Linda Sundblad

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Linda Sundblad
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Background information
Birth nameLinda Caroline Sundblad
Born (1981-07-05) 5 July 1981 (age 39)
Origin Lidköping, Sweden
GenresPop, dance, Europop
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter
Website www.lindasundblad.com

Linda Caroline Sundblad (born 5 July 1981, in Lidköping) is a Swedish singer, actress and model.

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Career

Lambretta

Dropping out of school at the age of 15 to join the pop-rock music band Lambretta, she experienced much success at a young age. After releasing three albums with Lambretta, she decided in Autumn 2005 to go solo. [1]

Solo

Her first solo single, "Oh Father", was released in September 2006 and her debut album, Oh My God!, a couple of months later. "Oh Father" was nominated for a Grammis award. [2] Musicwise it remained silent around Sundblad until the second part of 2009 when the new single "2 All My Girls" was released and a second album announced [3] for 24 March 2010.

Other projects

She is also featured on the Reflections album by Apocalyptica, for which she sings the vocals to "Faraway Vol.2". Sundblad works currently with House music artist Rasmus Faber; she sang for him on the single "Everything Is Alright", [4] which was released on 22 November 2008 and on his second single "Always", which was released on 6 April 2009. Sundblad also features on Rasmus Faber's debut album Where We Belong. [5]

Melodifestivalen 2011

Linda Sundblad participated in Melodifestivalen 2011, the Swedish selection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2011. She competed in the third semi-final on 19 February 2011 in Cloetta Center, Linköping with the song "Lucky You" which finished 6th and did not qualify for the final.

Model career

Sundblad has worked since 2005 as a model, presenting L'Oréal and Munthe plus Simonsen. [6]

Radio career

Since 8 November 2006 Sunblad has worked as a radio announcer at Sveriges Radio [7] where she moderated the programme P3 Star.

Discography

Singles

Albums

Lambretta

Albums

Singles

Guest appearances

Singles

with Apocalyptica
with Rasmus Faber
with Kleerup

TV appearances

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References

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  2. "Bästa Läsningen • Snyggaste Modet". Cafe.se. Retrieved 6 November 2012.
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 12 August 2010. Retrieved 23 July 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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