993. During the period 1993-1997, he worked with Per Magnusson on several projects. Together, they produced and wrote songs for Swedish artists such as E-Type and Leila K, but also for international groups such as Solid Harmonie and Lyte Funkie Ones. Kreuger, Magnusson, and Jörgen Elofsson worked with Boyzone on their album Where We Belong in 1997, and Britney Spears's debut studio album in 1999.

He also co-produced Leah Haywood's debut single We Think It's Love, which was a top ten single in Australia. Kreuger also co-wrote the second #1 hit, "If I Let You Go", by Westlife.

Eurovision Song Contest national finals entries

Melodifestivalen entries (Sweden)
YearArtistTitleCo-written withResult
2012 Youngblood "Youngblood" Fredrik Kempe Second Chance
2014 Alcazar "Blame It on the Disco"Fredrik Kempe, Hamed "K-One" Pirouzpanah3rd
Oscar Zia "Yes We Can"Fredrik Kempe, Hamed "K-One" Pirouzpanah8th
Sanna Nielsen "Undo"Fredrik Kempe, Hamed "K-One" Pirouzpanah1st
2015 Eric Saade "Sting"Arash Fahmi, Fredrik Kempe, Hamed "K-One" Pirouzpanah5th
Kristin Amparo "I See You"Kristin Amparo, Fredrik KempeSecond Chance
2016 Samir & Viktor "Bada nakna"Fredrik Kempe, Anderz Wrethov12th
2017 Robin Bengtsson "I Can't Go On"Hamed "K-One" Pirouzpanah, Robin Stjernberg 1st
2018 Jessica Andersson "Party Voice"Fredrik Kempe, Niklas Carson Mattsson, Jessica Andersson11th
2019 Jon Henrik Fjällgren "Norrsken (Goeksegh)"Fredrik Kempe, Niklas Carson Mattsson, Jon Henrik Fjällgren4th
2020 William Stridh "Molnljus"Markus Lidén, Christian Holmström, William Stridh5th (Semi-final)
2021 Jessica Andersson"Horizon"Fredrik Kempe, Marcus Lidén, Christian Holmström5th (Semi-final)
Klara Hammarström "Beat of Broken Hearts"Fredrik Kempe, Niklas Carson Mattson, Andreas Wijk6th
Krajowe Eliminacje entries (Poland)
YearArtistTitleCo-written withResult
2017 Isabell Otrębus"Voiceless"Fredrik Kempe4th

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